Make ornaments for holidays
“Cookie Cutter Ornaments: Adult Christmas Craft” will be offered at all branches of the Charlestown — Clark County Public Library.
Participants should bring one to three metal outline cookie cutters and glue decorative cards/paper to the back to create a unique Christmas ornament with a shadow-box like effect. Participants need only bring cookie cutters; all other materials will be provided. Dates and times for this hour long craft project are:
• Borden branch — 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Nov. 27 (two sessions provided for this location).
• Henryville branch — 6:30 p.m. Nov. 29
• Charlestown branch — 6:30 p.m. Dec. 3
• Sellersburg branch— 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4
• New Washington branch — 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6
Filson society hosting lecture
The Filson Historical Society will be hosting a lecture at noon Nov. 29 at the former Jeffersonville Carnegie Library, Court Avenue and Spring Street, Jeffersonville, by Keith A. Erekson.
Erekson will be discussing Lincoln’s life in Southern Indiana and more history on this part of his life. The program free and open to the public.
Brunch with Santa, bazaar upcoming
Sacred Heart School, 1842 E. Eighth St., Jeffersonville, will be hosting a brunch with St. Nick from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 2 in Walpole Hall.
Cost for adults is $7 each, children 3-10 are $5 each, and children 2 and under are free for all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage by Chris Cakes.
The Christmas bazaar will be open from noon to 3 p.m. and will feature local vendors and crafts people who will offer their various items for sale, including Lia Sophia jewelry, Thirty-One bags, Tastefully Simple, Moxie Children’s Clothing, and other local homemade arts and baked goods.
Santa Claus will be on hand to have his picture taken with the children and there will be Christmas crafts and other fun items will be given away as door prizes.
Thanksgiving program set on the way
A Thanksgiving program and craft event, co-sponsored by Charlestown Library, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Charlestown Senior Center, Arts and Enrichment Center, Charlestown.
The public is welcome.