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    Stony Creek Chamber of Commerce: www.stonycreekchamber.com

    Stony Creek Volunteer Fire Department: http://www.stonycreekfire.net

    Kathy's Income Tax Service: www.kathysincometaxservice.com

    Stony Creek Inn: www.stonycreekinn.net

    Town of Stony Creek: www.stonycreekny.com

    Warren County NY: www.co.warren.ny.us

    Southern Adirondack Library System: www.sals.edu

    New York State Library: www.nysl.nysed.gov

Dirty Dozen Garden Club to Begin

Posted by admin on April 18th, 2014

The award-winning garden club will begin meeting May 3 and Saturdays following at 10:00 a.m. at the Stony Creek Free Library. All children are welcome to participate in learning gardening fundamentals such as soil testing, planting, composting, hot and cold cropping and more. For more information, call 696-5911.

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Stony Creek Free Library to Hold Workshop

Posted by admin on April 18th, 2014

Are shopping bags clogging up your pantry? Ellie Benoit will be teaching a workshop for anyone interested in learning to crochet a tote from common plastic shopping bags. This two-session workshop will be held on Monday, May 12 and Monday, May 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. Cost of the two classes is $5.00 and participants should bring good scissors, shopping bags, and a crochet hook size G or larger. Extra bags and hooks will also be available for those who don’t have them.

On May 26, Ellie will demonstrate and assist the class in crafting a fabric liner for the totes. All are encouraged to bring sewing machines and thread. Fabric will be provided and there will be extra machines available. Participants are welcome to bring favorite fabrics of their own or to share. There is an example of a finished tote on the Stony Creek Free Library Facebook page. To sign up, call or leave a message at 696-5911. To learn to crochet, visit the Crafty Creekers on Monday nights at 7:00 p.m. at the library.

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Beginning Watercolor Class Offered

Posted by admin on April 17th, 2014

Artist Tom Ryan will teach a one day watercolor class at the Stony Creek Town Hall on Saturday, May 17 from 10 to 4:30pm. If you have ever wanted to experience the fun of watercolor but haven’t had the confidence to start, this workshop is for you. It is designed for beginners or those who have been away from painting far too long. Attendees should bring in several photographs of a subject(s) that interest them. Instructor photographs will also be available to participants. This class is recommended for ages 13 and up. Cost is $15 per student. Supplies are included. Please bring a lunch for the 30 minute break. Call the Stony Creek Library to reserve a spot at 696-5911.

This event is made possible, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Program, administered locally by the Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council.

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Beginners Sewing Class

Posted by admin on March 26th, 2014

Pat Carbery will be teaching a beginners sewing class on Monday, April 21 at 6:00 p.m. at the library for anyone interested in learning to sew or troubleshooting their own machine. You know the tangled messes you can get underneath whatever you are attempting to stitch? Well, Pat can help! Bring your machine, thread, and basic cotton fabric to learn the fundamentals of sewing. If you don’t have a machine, come anyway, because we’ll have a few extras. Class size is limited to 8 people, so sign up soon by calling the library- 696-5911.

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Call for Applicants for Young Artists Exhibition Sponsored by The Stony Creek Youth Program

Posted by admin on March 26th, 2014

Youth up to 17 years of age, who reside in the town of Stony Creek, are invited to enter their original works of art for The Stony Creek Young Artists Exhibition. Deadline to apply is April 25, 2014. Delivery of your child’s finished art for the show will not be due until shortly before the opening of the Young Artists Exhibition, which will be on display at the Stony Creek Library in June for public viewing. To obtain an application to enter the art show, call Patrice Jarvis-Weber at 696-3399, or email patricehope@frontiernet.net.

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