Martin County Library System Press Releases

July 10, 2013

Teens get creative with amigurumi July 26

For immediate release:  July 10, 2013                                        
Contact:  Alicen Kikkert, Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-3205   
Join Martin County Library System staff as they guide teens in crocheting amigurumi creations at the Hoke Library, 1150 NW Jack Williams Way, Jensen Beach, on Friday, July 26 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. The event is free and open for kids ages 12 and up. Registration is limited and required by calling 772-463-2870.

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals or dolls that have oversized heads or limbs, undersized bodies and exaggerated expressions. Participants need to know how to chain stitch, single crochet and securely finish a piece.
To learn more about Summer Reading events throughout the Martin County Library System, pick up a Summer Reading booklet at any Martin County library, visit or call 772-221-1403. 




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