Beginner’s Sewing

Starting Wednesday, May 6th at 6 pmBeginnerssewinglogo

Dust off your sewing machine and bring it to our beginners sewing class.  Learn the basics of using your sewing machine from threading to sewing.  We will look at the various types of sewing machines, the tools of the trade, and fabric preparation.  We will make a pillow case using the “Magic Sausage Roll”  method.   You will learn how to prepare the fabric, cut, pin, press and sew 1/4” and French seams while completing this project.

Bring:  A portable sewing machine with owner’s manual, machine sewing needles, extension cord, bobbins, thread, scissors, straight pins, pincushion, and tape measure.

Class duration 4 weeks, 2 hour sessions.

Maximum participants: 5
Click here to register or contact the Library.

Spring Fling Extravaganza

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Music in the Annex: Lance Middlebrook & Frends

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Lance Middlebrook & Friends

May 16 @ 7:30pm

Lance Middlebrook takes to the Annex stage once again and he’s bringing along a few friends. Lance (formerly of Wooden Nickel) has a repertoire consisting of an eclectic mix of folk, traditional, obscure covers and original music.

Doors open at 7 PM. $5 suggested donation at the door.
Refreshments available.

Sponsored Harney & Sons Fine Teas, Irving Farm Coffee House,  and Moore & More Printing.

Library Yarns

Wednesdays at 6:30pmyarn balls

Join our adult knitting group every Wednesday night for lively conversation and knits.

Need help with a pattern or just want to learn? Stop by, someone is always willing to help.

Crocheters and other Fiber Artists Welcome, Too!

 

eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

Computer Help

Want to learn more about computers? Sign up for our one-on-one workshop. The library will be offering their basic computer classes on a one-on-one basis.

We will also be offering e-reader help, overdrive workshop, and help with any computer problem.

Walk-ins are welcome but signing up is strongly encouraged.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.

Learn a foreign language fast!

Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Lessons available in over 30  languages !

Need to repair your car?

Wondering if your car has a recall? Get the full Chilton Manual for any car through our website! With your library card you get anytime, anywhere access for every domestic and foreign automobile and light truck.