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Artists in Action: Judy Donovan, Quilter

Date: Wednesday, September 2
Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location: New & Popular Reading Area

Join us for our monthly Artists in Action series, this month featuring a demonstration of the art of quilting by Judy Donovan, Past President of the Wings Falls Quilters Guild. Ms. Donovan has been quilting since 1999 and primarily pieces her quilts, with some applique. She favors traditional quilting and enjoys finding new ways to use traditional blocks. Some of her quilts will be on display and she will discuss how she selects fabric and patterns. Sponsored by the Saratoga Springs Public Library and Saratoga Arts.

Craftatoga: Stenciled Pillowcases

Date: Wednesday, September 9
Time: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Susman Room

Create beautiful do-it-yourself stenciled pillows with fabric paint and stencils. Use one of the stencil designs we will create in class or bring your own design. Fabric paints/markers and material for making stencils will be provided. Please bring one plain-colored throw pillowcase, or 1.5 yards of fabric to sew your own. Register online through our website calendar or by calling (518) 584-7860 extension 248.

Brown Bag Lunch: "Saratoga Lake Through the Years"

Date: Thursday, September 10
Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Get a glimpse into the Saratoga Lake of your childhood memories. This three speaker discussion will tell the tales of our hometown lake, from rowing and sailing to gambling and celebrities, and everything in between. Let us regale you with our stories of lakeside superstitions, sports and steamers, sure to amuse and delight!