Main Library quiet room


Yarn and embroidery floss

Casual Crafters at Northport

Calling all crafters from beginners to experienced! Bring a project, drop in any time from 5 to 7:30 p.m., and join a friendly group of crafters of all types – from yarn and needles, to paper and ink. Not working on a craft at the moment? We'll have some supplies on hand! Casual Crafters usually meets the 3rd Monday of the month at the Northport Library. No registration is required. Snacks and beverages will be provided, or feel free to bring your own.
Northport Library from 5 to 7:30 p.m.
Upcoming dates: June 17, July 15, and August 19

Hand sewing

Upcoming Summer Craft Events

Summer Craft Nights for All Ages

Be crafty with us this summer at our Summer Craft Night events! Kids, teens, and adults are all welcome. At each craft session, we will have a variety of styles to choose from depending on age and skill level. All materials will be provided, and no registration is required. For details, contact Amber at 701.241.1495.
Summer Craft Night sessions are at the Dr. James Carlson Library at 6 p.m.
Upcoming dates and crafts:
Tuesday, June 11: Bookmarks
Tuesday, June 25: Shrinky Dinks
Tuesday, July 9: Mosaics
Tuesday, July 23: Hand Sewing Project

Diamond Painting craft

Ferris Bueller's Day Off Movie Screening & Diamond Art Craft Workshops

Celebrate the 80s and join us to watch one righteous dude's adventure while creating Lisa Frank-inspired diamond art. All materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required; and opens June 1. Register online or call 701.241.1492.
Saturday, June 15 – Main Library; 2 sessions – 10 a.m. or 2 p.m.

Needle Felted Flower Keychain Workshop

Learn how to make a flower keychain with needle felting! Needle felting is an easy, quick, and relaxing technique for beginning crafters and experienced artists alike. All materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required; and opens June 15. Register online or call 701.241.1492.
Saturday, June 29 – Dr. James Carlson Library at 11 a.m.

Watercolor for Beginners

New to watercolor or looking for a new creative activity? Join us at the downtown Main Library location and follow along with a video tutorial to create a hot airplane landscape. All supplies will be provided. This event is recommended for adults and teens(13+). Pre-registration is required and opens July 1. Register online or call 701.241.1492. Contact Katrina at for details.
Monday, July 15 – Main Library at 6 p.m.

Paper Cactus Take-and-Make Crafts

If you have less of a green thumb and one more likely covered in glue, our 3-D paper cactus may be for you! Pick up a take-and-make kit at the library to make a pair of crafty cacti that never need watering. Pre-registration is required; register online starting July 29. All materials will be provided. This craft is intended for adults. For further details, contact Amanda at 701.241.1354.
Monday, Aug. 12 – All library locations