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Crete Public Library

Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

CRETE | The Knot just for Knitters group is an ever-changing one. There is no commitment, people come when they can for the companionship and the dedicated time to work with the needles of their choice. Sewing, knitting, crocheting, needle point; all needle-workers are welcome.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

The table is covered with the latest baby hat delivery created by the Knot just for Knitters group that meets twice a month at the Crete Public Library.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am
Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

Knot just for Knitters donates baby hats for the uninsured

Cindy Gustafson, Maricarmen Kick, Deb Meder, Helena Ford, and Faye Sasuta discuss their latest projects and their philanthropic knitting goals at a recent meeting of the Knot just for Knitters group at the Crete Public Library.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am
Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

CRETE | Bubble performer Bubble Wonders wowed a packed room full of the young and the young at heart at the Crete Public Library with amazing tricks involving those beautiful and delicate wonders, bubbles.

July 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Garden parties, wilderness walks at the Crete Library

CRETE | The displays in the Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., are once again highlighting the people of the area and allowing their journeys in life to fill the library's spaces.

July 20, 2014 12:00 am
Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

Geoff Akins Hannah, the bubble performer, uses magic and comedy to explain the science of bubbles to children at the Crete Public Library for its recent Bubble Wonders program.

July 19, 2014 12:00 am
Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

Crete library lets youth experience the wonder of bubbles

Bubble performer Geoff Akins Hannah shows off his bubble-making skills during a recent program at the Crete Public Library.

July 19, 2014 12:00 am
Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

CRETE | Kids of all ages grabbed paint and brushes June 26 and turned the blank and boring asphalt parking lot of the Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., into a multicolored canvas of imagination and art in the annual Paint the Parking Lot event.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Jermey White with his rendition of the Cubs logo at the Crete library's Paint the Parking Lot event last month.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am
Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Crete Library parking lot gets artistic makeover

Nathaniel Nelson, with arms and hands covered in blue, added a little green paint to his canvas during the Crete library's Paint the Parking Lot event in June.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am
Busting myths at the Crete Library

Busting myths at the Crete Library

Emma Gunka, Asiyah Sanders, and Olivia ZImmerman look on nervously as Miss Gayle of the Crete Library's Youth Services Division and Sophia Houchins try to break their eggs at a Myth Busters event.

June 29, 2014 12:00 am
Busting myths at the Crete Library

Busting myths at the Crete Library

CRETE | At the Crete Public Library District, about 20 tweens turned up on June 19 to test their myth-busting chops against such "everybody knows it" type facts as "bread always falls butter side down" and "eggs are very fragile." Well, according to their tally, bread does NOT always fall wi…

June 29, 2014 12:00 am

Technology available at the Crete Public Library

CRETE | The Crete Public Library District, 1177 N. Main St., now has a variety of creative technologies available for patrons to use. Audio recording (for music or podcasts), video recording, digital animation and graphic design are some of the things that can be done with the new equipment.

May 15, 2014 12:00 am
Seniors renew their driving skills at the Crete Public Library

Seniors renew their driving skills at the Crete Public Library

Students study the rules of the road with each other at the Crete Public Library District during the AARP Driver Safety Course.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am

Crete Public Library announces upcoming events

CRETE | The Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., announces upcoming events. To register or for more information call the library at (708) 672-8017 or go online at www.cretelibrary.org.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Crete library hosts Tween Iron Chef

Crete library hosts Tween Iron Chef

CRETE | On March 10, 'tweens at the Crete Library District were challenged to create with food.

March 31, 2014 12:00 am
Crete library hosts Tween Iron Chef

Crete library hosts Tween Iron Chef

Ronald Emery and Rick Blatz with their teen helper Chad show their sculpture of "Steve," the popular Minecraft character.

March 31, 2014 12:00 am

Crete library announces upcoming events

CRETE | The Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., announces upcoming events for March and April. For information or to register call (708) 672-8017.

March 24, 2014 12:00 am
Sing your way through history at the Crete Public Library

Sing your way through history at the Crete Public Library

CRETE | The Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., hosts a fun and educational musical journey at 3 p.m. April 7.

March 19, 2014 12:00 am
Sing your way through history at the Crete Public Library

Sing your way through history at the Crete Public Library

Folksinger Adam Miller will perform April 7 at the Crete Public Library.

March 19, 2014 12:00 am
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