TEACHING SCHEDULE

 Photo Credit: Rockland Studios in Madison, CT

Photo Credit: Rockland Studios in Madison, CT

This is the class schedule for Colleen Bell. If you are interested in class descriptions, please click here. 

~~~~ UPCOMING 2018 CLASSES ~~~~

DATE           CLASS NAME                                                          TIME                                     PLACE 

July 24        Homemade Pasta (youth)                                          5:00 PM - 7:00 PM                Prosser Public Library - Bloomfield, CT

July 25        Homemade Pasta (youth)                                          1:30 PM - 3:30 PM                Otis Library - Norwich, CT

July 26        Rice Wraps (Gr 1-6)                                                  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                Wethersfield Public Library - Wethersfield, CT

July 27        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                          2:30 PM - 4:30 PM                Kent Memorial Library - Suffield, CT

July 30        Hand Sewing Summer Camp Day 1 (youth)            2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

July 31         Arm Knitted Scarf (youth)                                          6:00 PM - 8:00 PM                Westbrook Public Library - Westbrook, CT

Aug. 1        Hand Sewing Summer Camp Day 2 (youth)             2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

Aug. 2        Hand Sewing Summer Camp Day 3 (youth)             2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

Aug. 6        Teen Sewing Camp - PJ Bottoms Day 1                      9:30 AM - 12:30 PM             Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Aug. 7        Teen Sewing Camp - PJ Bottoms Day 2                      9:30 AM - 12:30 PM             Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Aug. 8        Teen Sewing Camp - PJ Bottoms Day 3                      9:30 AM - 12:30 PM             Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Aug. 13      Homemade Pasta (youth)                                            5:00 PM - 7:00 PM                Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

Aug. 14      Homemade Pasta (youth)                                            6:00 PM - 8:00 PM                Westbrook Public Library - Westbrook, CT

Aug. 16      International Cook-Off (youth)                                   6:30 PM - 8:30 PM                 Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

Nov. 5        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           5:00 PM - 7:00 PM                 Stratford Library Association - Stratford, CT

Nov. 7        International Cook-Off (youth)                                   3:30 PM - 5:30 PM                 Guilford Free Library - Guilford, CT

Nov. 8        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           5:00 PM - 7:00 PM                  Bill Memorial Library - Groton, CT

Nov. 10      Hand Embroidery - Looking Sharp                            2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                  New Canaan Library - New Canaan, CT

Nov. 14      Whole Wheat Bread Baking                                       1:00 PM - 3:00 PM                  Bristol Public Library - Bristol, CT

Nov. 20      Hand Sewing - Emoji Pillow (youth)                          2:30 PM - 4:30 PM                  Wethersfield Public Library - Wethersfield, CT

 

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Jan. 20-27   Sewing Surgical & Hospital Gowns - US Foundation for the Children in Haiti    Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Feb. 24         Sewing LuoPads for Women Overseas                   1:00 PM - 5:00 PM              Trinity Baptist Church - New Haven, CT

Mar. 14        Organic Milled Wheat Bread                                   6:00 PM - 7:30 PM             New Canaan Library - New Canaan, CT

Mar. 17        Macarme Plant Holder Workshop                           3:00 PM - 4:00 PM              New Canaan Library - New Canaan, CT

Mar. 24        Kids in the Kitchen/Coloring Rice Wraps (pre-K)  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM          Westbrook Public Library - Westbrook, CT

Mar. 29       Homemade Pizza (youth)                                         2:30 PM - 4:30 PM              Wethersfield Public Library - Wethersfield, CT

Apr. 9          Hand Embroidery (youth)                                          2:00 PM - 4:00 PM              Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

Apr. 11         Hand Mending (youth)                                             2:00 PM - 4:00 PM              Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

Apr. 12         Hand Sewing a Bed Caddy (youth)                        2:00 PM - 4:00 PM              Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library - Trumbull, CT

Apr. 16        Learn to Sew PJ Bottoms - Part 1 (youth)                  12:00 PM - 3:00 PM             Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

Apr. 18        Learn to Sew PJ Bottoms - Part 2 (youth)                  12:00 PM - 3:00 PM             Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

Apr. 21        Hand Mending 101                                                    1:30 PM - 4:30 PM              Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

May 15      Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           3:30 PM - 5:30 PM              Guilford Free Library - Guilford, CT

May 19       Learn to Sew - Change It Up Placemats                    12:30 PM - 4:30 PM            Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

May 23      Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           3:30 PM - 5:30 PM              West Haven Public Library - West Haven, CT

June 4         Hand Embroidery 101                                                6:30 PM - 8:30 PM              Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

June 5         Rice Wraps (youth)                                                      6:00 PM - 8:00 PM              E.C. Scranton Memorial Library - Madison, CT

June 26       Sourdough Bread Baking                                          1:00 PM - 3:00 PM               Bristol Public Library - Bristol, CT

June 28      Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           2:00 PM - 4:00 PM               Prospect Public Library - Prospect, CT

July 5          Hand Sewing - Emoji Pillow (Gr 4-6)                       2:00 PM - 4:00 PM               Wethersfield Public Library - Wethersfield, CT

July 9          Homemade Pasta (PreK)                                            2:00 PM - 4:00 PM               Prospect Public Library - Prospect, CT

July 10        Hand Sewing - Emoji Pillow (youth)                          2:30 PM - 4:30 PM               Kent Memorial Library - Suffield, CT

July 11        Basic Cooking Techniques (youth)                             1:00 PM - 3:00 PM                Otis Library - Norwich, CT

July 12        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           6:00 PM - 8:00 PM               Avon Free Public Library - Avon, CT

July 17        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                          4:00 PM - 6:00 PM                Richmond Memorial Library - Marlborough, CT

July 18        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                          1:30 PM - 3:30 PM                Otis Library - Norwich, CT

