Arts & Crafts

glitter purple mask

Maker's Social Club: Superhero Day!

  Join us in the Fab Lab for a new edition of Maker's Social Club.  This month, the Maker's Social Club will be celebrating Heroes Day! 
Laser cut diamond shapes

Learn to Use a Laser Cutter

Learn everything you need to know about creating files for the laser cutter and using the machine. All participants need to have taken Fab Lab Orientation. Sign up for this certification and other classes in the Fab Lab here.  Please note, available classes in the Fab Lab will only release 30 days in advance for sign-up.
Shredded back tank

T-Shirt Transformation

Transform a plain white t-shirt into a trendy, fashion forward item. This workshop will teach you how to design, cut, dye, paint, embellish, and/or totally transform your t-shirt. One free t-shirt will be provided per person.  Ages: 13-21
A fabric pattern of cartoon rockets and robots in shades of blue and green

Maker Month: Rockets and Robots

Explore motion and movement with rockets and robots in both the Children's and Teen Spaces. Have you thought much about robots before?  Consider the following: What makes a robot a robot? Does a robot need circuits?
DCPL sunglasses sit on a shelf, blinged out.

Bling Your Sunglasses

You’ve won your Summer Reading sunglasses - now make them your own!  You bring the sunglasses, we’ll bring the bling.
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Kick Back: Learn How to Sew Emoji Pillows

Join us in Teen Space to sew your own emoji pillows. The possibilities are endless. Don’t know how to sew? No problem. We’ll teach you how - it’s easy!
makerbot 3d printer

Maker's Social Club: Mermaid Day!

New month, new theme: Join us for another edition of Maker's Social Club. We will be celebrating Mermaid Day!  We will be be creating all things mermaid using the design software Tinkercad and our 3-D printers.  There are limited spaces, so register online at For children 6 and older, teens and adults. Children ages 6- 12 must be accompanied by a legal guardian at all times. 
Henna Hand

History of Henna

Learn the beautiful art and history of henna while practicing right here in the Deanwood Library! For ages 13-19. 
Crayon Art

Lets Get Crafty!

Come join us at Deanwood for a Teen Craft Night. All materials will be provided, just bring yourself! 
Several colorful bracelets made out of thread sit next to each other

Best Friends Forever

Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.”  -Muhammad Ali Drop by Teen Space to discuss friendship, review your favorite books with complex friendship plots, and make “old school” friendship bracelets for your own BFFs.  For anyone ages 13-19.