fawcettl's Blog http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/fawcettl en-US Knit Night - December http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-december <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/knitting_0.jpg" height="107" width="143" style="float:right;" />Join other handcrafters for an evening of sharing and learning. all ages and stages are welcome at this informal gathering on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004123&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">December 8 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm</a> in Group Study Room A. Bring your own project, yarn and needles http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-december#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 76522 at http://www.cantonpl.org Pinterest Live - Winter Holiday Edition http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/pinterest-live-winter-holiday-edition <p><img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/pinterest.preview.png" height="200" width="200" style="float:right;" />Join us for an evening filled with holiday crafts, frivolity, and good cheer. Tis the season for another installment of our popular "<a href="http://www.pinterest.com/cantonlibrary/pinterest-winter-holiday-edition/">Pinterest Live</a>" series! This time around we will tackle a variety of holiday themed "<a href="http://www.pinterest.com/cantonlibrary/pinterest-winter-holiday-edition/">Pins</a>" while enjoying seasonal music and sipping festive "Mocktails."  This program is for ages 14 and up and registration is required. <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004117&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursday December 11 at 7:00 PM</a>. </p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/pinterest-live-winter-holiday-edition#comments Arts and Crafts Sun, 23 Nov 2014 04:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 76540 at http://www.cantonpl.org Frozen Bracelets http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/frozen-bracelets <img width="200" height="200" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/frozenbracelet_0.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Join us for some frosty fun as we create snowflake themed charm bracelets.  This is a drop in craft program but space and supplies are limited.  Ages 10 and up welcome <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004118&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Tuesday December 30 at 2:00 PM</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/frozen-bracelets#comments Arts and Crafts Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:25:35 +0000 fawcettl 76544 at http://www.cantonpl.org Annual Medicare Enrollment http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/annual-medicare-enrollment <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/medicarepartd.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />The <a href="http://www.summitonthepark.org/">Canton Seniors Program, Club 55+,</a> is offering an informational session on <a href="http://mi-canton.civicplus.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=327&amp;month=11&amp;year=2014&amp;day=10&amp;calType=0">November 10 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM</a>. This is your opportunity to learn about the updates to Medicare Part D. Multiple counselors will be on hand to assist your enrollment into the plan. For more information or to RSVP call the senior center at 734-394-5485. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/annual-medicare-enrollment#comments Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:01:35 +0000 fawcettl 76406 at http://www.cantonpl.org Gluten Free Support Group - Holiday Baking Workshop http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-holiday-baking-workshop <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/glutenfreecookies.preview." height="150" width="200" style="float:right;" />Have you wondered why everyone is talking about being "gluten-free" ? Are you starting the journey of being gluten-free or have you been without gluten for a long time? This class/support group is for you. Dr. Cynthia Shaft-Toll DC will share health benefits of the gluten-free lifestyle. This month's meeting will focus on baking tips for the upcoming holidays. Join us <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004078">November 11 at 7:00 PM</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-holiday-baking-workshop#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 76306 at http://www.cantonpl.org PowerPoint Basics http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/powerpoint-basics-8 <img class="image image-_original" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/powerpoint.jpg" height="200" width="184" style="float:right;" />Learn to create multimedia presentations or slideshows. Prerequisites: Mouse and Word skills. Join us on Saturday <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004064&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">November 22 at 1:00 PM</a> in the Internet Lab. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/powerpoint-basics-8#comments Computer Classes Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 76300 at http://www.cantonpl.org Papercraft Playtime http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/papercraft-playtime <img width="200" height="150" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/papercraftparty.preview.png" style="float:right;" />Join us for an informal papercrafting session <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004088&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">November 25 at 6:30 PM</a>. Bring your creativity and we will provide the tools and supplies. Create greeting cards, bookmarks or whatever strikes your fancy. Ages 12 and up, no registration required. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/papercraft-playtime#comments Arts and Crafts Tweens Teens Adults Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 76308 at http://www.cantonpl.org Knit Night - November http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-october <img width="143" height="107" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/knitting_0.jpg" style="float:right;" />Join other handcrafters for an evening of sharing and learning. all ages and stages are welcome at this informal gathering on November 10 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm in Group Study Room A. Bring your own project, yarn and needles. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-october#comments Arts and Crafts Adults Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75891 at http://www.cantonpl.org Canton Resident One Stop Open House http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/canton-resident-one-stop-open-house <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/newcomersclub.preview.png" style="float:right;" />To help current and new residents integrate into our community, the <a href="http://www.cantonwomen.com/">Canton Newcomers &amp; Neighbors Club</a> has created a Canton Resident One Stop Open House on Wednesday, October 15 from 5:00-8:00 PM at the Canton Public Library.