Art and Craft Programs

Creativity for all ages

Tap into your inner artist with these upcoming programs

Adult Programs

New Age Social Club

Tuesday Jun. 4
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

Are you obsessed with astrology? Love tarot? Want to learn more about crystals? This is the social club for you! Discuss and learn more about all things esoteric.

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Acrylic Painting Workshop

Saturday Jun. 8
at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Oregon

Try your hand at painting with acrylics! Local artist Molly Miller will lead this class where you'll create an acrylic painting on canvas.

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Home Repair Workshop

Saturday Jun. 8
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Locke

Keep your property looking good! This series will show you how to complete basic home repairs.

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Anime for Grown Ups

Wednesday Jun. 12
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: West Toledo

Anime Romance is in the air! Wait, there's magic too? Let's look at clips and explore some of the best shows in this genre.

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Basic Cricut: Summer Celebrations

Thursday Jun. 13
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Create and celebrate with Cricut! Delores Samson and Susan Hanthorn will show us how to use the Cricut to make items celebrating summer special occasions.

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Metroparks Toledo Presents: Fly Fishing 101

Friday Jun. 14
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Point Place

Learn the basic principles of fly fishing. We’ll cover poles and reels, discuss dry versus wet flies and learn about simple fly patterns. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Teens and adults 15+.

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Open Crafting with the Fiberworks Orphans

Saturday Jun. 15
at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

What you craft is up to you at this open-ended event! Bring needlecrafts - including knitting, crocheting, lacemaking and so much more.

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Home Repair Workshop

Saturday Jun. 15
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Locke

Keep your property looking good! This series will show you how to complete basic home repairs.

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Home Repair Workshop

Saturday Jun. 22
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Locke

Keep your property looking good! This series will show you how to complete basic home repairs.

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Recycled Papermaking

Monday Jun. 24
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Don’t throw out that old paper! In this hands-on class participants will learn how to craft their own unique paper using recycled materials. Presented by Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful.

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Cricut Basics

Monday Jun. 24
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: King Road

Get a short introduction to some of the things Cricut can do! Start with a brief tour of features of Design Space, then some simple projects to try to get you started using this fun cutting machine.

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Home Repair Workshop

Saturday Jun. 29
at 10:30 a.m.

Location: Locke

Keep your property looking good! This series will show you how to complete basic home repairs.

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Teen Programs

Photography Basics for Teens

Wednesday May. 29
at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Instructor James "Dirty Kics" Dickerson is a photographer whose work has been featured in art galleries in Toledo and Sylvania. Digital cameras are provided - bring a flash drive to save your photos.

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Twisted Art

Wednesday Jun. 5
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Pick a theme at random, draw it out, and show it off! No experience or skills necessary - just have fun!

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Twisted Art

Thursday Jun. 6
at 1:00 p.m.

Location: Sanger

Pick a theme at random, draw it out, and show it off! No experience or skills necessary - just have fun!

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Painting 101

Thursday Jun. 6
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Lagrange

Looking for a creative outlet? Learn the basics of any painter, with step by step techniques sure to develop the great artist in everyone. Presented by Sofia Quintera Art and Cultural Center

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Ukulele Club

Thursday Jun. 6
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Have you ever wanted to play a ukulele? This club is for you. Bring your own instrument or use ours. Learn as you go, no experience necessary. Enjoy playing together and learning new songs.

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Henna with Body Art by Jen

Tuesday Jun. 11
at 12:00 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Make temporary waves with henna tattoos from artist Jen. Space is limited.

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Art Studio

Tuesday Jun. 11
at 1:00 p.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

Unleash your creativity and experiment with materials and media in unexpected ways during these tween and teen expression workshops. Projects range from paper making to tie dying.

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Henna with Body Art by Jen

Tuesday Jun. 11
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Reynolds Corners

Make temporary waves with henna tattoos from artist Jen. Space is limited.

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Bubble Art

Wednesday Jun. 12
at 1:00 p.m.

Location: Washington

Do you love bubbles? Do you love arts and crafts? Try Bubble Art! We’ll be making one of a kind artwork using bubbles and paint. Beware, it is messy!

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Henna with Body Art by Jen

Thursday Jun. 13
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: South

Make temporary waves with henna tattoos from artist Jen. Space is limited.

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Henna with Body Art by Jen

Thursday Jun. 13
at 1:00 p.m.

Location: Sanger

Make temporary waves with henna tattoos from artist Jen. Space is limited.

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Tie-Dye Mania

Thursday Jun. 13
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Dress to get messy and bring a clean white t-shirt to create a cool tie-dye creation. Snacks will be served. Grades 5-12.

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Childrens Programs

Moon Art

Monday Jun. 3
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Craft your own lunar art with puffy paint, then create and enjoy a delicious space treat!

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Moon Art

Thursday Jun. 6
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Toledo Heights

Craft your own lunar art with puffy paint, then create and enjoy a delicious space treat!

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Mini Monet

Monday Jun. 10
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Bring out the artist in you! Join us for an afternoon art project.

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Radial Weaving

Tuesday Jun. 11
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: King Road

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Radial Weaving

Saturday Jun. 15
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Moon Art

Tuesday Jun. 18
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Washington

Craft your own lunar art with puffy paint, then create and enjoy a delicious space treat!

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Radial Weaving

Tuesday Jun. 18
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Sanger

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Mini Monet

Monday Jun. 24
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Bring out the artist in you! Join us for an afternoon art project.

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Radial Weaving

Monday Jun. 24
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Radial Weaving

Wednesday Jun. 26
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Heatherdowns

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Radial Weaving

Thursday Jun. 27
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Washington

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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Radial Weaving

Thursday Jun. 27
at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Toledo Heights

Over and under the warp with the weft! What does that mean? Learn weaving basics to create a beautiful circular design.

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