North County Notebook: Nov. 25, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017
Wreath-making workshop set for Sunday

LEYDEN — The Leyden United Methodist Church is holding two wreath-making workshops on Sunday, Nov. 26, at the Town Hall.

The first workshop will run from noon to 2 p.m. and the second will run from 2 to 4 p.m., according to the event’s Facebook page.

Wreaths will be provided at a cost of $20 per wreath. The event is a fundraiser, with $10 of each wreath purchase as well as raffle ticket proceeds benefiting the Leyden United Methodist Church, the Facebook page states.

Guests are invited to bring their own pruners, if they have them. According to the event page, bows are available, though guests are encouraged to bring their own accents if they wish to add more. Pre-made wreaths will also be available for those who don’t wish to make their own.

Library offers menorah-making workshop

BERNARDSTON — Cushman Library is hosting a menorah-making workshop on Monday, Nov. 27, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

The workshop, led by metal sculptor Archie Nahman, will allow participants to use scrap pieces of metal to create their own unique menorahs, according to the event’s Facebook page.

The event is open to adults and teens ages 12 and up, the page states. Refreshments will be provided.

Space is limited, so those interested in attending are encouraged to email cushmanlibrary@gmail.com to register.

Northfield library to hold ice fishing talk

NORTHFIELD — Dickinson Memorial Library is hosting a presentation on ice fishing on Tuesday, Nov. 28, starting at 6:30 p.m. Allan Butler, a fresh and salt water fishing guide and outdoor writer for more than 20 years, will talk about tip-ups, jigging, ice safety, what to wear, what to fish for and how to have fun on the ice, according to a post on the Nextdoor social networking site.