Jun
24
1:00 PM13:00

Natural Selections

All Ages | Purchase Tickets

Bewilder Floral, 2447 Sacramento St Berkeley, Ca 94702

Connect with the colors, textures, and patterns of our world. Inspired by discarded trimmings from Bewilder Floral, experiment with leaves, stems, buds and petals to compose your earth-based artworks. Together, we will arrange nature into abstract patterns, portraits, and more.

 

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Jul
9
4:00 PM16:00

Eco Jewelry

Brisbane Library | 250 Visitacion Ave, Brisbane, CA 94005

All Ages | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Jul
11
3:00 PM15:00

Upcycled Instruments

Pacifica Sanchez Library | 1111 Terra Nova Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044

All Ages| More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Jul
12
1:30 PM13:30

Upcycled Instruments

El Cerrito Library | 6510 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530

Ages 5-12 | More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Jul
12
5:30 PM17:30

Eco Jewelry

El Cerrito Library | 6510 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530

Adults | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Jul
13
11:30 AM11:30

Upcycled Instruments

Atherton Library | 2 Dinkelspiel Station Ln, Atherton, CA 94027

All Ages | More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Jul
13
2:30 PM14:30

Eco Jewelry

Foster City Library | 1000 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404

All Ages | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Jul
19
3:30 PM15:30

Itsy Bitsy Beings

Mill Valley Library | 375 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941
All Ages | More Information

Make your own insects, microbes, plankton, and tiny sculptures of all kinds in this assemblage workshop. Discover how to upcycle e-waste, hardware, books, and other odds and ends into real and imaginary creatures.

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Aug
2
2:30 PM14:30

Upcycled Instruments

Woodside Library | 3140 Woodside Rd, Woodside, CA 94062

All Ages| More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Aug
7
3:30 PM15:30

Upcycled Instruments

Reading Public Library | 64 Middlesex Ave. | Reading, MA 01867
Grades K-5th | More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Aug
16
3:30 PM15:30

Upcycled Instruments

Portola Valley Library | 765 Portola Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028

All Ages | More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

Upcycled Instruments

East Palo Alto Library | 1198, 2415 University Ave, East Palo Alto, CA 94303

All Ages| More Information

Tap, strum, shake, bang, and clang along with us! Make your own percussive and string instruments from household objects such as cans, bottle caps, utensils, and tools. Once assembled, we will put our sounds together to find our rhythm!

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Jun
15
1:00 PM13:00

Light Impressions

California Academy of Sciences | 55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA 94118
All Ages | More Information 

Depict imagery of California's ecosystems from the deserts to the redwoods; using light, shadow, color, and shape. Handmade from boxes and discarded papers, your glowing lantern will be a unique artwork that will describe the states biodiversity.

*Museum admission required.

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Jun
13
12:00 PM12:00

Light Impressions

San Carlos Library | 610 Elm St, San Carlos, CA 94070

All Ages | More Information

Discover how to depict your favorite moments of the spring and summer seasons through light, shadow, color, and shape. Handmade from a mason jar and other discarded objects, your glowing lantern will be a unique artwork lighting up your warm weather nights.

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Jun
9
1:00 PM13:00

Eco Jewelry

Berkeley Art Center | 1275 Walnut St, Berkeley, CA 94709
All Ages | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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May
19
9:30 AM09:30

Paper Craft & Eco Jewelry

Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York | Albany, NY
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9:30-11:00am
Paper Craft: Create handmade recycled paper from natural and discarded materials, including seeds, flower petals, newspaper, book pages, junk mail, and more! Make your “new” sheets of paper extra special by incorporating found items from your home and neighborhood. (Brownies & Juniors).

11:30am-1:00pm
Eco Jewelry:  Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Apr
23
6:00 PM18:00

Mesmerizing Mobiles

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Adults | More Information

Tap into your imagination and dream up a colorful hanging sculpture! Choose your theme, materials, and learn how to construct an upcycled art mobile that will add a playful visual element to a special room in your home. Register by Apr 19.

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Apr
21
10:30 AM10:30

Eco Jewelry

Pine Plains Public Library | 7775 South Main, Pine Plains, NY
Adults | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, natural objects, and library books into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Apr
20
1:30 PM13:30

Light Impressions

Lenox Community Center | 65 Walker St, Lenox, MA 01240
Adults (Multigenerational, Ages 8+) | More Information

Come celebrate Earth Day with us and be an eco-artist! We will depict our dreams of the spring season through light, shadow, color, and shape as we up-cycle discarded materials of all kinds into glowing sculptures.

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Apr
16
to Apr 20

Find & Seek Fibers (April Vacation Camp)

Monday - Friday, 1:30-3:00 p.m. 4/16-4/20

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Grades 2-5 | More Information

Join us to be a eco-art explorer! Investigate the obvious and more hidden elements of our natural and manmade world! First, experiment with drawing and collaging your observations. Then, learn to make paper from natural and discarded materials. You will then bring all of these elements together to create a unique quilt block design. When complete, your artwork will be displayed at Berkshire South as part of a giant collaborative quilt that represents our local environment! Register by 4/10.

