Tricounty News

Learn basket weaving at Annandale Library

Adults and teens 15 and older can learn the basics of simple basket weaving using newspaper in a program at the Annandale Public Library. The two-part program will take place on Saturdays, Aug. 3 and 10, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 

Local artist Amy Payne will instruct participants. She has created baskets using a variety of materials. In this two-part workshop, she will teach participants how to prepare newspaper materials and the weaving techniques to make a basket of their own. The attendance limit is 15 and preregistration is required.

This program is funded in part with money from Minnesota’s Art and Cultural Heritage Fund.

For more information, contact the Annandale library at (320) 274-8448.

Great River Regional Library (GRRL) provides library services at 32 public libraries in Benton, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd and Wright Counties. It provides Central Minnesota residents with nearly 1 million books, CDs and DVDs, 250 public computers, programming and information

Annandale Area Public Library hours are:

Mon. 2-5, Tue. 9-1 & 2-5, Wed. 2-8, Fri. 9-12 & 2-5, Sat. 9-12