DANBURY, Conn. -- The Danbury Library is about to open a series of free winter programs, beginning with a woodworking class Saturday, Jan. 7.
The class from 10:30 a.m. to noon will be taught by cabinetmaker Katie Jackson. She is the author of "Hand-build Outdoor Furniture: 20 Step-by-Step Projects Anyone Can Build."
"Stick to a Budget & Save Money" will be presented Tuesday, Jan. 10, from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. by speakers from Wells Fargo and Family & Children's Aid. There will be a door prize.
Teens and adults are invited to learn about designing on Tinkercad and printing out their projects on a 3-D printer in workshops on Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13 from 5 to 6 p.m. Participants may attend one or all and must register.
Winter Wellness Workshops will cover: "Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine," "Arthritis & Chronic Pain" and "Trigger Point Therapy" on Saturdays, Jan. 14, Feb. 11 and March 11, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Dr. Kenneth Hoffman, medical director of SOPHIA Natural Medicine Center, will run the workshops. Registration is required.
For preschoolers, Fun Fridays will be held Fridays from 10:30 to 11:10 a.m.
"Amazing Animals" from 4:30 to 5:20 p.m. is set for Jan. 11 for kids ages 6 to 11. Each participant will receive a free copy of the book.
Register for all at danburylibrary.org and click on the "Events" tab. or call 203-797-4505.
The Danbury Library is located at 170 Main St., Danbury.