Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Library invites public to explore history, more

Posted: Friday, August 25, 2017

Explore ancient history through various avenues this fall with the Huntington Library’s Avenues of History family program. Every Thursday evening at 6 p.m. from September 7 through October 26, families are invited to explore a variety of ancient civilizations - such as Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia through avenues such as architecture, medicine and literature, with each session featuring a different avenue for every studied ancient culture. This program is great for the entire family.

The Kids Cooking series continues with “Decorate Cookies like a Pro.” Taking place at the Markle Library Wednesday, September 6 at 4:30 p.m. and the Huntington Library Monday, September 11 at 4:30 p.m. Nicki Sims from Sugar Mama’s Bakery will teach children ages eight to 12 years how to decorate sugar cookies.

Teens will have the chance to learn the bare bones of sewing with the Huntington Library’s Sewing Machine Basics program Saturday, September 9 at 2 p.m. Teens will learn the various parts of the sewing machine and craft their very own drawstring bag. The program is free.

The Huntington Library is located at 255 W. Park Drive; the Markle Library at 155 W. Sparks Street, Markle.