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Artists in Action: Marie Cuozzo, Japanese Kumihimo Braiding

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

Join us for our monthly Artists in Action series, this month featuring Marie Cuozzo who will demonstrate ancient art of Japanese Kumihimo, a braiding technique developed in the 7th century by the Japanese to braid colorful silk cords. Using the traditional Muradai braiding table and working with glass beads, center stones and nylon cords she creates unique necklaces and bracelets.
Sponsored by the Saratoga Springs Public Library and Saratoga Arts.

Waterfalls: Workhorses of the Industrial Revolution - Thursdays @ Noon Series

Date: Thursday, June 2
Time: Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

The presentation will consist of a talk followed by a slide show featuring some of the most awesome waterfalls in the Capital Region as well as Eastern New York State.

So You Want to Join the Circus?

Date: Saturday, June 11
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Circus arts can be challenging and fun, but did you know that they also improve hand-eye co-ordination, concentration, manipulation, throwing and catching skills, ambidexterity, encompass both fine and gross motor control and are excellent cross lateral exercises? Watch student performers from the Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs demonstrate circus skills, then have a chance to throw your hat into the ring! For children ages 5 and up. Registration begins May 20 online, in person, or by calling 584-7860 x305.