Craft for a Cause

Make the world a better place, one craft at a time! We're partnering with local non-profits to support their causes by bringing our community together to enjoy Crafting for a Cause. We'll make pet toys for the dogs and cats at the Humane Society of Johnson County, blankets for Project Linus, necessity bags for Sheltering Wings and more!

Fri / Jun 7 / 1-3 p.m.
Shelter Cat Toys
Clark Pleasant Branch

In this first session, we'll create homemade cat toys to be donated to our feline friends at the Humane Society of Johnson County. No need to sign up, just stop by and help us help our county this summer! 

Mon / Jun 10 / 1-3 p.m.
Shelter Dog Toys
Franklin Branch

In this session, we'll create homemade dog toys to be donated to our four-legged friends at the Humane Society of Johnson County. Donations of clean t-shirts and empty water bottles are GREATLY appreciated! No need to sign up, just stop by and help us help our county this summer!

Wed / Jun 19 / 3-5 p.m.
Feral Cat Shelters
Trafalgar Branch

In this next session, we'll create shelters for feral cats. Donations of plastic bins (with lids) and Styrofoam coolers (with lids) are greatly appreciated. No need to sign up, just stop by and help us help our county this summer! 

Sat / Jun 29 / 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Bird Feeders
White River Branch

In this next session, we'll create bird feeders. Drop in to this family volunteer program to create bird feeders to feed the feathered friends in your backyard. Pssst! Some adoptable animal friends might make an appearance! No need to sign up, just stop by and help us help our county this summer! 

Tue / Jul 2 / 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Necessities Bags
Trafalgar Branch

Donate your time to helping people experiencing homelessness. We will create bags of necessities to donate to Sheltering Wings. 

Wed / Jul 10 / 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Linus Blankets
White River Branch

Drop in to help create blankets for children in need at this volunteer program. Blankets will be donated to Project Linus. 

Mon / Jul 15 / 1-3 p.m.
Sewn Pillowcases
Clark Pleasant Branch

Make the world a better place one craft at a time! Join us to sew homemade pillowcases to donate to area shelters.

Mon / Jul 22 / 1-3 p.m.
Sleeping Mats
Franklin Branch

Learn how to weave plastic shopping bags into sleeping mats. By collecting plastic bags and crocheting them in to sleeping mats, we can give people experiencing homelessness a soft place to lay their head and help keep plastic bags out of oceans and landfills.