July 19        Homemade Pasta (families)                                       1:30 PM - 3:30 PM               Kent Memorial Library - Suffield, CT

 

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Mar. 4         Sew Crafty Saturday: #iamreading Library Bag       1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Mar. 20       Sew a New Guinea Bilum Bag                                  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM            New Canaan Library - New Canaan, CT

Mar. 24       Homemade Pizza (youth)                                          4:00 PM - 6:00 PM             Harry Bennett Branch Library - Stamford, CT

Mar. 25      Learning to Sew - Part 2 (youth)                                 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM          Bridges of Hope - New Haven, CT

April 8        What's Cooking? Homemade Italian Pasta               2:00 PM - 4:00 PM             Fairfield Public Library - Fairfield, CT

April 19      Hand Sewing: Fleece Accessories (youth)                11:00 AM - 3:00 PM            Bridges of Hope - New Haven, CT

April 24      Hand Sewing: Bed Caddy (youth)                             6:00 PM - 8:00 PM            Meriden Public Library - Meriden, CT

June 26       Arm Knitted Scarf (youth)                                           1:00 PM - 3:00 PM             Southbury Public Library, Southbury, CT

June 28       Homemade Pizza (youth)                                           6:30 PM - 8:30 PM             Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

July 3          Hand Sewing: Fabric Flowers (youth)                        1:00 PM - 3:00 PM             Southbury Public Library, Southbury, CT

July 11        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                            5:00 PM - 7:00 PM             Prosser Public Library, Bloomfield, CT

July 13        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                            6:00 PM - 8:00 PM             Hall Memorial Library, Ellington, CT

July 18        Build a Better World:  T-Shirt Tote Bag (Youth)           6:00 PM - 8:00 PM             E.C. Scranton Memorial Library - Madison, CT

July 25       Hand Sewing: Upcycled T-Shirt Tote Bag                   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM             Meriden Public Library - Meriden, CT

July 28       Upcycled T-Shirt Pom Poms (youth)                             2:00 PM - 4:00 PM             Meriden Public Library - Meriden, CT

July 31- Aug. 3    Four-Day Teen Sewing Camp                            9:30 AM - 12:00 AM          Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Aug. 5       Homemade Pizza (youth)                                            1:00 PM - 3:00 PM              Westbrook Public Library - Westbrook, CT

Sept. 13        Homemade Pizza (youth)                                         5:00 PM - 7:00 PM              East Granby Public Library - East Granby, CT

Sept. 28        Cool Emoji Pillow (youth)                                         5:00 PM - 7:30 PM              Wallingford Public Library - Wallingford, CT

Oct. 13          Homemade Hummus (youth)                                   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM              Harry Bennett Branch Library - Stamford, CT

 

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DATE            CLASS NAME                                                       TIME                                   PLACE

Feb. 6            Learn How to Make Buttonholes & Piping           1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Feb. 27          Organic Milled Wheat Bread                                 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM            Fairfield Public Library - Fairfield, CT

May 7            Make a Simple Skirt                                              1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

June 11          Bread: The Staple of Shakespeare's People           1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Southbury Public Library, Southbury, CT

June 18          The Spicy World of Shakespeare                           1:00 PM - 2:30 PM            Southbury Public Library, Southbury, CT

June 29          Cooking 101 (youth)                                              6:30 PM - 8:30 PM            Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

July 12           Embellished T-shirt (youth)                                    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM             Cyrenius H. Booth Library - Newtown, CT

July 14           Maintenance 101(youth)                                        6:30 PM - 8:30 PM            Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

July 18           Cleaning 101(youth)                                              6:30 PM - 8:30 PM            Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

July 26           Cool Emoji Pillow (youth)                                    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM             Cyrenius H. Booth Library - Newtown, CT

July 27           College Prep: Mending 101 (youth)                      6:00 PM - 7:30 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

July 28           Mending 101(youth)                                              6:30 PM - 8:30 PM            Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Newington, CT

Aug. 1-4        Four-Day Teen Sewing Camp                                9:00 AM - 11:30 AM         Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Aug. 10         Spices of the World                                                6:30 PM - 8:00 PM            James Blackstone Memorial Library - Branford, CT

Aug. 15         Sew an iPhone Stand (youth)                                 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM            The Brookfield Library - Brookfield, CT

Sept. 10        Quilt in a Day                                                          9:30 AM - 4:30 PM           Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Oct. 1           Sew Crafty Saturday: Charming Coasters               1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Oct. 8           Cool Emoji Pillow (youth)                                      2:00 PM - 4:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Oct. 15         Sew a Zippered Bag                                                10:00 AM - 12:00 PM        The Brookfield Library - Brookfield, CT

Oct. 22         The Spicy World of Shakespeare                            2:00 PM - 4:00 PM             Fairfield Public Library - Fairfield, CT

Nov. 5          Sew Crafty Saturday: Change it up Placemats        1:00 PM - 3:00 PM            Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Nov. 12         Rosy Pie Crusts                                                       2:00 PM - 4:00 PM            Fairfield Public Library - Fairfield, CT

Nov. 19        Learning to Sew - Part 1 (youth)                             9:00 AM - 11:00 PM          Bridges of Hope - New Haven, CT

Dec. 3          Sew Crafty Saturday: Covered Coat Hangers         1:00 PM - 3:00 PM             Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT

Dec. 6          Sew an Earbud Case (youth)                                   10:00 AM - 12:00 PM        SCHEF - Clinton Bible Fellowship - Clinton, CT

 

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July 13-16    Four-Day Teen Sewing Camp                                10:00 AM - 12:00 PM       Fairfield Woods Branch Library - Fairfield, CT