Locke Branch is closed for renovations. Those customers who have Locke set as their preferred pickup location and that have single-click holds enabled will have to update their Account Preferences in My Settings. Log in to your account, click on the dropdown arrow next to your username, click My Settings. In the Account Preferences, Holds and Pickup Location section, click Change. To change the current default pickup location, click the dropdown arrow next to "Locke" and select a different location from the dropdown list. Click Save Changes.
Keep kids entertained with Clare Youngs' brilliant collection of toys, jewellery, gifts and more that have been designed with the environment in mind. Every project incorporates some kind of recycled material, whether using a plastic bag as the sail for your orange peel ships or creating pretty fairies out of dried flowers. Wherever you are, there will be a project to make that includes the materials close to hand. If you fancy a day at the beach, make sure you gather a few shells for the shell mice, or pick up leaves and twigs on a walk in the forest to use on the leaf mobile. Even the back garden is home to materials that can be turned into a whole host of playtime essentials. Budding artists will love the ideas for natural dyes, bark rubbings and handmade paper, while junior gardeners won't be able to resist the cress heads that you can decorate with fun faces. Every project comes complete with easy-to-understand step-by-step instructions, plus all sorts of ideas for variations. So what are you waiting for? Get outside and get crafting!
* Great, cost-effective ideas for any rainy days, birthday parties, vacation activities, and countless play dates.
* Each project is quick and easy to make using the simple step-by-step instructions.
* Children will learn from an early age how rewarding recycling can be.