Archive for 09/2020

Wednesday Crafternoons

It’s Wednesday. Let’s Leave Some Art Around!

Fall Leaves

Welcome back to Crafternoon!

Look outside and what do you see? 

The leaves are changing. 

The sun seems to set faster. 

But most of all, there's a noticeable chill in the air. 

It's officially FALL! 

Or autumn if you're fancy like that. 

In the past, we've covered bubble art, salt art, nail polish art, light art...

You can see where this is going. 

This month, we're going to make some leaf art. 

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Travel Back In Time With Historic Newspapers & Magazines

Are you a history lover? A news junkie? A photography buff? Or just feeling nostalgic for a pre-pandemic world? Try taking a trip back in time with our magazine and newspaper collection dating back to the 1700’s. See the original coverage of Lincoln’s assassination, the end of World War II, Kennedy’s inauguration, the moon landing, vintage photos of Hollywood’s Golden Age or what happened the day you were born!

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Great DPPL Bake-Along

Cookies from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
This week on The Great DPPL Bake-Along:

We bake chocolate chunk oatmeal cookies, a sweet treat inspired by If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff and illustrated by Felicia Bond.

We’ll share our results, our recipes, and a little bit about our chosen stories on this blog.

AND we invite YOU to bake along with us.

Share what you make by tagging us with #DPPLBakes, send us your favorite recipes, or just enjoy reading our entries.

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