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Mar
24
10:00 AM10:00

Art Cards - The Green Way!

10:00AM-11:30AM (Brownie), 12:30PM-2:00PM (Junior), & 2:30PM-4:00PM (Cadette)

Camp Maude Eaton | 141 Maude Eaton Street | Andover, MA
Girl Scouts (Brownie, Junior, & Cadette,) | More Information

Make your own cards to give to friends and family. Discover how to use collage, pop-up and other craft techniques to turn discarded greeting cards and other recycled paper items into unique pieces of art. Volunteer supervision required.

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Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

Eco Jewelry

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Adults | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, and natural objects into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories. Register by Mar 12.

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Mar
8
6:00 PM18:00

Paper Pottery

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Adults | More Information

Create colorful handmade paper bowls and baskets from discarded magazines, maps, encyclopedias, and more! Choose your favorite style and sculpt decorative and functional art objects using paper craft techniques. Register by Mar 5.

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Mar
1
6:00 PM18:00

Up-cycled Planters

California Academy of Sciences | 55 Music Concourse Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118
Adults 21+| More Information

Up-cycle tea tins and various metal containers into artistic planters for succulents, herbs or other plant life. With the addition of a space saver magnet, your planter can attach to your refrigerator! 

 

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Feb
27
to Mar 29

Green Art “Crafternoons”

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Grades 5-8: Tuesdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. February 27 - March 27 (Register by 2/23)
Grades 2-5: Thursdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. March 1 - 29  (Register by 2/26)
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Join us to be a “green” art explorer! Investigate the obvious and more hidden elements of our natural and manmade world! Then, tap into your creativity as you reduce-reuse-recycle while making art. Possible projects include making paper, puzzles, lanterns, mobiles, itsy bitsy beings, and more!

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Feb
24
10:00 AM10:00

Eco Jewelry

Scoville Public Library | 38 Main St, Salisbury, CT
Adults | More Information

Discover how to upcycle paper, metal, natural objects, and library books into one-of-a-kind decor and wearable art! Play with your favorite eco-friendly materials and design earrings, a pendant, necklace, or adorn existing accessories.

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Feb
11
10:00 AM10:00

Camouflage Creatures

10:00AM-11:30AM (Daisy), 12:30PM-2:00PM (Brownie)

Camp Maude Eaton | 141 Maude Eaton Street | Andover, MA
Girl Scouts (Daisy & Brownie) | More Information

Discover the role color, shape, and pattern play in nature as you create animal habitat collages. These can take the form of a 2d work on paper or an accordion book.

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Feb
8
8:00 PM20:00

Valentines - The Green Way!

Berkshire South Community Center | 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA
Adults | More Information

Be our Valentine! Design handmade cards for your friends and family in all shapes and sizes. We will transform everyday materials such as maps, mail, books, and magazines into whimsical pieces of art using a variety of craft techniques. Register by Feb 5.

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Feb
3
11:30 AM11:30

Art Cards - The Green Way!

10:00AM-11:30AM (Brownie), 12:30PM-2:00PM (Junior), & 2:30PM-4:00PM (Cadette)

Camp Cedar Hill | 241 Forest Street | Waltham, MA
Girl Scouts (Brownie, Junior, & Cadette,) | More Information

Make your own cards to give to friends and family. Discover how to use collage, pop-up and other craft techniques to turn discarded greeting cards and other recycled paper items into unique pieces of art. Volunteer supervision required.

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Jan
28
1:00 PM13:00

Constructed Realities (3D Collages)

1:00PM-2:30PM (Cadette) & 3:00PM-4:30PM (Senior & Ambassador)

Camp Cedar Hill | 241 Forest Street | Waltham, MA
Girl Scouts (Cadette, Senior, & Ambassador) | More Information

Learn how to express a significant event, dream or critical observation about your surroundings using 3D collage techniques. Using various printed paperitems that might otherwise be thrown away, your personal memory will become a work of art. Volunteer supervision required.

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Jan
21
3:15 PM15:15

Winter Wonderland-Scapes

Memorial Hall Library | 2 N Main St, Andover, MA 01810
Multigenerational, Ages 8+ | More Information

Imagine sledding down slopes, making snow angels, or sipping hot cocoa. Then turn that winter scene into a one-of-a-kind haiku book or painting using found text, images, and natural watercolors.

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Dec
9
11:30 AM11:30

Winter Wonder-Lanterns

10:00AM-11:30AM (Daisy) & 12:30AM-2:00PM (Brownie)

Camp Rice Moody | 29 Rice Road | Reading, MA
Girl Scouts (Daisy & Brownie) | More Information

Turn milk cartons and cereal boxes into glowing artworks of a winter scene. Describe your ideas of wintertime through light, shadow, color, and shape on your own hanging and tabletop sculptures.

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