Workshop@home crafts: Crocheted Beanbag Frog

Welcome to the second installment of my Workshop@Home, where I provide step-by-step instructions for crafts you can do while sheltering in place! Today’s project, a cute beanbag frog that uses a combination of single, half-double, and double crochet stitches, comes from CreativeBug, a crafting resource you can find in the library’s Workshop page. For those…

Workshop @ home crafts: DIY paper tulips

Looking for an easy-to-do craft to keep the kids occupied and bring some spring colors inside? Well, you’re in luck! As part of the first installment of a series I’m calling Workshop@Home, I’ll be walking you through the process of how to make beautiful paper straw tulips that you can make with materials that you…

Aspen’s New Recording Studio

#Sameplacemorespace has finally come to fruition after nine exhausting and exciting months! With the plethora of added study spaces, a skylight in the children’s wing, and a new area just for high school teens, it’s hard to imagine what more the improved Aspen Drive could offer! Studio 1 at Aspen is a wonderful resource if…

New Circulating Equipment

You may have heard that CMPLD is growing it’s space with the Aspen Expansion (#SamePlaceMoreSpace), but recently we have broadened our selection of tech devices available for patrons to check out! The new circulating equipment includes: Sony HDR-CX440 camcorder These newer camcorders provide higher definition video-taking in an accessible way.   Elgato Video Capture for…