A&E briefs — April 21, 2021

  • Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:30am
  • Life

NOLS offers CreativiTea: Embroidery

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites adults to grab a warm cup of tea (or other favorite beverage) and join friends for a virtual crafting get together.

CreativiTea: Embroidery is set for 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, on Zoom. Go to nols.org, or by calling a NOLS branch to receive a Zoom link and to reserve a craft kit for pickup.

Learn some basic embroidery stitches and get a jump start on this original forest-themed embroidery project. No prior embroidery experience needed and all supplies will be provided. Participants will learn running, satin, chain and French knot stitches.

For more information on this and other library programs, visit nols.org, email to discover@nols.org or follow North Olympic Library System on Facebook and Instagram.

YMCA of Sequim to host open mic

The YMCA of Sequim, 610 N. Fifth Ave., hosts an open mic night for middle school-aged youths from 4-5:30 p.m. Friday, April 23.

Attendees are encouraged to bring and share short stories and/or poetry, be it original work or something to share.

Apple cider and snacks will be provided.

Call 360-477-4381, x302 to register.

Woodturning club to meet virtually

The Strait Turners Woodturning Club hosts guest speaker Allen Stratton of Utah when the club meets next, at noon on Tuesday, April 27 via Zoom.

Stratton will be demonstrating cross grain boxes.

Guests are invited to expand their knowledge of woodturning.

The club normally meets at the Gardiner Community Center; however, the club meets online currently and does not yet have a date when members will meet in person.

For more information, call Jackie Le Doux at 360-457-5172 (8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., after 5 p.m.) or 360-452-5673 (12:30-5 p.m.).

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