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Gift Giving Blog

Creative Bug for the Holidays: Gift Giving

When celebrating the holidays, nothing brightens and warms the heart more than giving the perfect gift, especially if it is homemade. The Niles-Maine District Library has an online resource called Creative Bug, which includes more than 1,000 arts and crafts video tutorials taught by recognized design experts and artists. Creative Bug also gives you a […]

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Oil Painted Place Cards

Give Thanks for Creative Bug

When I think of the word Thanksgiving, the first thing that comes to mind is FOOD. With food comes family, friends, football, and a day to be grateful for all life has to offer. The fourth Thursday in November is also a time to welcome loved ones, yes even that weird uncle who wears sweater […]

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Make History This Thanksgiving

Can you tell me a little bit about your childhood? What were you like as a child? Whether traveling to visit distant relatives for a grand feast or hosting them at home with takeout, Thanksgiving is a prime opportunity for multiple generations of families to spend time talking together. Some of that time is sure […]

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holiday-music

Do You Hear What I Hear?

Nothing brings people holiday cheer quite like turning on the radio and listening to holiday classics sung by various artists throughout the ages. But what happens when you have a particular song you want to hear that isn’t playing on the radio, or you want to listen to holiday music on your own time? This […]

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