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National Book Lovers Day

Historical Printing Press

2022-08-09 11:00:00 2022-08-09 12:30:00 America/New_York National Book Lovers Day Ever wondered about the history of book printing? Join Jim Anderson from the Old Mill House Gallery & Printing Museum for a demonstration on letterpress printing. Coastal Region Library

Tuesday, August 09
11:00am - 12:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-08-09 11:00:00 2022-08-09 12:30:00 America/New_York National Book Lovers Day Ever wondered about the history of book printing? Join Jim Anderson from the Old Mill House Gallery & Printing Museum for a demonstration on letterpress printing. Coastal Region Library

Coastal Region Library

Community Room

Ever wondered about the history of book printing? Join Jim Anderson from the Old Mill House Gallery & Printing Museum for a demonstration on letterpress printing.

Attendees will see examples of hand setting type circa 1800 and even have the opportunity to make a print for themselves!


DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed in this program are those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent official policy or position of the Citrus County Library System.

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History & Travel | Books & Reading | Arts & Music |

TAGS: | Event |

Coastal Region Library

Phone: 352-795-3716

Hours
Mon, Aug 15 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Aug 16 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Aug 17 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Aug 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Aug 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Aug 20 Closed
Sun, Aug 21 Closed

About the branch

The Coastal Region Branch is located just off Crystal Street in Crystal River. This location houses a community room, Teen Zone, and more.

Upcoming events

Tue, Aug 16, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Get creative at the library! Make anything from decorations, art, cards, jewelry, and more. Use provided materials and have fun crafting. Then, bring home an awesome creation that you made yourself!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Aug 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Community Room
Local people who enjoy playing an acoustic instrument and/or singing come together and play, share, or make music.

Wed, Aug 17, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Community Room
Learn how to find, download and manage popular apps on your smart devices. Turn a smart device into your personal entertainment, shopping, or learning center!

Thu, Aug 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Room
Books & Babies is a special storytime for children, ages 0 to 30 months and their caregivers.

Thu, Aug 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Youth Room
Little learners is a special storytime for children, ages 30 months to 5 years old and their caregivers.

Fri, Aug 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Library Commons
Adults can hone their card making skills while trying out new, creative ideas.