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Next year's festival is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, 2018! For information, email: email@example.com, or watch this space!
Come join the fun at West Hartford's How-To Festival on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM at the Noah Webster Library, 20 South Main Street, in the town center.How-To Festival Day program brochure (pdf).
Nearly fifty local experts, enthusiasts, hobbyists, and professionals will share their passions with our community. Using the library’s public spaces, participants have up time to introduce a topic, provide instruction, or do a complete demonstration.
All are welcome. No registration is necessary. West Hartford's inaugural How-To Festival is supported by The Friends of West Hartford Libraries.
How-To Festival Highlights by Subject (Partial List - Start Times Are Also Listed Below)
Write Your Name in Ancient Irish Using the Ogham Alphabet [Colleen B. Conway] 2:15pm
Relieve Back Pain / Improve Your Alignment [Cynthia Wolcott] 1:15pm
Pack Your Backpack for an overnight hike [Mason Trumble, REI] 11:15am
Make Flowers for Cakes & Cupcakes [Dali Betin-Moromisato] 10:15am
Using a Digital Camera and Improve Your Images [Peter Potamianos] 10:15am
How to Build a Catamaran [Dave Murphy] 10:15am
Make Household Cleaners and Personal Health Products [Arthur Peterson] 10:15am
Select a Contractor for Any Home Improvement Project [George A. Porter] 11:15am
Salsa Dance [Clemens Lengenfelder] 12:15pm
Dance a Bulgarian Traditional Circle Dance [Lyubina Yankova] 1:15pm
Check Out and Download an eBook [Amy McCue, Library Staff] 1:30pm