Calling kids (1st-4th grade), for improvisational drama games! Never acted before but always wanted to try? Looking for a way to build your sharing and cooperation skills? Join us for fun and games that are sure to test your quick-thinking skills. Remember, in improv, everyone wins! Warning: hilarity will ensue...
Make your party stand out this year with some great horrorgami! Join us as we make origami Halloween decorations. We will be doing patterns that can be replicated at home--simple enough for all ages.
Please join us for our first memoir discussion, "One Writer's Beginnings" by Eudora Welty. Ms. Welty recounts how her family and her surroundings contributed to the shaping not only of her personality but of her writing. Books are available one month before the discussion at Maze Branch.
Steve Fisher needs you! Help him paint an image of the Lake Theater for his aMAZEing Art display, "Local Icons." This is a hands-on event--Painting can be messy--Wear old clothes.
Join us at Maze to discuss "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital" by Sheri Fink. As the flood waters rose after Hurricane Katrina, patients, staff, and families who sheltered in New Orleans Memorial Hospital faced a crisis far worse than the storm itself. Without power, an evacuation plan, or strong leadership, caregiving became chaotic, and exhausted doctors and nurses found it difficult to make even the simplest decisions. Unfortunately, when it came to making the hardest decisions, some of them seem to have failed.
A monthly knitting group for new knitters, experienced knitters and even lapsed knitters. We'll knit, chat and solve the world's problems. Bring your project, and we'll provide the technical support to help you along to completion!
Each month we'll ask you to make two recipes from a designated cookbook: we'll choose the first recipe and ask you to make it at home; you choose the second and bring it to our discussion to share. We'll meet to discuss both recipes and to sample the one you chose. We'll have a potluck of tasty treats! This month's selection is "Keepers" by Kathy Brennan & Caroline Campion, and our recipe choice is Smoky Turkey Chili. Copies of the book are available at Maze Branch one month prior to the event.
A conversational roundtable for parents and caregivers who want to learn how to make the most of the family dinner. Learn how to introduce healthy foods to picky eaters from registered dietician, Bri Kellogg, and discover fun games and strategies for keeping the ones you love around the table longer from Cheryl Muñoz, of the Sugar Beet Co-op.
Join us at maze to discuss "The Face of a Stranger" by Anne Perry.The year is 1856 and Queen Victoria reigns. After recovering from a serious carriage accident, police detective William Monk finds he has lost his memory. He is assigned to investigate the brutal murder of an aristocratic Crimean war hero and in the process finds out more of his own past and is terrified of what he learns. During his investigations he meets Hester Latterly, a forthright young woman of middle class, who nursed with Florence Nightingale in Crimea.
This tool does everything! Watch an episode of "Doctor Who" and make your very own sonic screwdriver using pens, clay, and marbles. Supplies provided. Best for ages 9+.