iMake Fall Schedule

iMake, SPPL’s do-it-yourself series for ages 10-18, will return to its regular schedule  on Tuesday, September 12! We have a fun line-up of maker activities to keep teen and pre-teen patrons having fun all autumn long. iMake offers a new project every week on Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. at the Main Library. Examples of past projects include duct tape roses, weaving on handmade looms, folded books, printmaking and more!

Fall Schedule 2017

September 12: Wire flowers—Use beading wire and nail polish to create tiny, colorful flowers.

September 19: CD mandala suncatchers—Upcycle old CDs into beautiful suncatchers using window paint!

September 26: Solar cooker—Using simple household materials, make a solar cooker that really works!

October 3: Needle felting—Create two or three dimensional works of art made from colorful wool that you shape with a felting needle.

October 10: Harry Potter Howlers—Send a message to a friend, Hogwarts style!

October 17: Cork pendants—Recycle old corks into fashionable pendants, earrings, keychains and more.

October 24: Origami wallets—Learn how to make a simple wallet out of scrapbook paper.

October 31: Costume craft-off—Create a costume out of the supplied materials…within an hour!! Participants will have a chance to show off their creations at a mini-fashion show.

November 7: Headphone holders—Make a stylish case to store your headphones in, keeping them safe and tangle-free while still within easy reach!

November 14: Duct tape flowers & feathers—Use duct tape to make colorful flowers and decorative feathers.

November 21: Book turkeys—Fold old books into turkey centerpieces!

iMake is made possible through the support of the Friends of the South Portland Public Library. For more information, call Youth Services at 767-7660 x 3.

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