Fun Things to Do

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Getting Cozy

Winter is settling in nicely and it's the perfect time to find activities to hep you get cozy at home. From baking to crafting, the library has provided activities for you and your loved ones to try. You can also browse the Fun Things archives by age group below.

Learn to bake tart cherry scones

Maria Kozi, owner of local bakery Kneads & Wants Artisan Bakery, demonstrates how to make tart cherry scones. 

For even more recipes, be sure to check out our video series, Food Science for the Win.

Make a Nesting Ball

Winter may be a challenging time for many animals, including native birds. You and your family can help birds get settled for the winter by creating a nesting ball. These balls are filled with common materials that birds use to make their nests.

Create a Journal

Jimmy, experiential learning lead at the library, walks you through creating a journal from scratch. These DIY journals are made using recycled and upcycled materials and are perfect for your daily journaling!

Fun Things to Do for Kids and Families

Arts and crafts, science and nature, music, play, and of course--storytime anytime! 

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Fun Things to Do for All Ages

Get creative, get outside, learn something new, or find something to celebrate!

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Fun Things to Do for Adults

Find recipes and food science, book recommendations, engage with history and culture, and more.

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