Saturday, February 21, 2004

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Joy Kraft

Water gardening: Water garden basics with the Creative Water Garden Society, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Hyde Park School, 3401 Edwards Road. $20 annual membership. Information: 731-1371

Wedding flowers: Latest trends and tips on ordering wedding flowers, 2-4 p.m. next Saturday at H.J. Benken Florist and Greenhouse, 6000 Plainfield Road, Silverton. Free. Reservations: 891-1040.

Bead it: Learn how to make bead jewelry, 2 p.m. next Saturday, Green Township Branch Library, 6525 Bridgetown Road. Free. 369-6095.

Buzzing beads: Create two jewelry items, 7 p.m. Monday, Boone County Public Library, Florence Branch, 7425 U.S. 42, Florence. $30 materials fee. Reservations: (859) 371-6222.

Celtic art: 2 p.m. next Saturday, Boone County Public Library, Lents Branch, 3215 Cougar Path, Hebron. Free. (859) 586-8163.

Duct tape art: Make your own wallet or purse out of duct tape, ages 12-18, 1 p.m. next Saturday, Monfort Heights Branch Library, 3825 West Fork Road. Free. 369-4472.

Ewe Knits Knitting Club: Instruction for all levels, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sharonville Branch Library, 10980 Thornview Drive. Free. 369-6049.

Fabric painting: Participants need to bring a pre-washed T-shirt or sweat shirt. 7 p.m. Monday, Union Township Branch Library, 4462 Mount Carmel-Tobasco Road. Free. Registration: 528-1744.

Get creative: Create a mosaic with everyday items. 2 p.m. Sunday. Mary Ann Mongan Library, 502 Scott Blvd., Covington. Grades K-6. Free. Registration: (859) 962-4077 or (859) 962-4060.

Ikeban: Japanese flower arranging. 7 p.m. Monday. Boone County Public Library, Scheben Branch, 8899 U.S. 42, Union. $5. Call to register and get supply list. (859) 384-5550.

Origami: Origami and pizza, 1 p.m. today, Mama's Playce, 3104 Springdale Road, Springdale. $6. Reservations required. (513) 648-0090.

Make a gourd birdhouse: 10 a.m. today, Boone County Public Library, Walton Branch, 21 S. Main, Walton. $6 materials fee. (859) 485-6777.

Scrapbooking seminar: Learn how to preserve personal and archival material with Bev Kirshner Braun, 10:30 a.m. today, Mariemont Branch Library, 3810 Pocahontas Ave. Reservations required. Free. 369-4467.

Ohio Valley Woodturners Guild: Alan Lacer demonstrates woodturning at this all-day event, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. today, Northminster Presbyterian Church, 703 Compton Road, Finneytown. Lunch included. $15. (513) 931-0243.

Basic landscape design: Landscape design seminar hosted by Prolawn Proscape staff, 11 a.m. next Saturday. Krohn Conservatory, 1501 Eden Park Drive, Eden Park. Free. 421-5707.

Home landscaping series: Annuals: Color in the Landscape, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, 3400 Vine St., Avondale. $6 members, $7 nonmembers. 559-7767.

Year-round gardening: Learn the benefits of shade gardening, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Monfort Heights Branch Library, 3825 West Fork Road. Free. 369-4472.

Herb Society Of America: Organizational meeting, 2 p.m. Feb. 29, Boone County Public Library, Scheben Branch, 8899 U.S. 42, Union. Presentation by national officers. (859) 384-5550.

To get a home, garden or craft-related class or event listed, send the date, time, cost, location and information number10 days before the event to Joy Kraft by fax: 768-8330; e-mail: jkraft@enquirer.com.




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