Fort Plain library to host Thursday events

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., will have the following events each Thursday, according to a news release.

∫ From 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. will be the makers of traditional textile arts and handcrafts such as embroidery, needle felting, crocheting and knitting gather for the free and casual creative textile fibers group. Each week, participants share patterns, advice, ideas, laughter, and friendship as they work on individual projects.

∫ From 3 to 5 p.m. will be the participants of the creative writing group facilitated by published writer Joan Caska. The wordsmiths from varied writing backgrounds, genres, interests, goals and experience levels share their work. In addition to memoirs, participants work on novels, short stories, poems, and more. Each free session features constructive feedback in a supportive setting.

Both groups are free and open to the public.

For more information, call (518) 993-4646 or visit the library.