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Make Your Own Grocery Bags

Sustainability Summit Event

2019-09-28 10:00:00 2019-09-28 15:00:00 America/Chicago Make Your Own Grocery Bags Hart Interim Library

Saturday, September 28
10:00am - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-09-28 10:00:00 2019-09-28 15:00:00 America/Chicago Make Your Own Grocery Bags Upcycle your old tee shirts into re-usable grocery bags in the Rockford Public Library's MakerLab! Hart Interim Library

Upcycle your old tee shirts into re-usable grocery bags in the Rockford Public Library's MakerLab!

Try out a lifehack that transforms old tee shirts into re-usable grocery bags.  Volunteers from the Rockford Sustainability Summit will show you how to do this simple and fantastic craft on the sewing machines in our Maker Lab.  Meet Leon, Maker Lab coordinator and learn about the other tools and machines we have for use in the lab.  

Materials will be provided.

This event is part of the Rockford Sustainability Summit

Full listing of events on the website.

Hart Interim Library

Phone: 815-965-7606
Fax: 815.963-7834
Branch manager
Lynn Stainbrook

Hours
Mon, Jan 11 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 12 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jan 13 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jan 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jan 15 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jan 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 17 Closed

About the library

The 36,000 sq.ft. Hart Interim Library opened Dec. 2, 2017 and serves as the Rockford Public Library’s main downtown facility.  The newly renovated space boasts a 2nd story Children’s Area with dedicated computer lab, Read, Play, Learn program room, and creative play space, a Maker Lab with access to 3D printers and scanners and small board computers a sizable Young Adult Zone with gaming center, adult computer lab, local history room, and 5 private meeting and study rooms accommodating groups of 2-8 people.

Upcoming events

Wed, Jan 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
YA Zone
This event is full

Wed, Jan 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
YA Zone
This event is full

Wed, Feb 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
YA Zone
This event is full

Wed, Feb 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
YA Zone
This event is full