Buy Local Series
The library, in collaboration with Buy Local Kalamazoo, is offering a series of how-to programs on subjects ranging from staying healthy and fit to home renovation, landscape design and fashion. The presenters are the owners or staff of local businesses.
Stay Connected – Capturing Memories Through Writing, Reading and Framing Personal Stories
Thursday, February 11, 2:00 pm & 6:30 pm
This program provides suggestions for children’s books new and old that make great read-togethers; how to use blogging sites to journal and or self-publish your own kids’ stories and artwork; and how to create a collection of books that help you preserve and pass on your stories. We will also show you how to frame military medals, family heirlooms, and unique vacation memories using conservation materials.
Featuring: Bookbug; Kazoo Books; and PJ’s Frame-Up
Stay Full – Know your Local Eateries and their Specialties
Thursday, February 25, 2:00 pm & 6:30 pm
Stimulate your taste buds by coming to the Portage Library event co-sponsored with Buy Local Kalamazoo’s local restaurants. Kalamazoo has its our own unique flavors, menus, and events. Join us for a panel discussion about our local specialties and have an opportunity to meet the owners and/or chefs of these wonderful eating establishments.
Featuring: Pasta Pasta; Mangia Mangia; Ample Pantry; and Sarkozy Bakery
Location: Portage District Library
Free / No Registration required
For more information Call: 269-329-4542