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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, Nov 18 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 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

Tue, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
YA Zone

Tue, Nov 19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
YA Zone

Wed, Nov 20, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
YA Zone

Thu, Nov 21, 9:30am - 10:15am
Read Play Learn

Mon, Nov 25, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Tue, Nov 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
YA Zone

Wed, Nov 27, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Wed, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Wed, Nov 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Rescheduled
Wed, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Wednesday, November 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Sat, Nov 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Dec 02, All day

Mon, Dec 02, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Tue, Dec 03, All day

Tue, Dec 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
YA Zone

Wed, Dec 04, All day

Wed, Dec 04, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Thu, Dec 05, All day

Thu, Dec 05, 9:30am - 10:15am
Read Play Learn

Fri, Dec 06, All day

Sat, Dec 07, All day

Sat, Dec 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
YA Zone

Mon, Dec 09, All day

Mon, Dec 09, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Tue, Dec 10, All day

Tue, Dec 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
YA Zone

Wed, Dec 11, All day

Wed, Dec 11, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Thu, Dec 12, All day

Thu, Dec 12, 9:30am - 10:15am
Read Play Learn

Fri, Dec 13, All day

Sat, Dec 14, All day

Sat, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Dec 16, All day

Mon, Dec 16, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Mon, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Maker Lab

Tue, Dec 17, All day

Tue, Dec 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
YA Zone

Tue, Dec 17, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
YA Zone

Wed, Dec 18, All day

Wed, Dec 18, 10:15am - 11:00am
Read Play Learn

Wed, Dec 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Read Play Learn

Wed, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
YA Zone

Thu, Dec 19, All day

Thu, Dec 19, 9:30am - 10:15am
Read Play Learn