<br /><br /> A lineup of Canton leadership organizations and Canton Township direct service departments will be on hand to answer questions and provide more information. This is your chance to connect to the clerk’s office to start the process of registering to vote and the treasurer’s office to purchase a recycling bin. The police department will provide safety tips and Leisure Services will have information on the free, quality of life aspects of living in our beautiful township.<br /><br /> This free event also includes refreshments and free door prizes. For more information, go to <a href="http://www.cantonwomen.com/">cantonwomen.com</a> or contact Linda Obrec at <a href="mailto:Obrec@wowway.com">Obrec@wowway.com</a> or 734-945-6685. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/canton-resident-one-stop-open-house#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:34:50 +0000 fawcettl 76034 at http://www.cantonpl.org Gluten Free Support Group - October Session Cancelled http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-5 <img width="200" height="134" class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/gluten%20free.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Have you wondered why everyone is talking about being "gluten-free" ? Are you starting the journey of being gluten-free or have you been without gluten for a long time? This class/support group is for you. Dr. Cynthia Shaft-Toll DC will share health benefits of the gluten-free lifestyle : how and where to shop for gluten-free items, how to and where are the best gluten-free restaurants, how to cook for holidays and special events. Guest speakers also will be presenting at different months. Some sample gluten-free food will be available and we hope for the group to share their best recipes as well.  Group meets <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004024&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">October 14 at 7:00 PM</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-5#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75894 at http://www.cantonpl.org Pinterest Live - Trick or Treat Edition http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/pinterest-live-trick-or-treat-edition <p><img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/pinterest.preview.png" height="200" width="200" style="float:right;" />Join us for another edition of our popular <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/cantonlibrary/">Pinterest</a> Live program series.  This time around we tackle Halloween treats for your favorite ghosts and goblins. Staff librarian and crafting <span style="color:#111111;line-height:115%;font-family:Calibri, 'sans-serif';font-size:11pt;">enthusiast Laura Fawcett will host as participants roll</span> up their sleeves and attempt to recreate these three <a href="http://www.pinterest.com/cantonlibrary/pinterest-live-trick-or-treat-edition/">"Pins"</a>.  All supplies will be provided and registration is required.  Program will take place <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004050&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Thursday October 2 at 7:00 PM.</a>  </p> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/pinterest-live-trick-or-treat-edition#comments Arts and Crafts Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75892 at http://www.cantonpl.org From Skeptic to Believer: Inside Paranormal Investigation http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/skeptic-believer-inside-paranormal-investigation <img alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/BevKat_Gazebo.preview.jpg" style="float:right;" />Local authors Kathleen Tedsen and Beverlee Rydel from <a href="http://www.hauntedtravelsmi.com/">Haunted Travels of Michigan</a> will share details of their personal paranormal research. Together, these two sisters have traveled tens of thousands of miles around Michigan in search of the state's most haunted locations. Beginning as skeptics, what they have personally witnessed and recorded challenged their beliefs. Join us <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1004049">Tuesday October 21 at 7:00 PM.</a> http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/skeptic-believer-inside-paranormal-investigation#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75882 at http://www.cantonpl.org Movie Madness: The Fault in Our Stars http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/movie-madness-fault-our-stars <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/faultstars.preview.jpg" height="115" width="200" style="float:right;" />Join us Tuesday September 16 at 4:00 PM for an after school screening of one of this year's most anticipated films: <a href="http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_fault_in_our_stars/">The Fault in Our Stars</a>. Be sure to bring some snacks, a comfy blanket or pillow and of course your own box of tissues. No registration is required, but space is limited. This film is rated <a href="http://movies.about.com/od/miscellanous/f/film-ratings.htm">PG-13</a>. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/movie-madness-fault-our-stars#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:53:26 +0000 fawcettl 75731 at http://www.cantonpl.org Gluten Free Support Group http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-4 <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/gluten%20free.preview.jpg" width="200" height="134" style="float:right;" />Have you wondered why everyone is talking about being "gluten-free" ? Are you starting the journey of being gluten-free or have you been without gluten for a long time? This class/support group is for you. Dr Cynthia Shaft-Toll DC will share health benefits of the gluten-free lifestyle : how and where to shop for gluten-free items, how to and where are the best gluten-free restaurants, how to cook for holidays and special events. Guest speakers also will be presenting at different months. Some sample gluten-free food will be available and we hope for the group to share their best recipes as well.  Group meets <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003979&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Tuesday September 9</a> at 7:00 - 8:00 pm. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/gluten-free-support-group-4#comments Food and Cooking Health Adults Parents Seniors Programs Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75396 at http://www.cantonpl.org Knit Night - September http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-september <img class="image image-preview" alt="" src="https://www.cantonpl.org/sites/default/files/images/knitting_0.jpg" width="143" height="107" style="float:right;" />Join other handcrafters for an evening of sharing and learning. all ages and stages are welcome at this informal gathering on <a href="http://catalog.cantonpl.org/record=g1003978&amp;searchscope=0&amp;SORT2=R">Monday September 8</a> from 7:00 - 8:30 pm in Group Study Room A. Bring your own project, yarn and needles. http://www.cantonpl.org/blog/post/knit-night-september#comments Arts and Crafts Tweens Teens Adults Seniors Programs Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:59:00 +0000 fawcettl 75395 at http://www.cantonpl.org