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DIY Halloween Costume Workshop

lobster-chefParents, do you want a great Halloween costume for your child
at little or no expense? On Wednesday, October 2, at 6:30 pm,
the Buena Park Library will present Holly Cleeland, author of Glue & Go Costumes for Kids: Super-Duper Designs with Everyday Materials. Holly will teach you and your child how to make your own Halloween costumes with easy-to-find materials, such as plastic cups, cardboard boxes, and fabric. Three children will receive a free costume designed and made by Holly.

Harry Potter and the Order of Felt

Blogger Julie Gillrie has created an amazing Harry Potter activity book made entirely of felt! Although her “quiet book” is intended for toddlers, it certainly appeals to Potterheads of all ages.

 I mean, who doesn’t like finger puppets?

Julie has patterns for purchase on her Etsy store, so you can make your very own Harry Potter Quiet Book. And rejoice sci-fi fans, she has also created felt books for Star Wars and Star Trek (the Next Generation it should be noted, lest you pine for a “Pet the Tribble” activity).

Let’s sign off with this priceless Picard page: