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Exam Cram Craft Stress Reliever Tomorrow!

Join us for a FREE exam stress-relieving  Exam Cram event in GRCC ‘s Library & Learning Commons Lobby from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Wed., Dec. 4.  This CraftSanity workshop, led by Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, an adjunct journalism professor and handmade business lady, will teach attendees English paper piecing techniques to create patches, soft jewelry and full-sized quilts. While the workshop will not allow enough time to make a quilt, participants will each go home with a portable project to stitch on the go.
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For more info on Exam Cram, see our Exam Cram Subject Guide!

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Exam Cram Starts Today

Students – we’ve got a great place for you to study for exams – all week!  Join us each day for library and tutoring service, FREE snacks and beverages, computers and printers to finish those final papers, and a variety of seating options for QUIET STUDY!  On Wednesday, join us for a FREE CraftSanity Relaxer, where you can chill while learning how to do English Paper Piecing.  On Saturday & Sunday (Dec. 7-8), we’re open EXTENDED HOURS from 10 AM – 9 PM!  Check out the Exam Cram Subject Guide for details!

December 2019 Exam Cram poster

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Exam Cram Craft Stress Reliever – Wednesday Dec. 4

If you’re feeling a little end-of-the-semester stress, you’re not alone.
Plus, you’re totally invited to come to the GRCC Library & Learning Commons from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Wed., Dec. 4 for a free CraftSanity workshop with Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, an adjunct journalism professor and handmade business lady.
During the session, Jennifer will teach attendees how to use English paper piecing techniques to create patches, soft jewelry and full-sized quilts. While the workshop will not allow enough time to make a quilt, participants will each go home with a portable project to stitch on the go.
Quilt pieces 1

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Save the Dates for Exam Cram April 15-20

Exam Cram for the Winter 2019 semester will be held from Monday through Saturday, April 15 -20, with extra long hours (10 AM – 10 PM) Saturday!

This semester, in addition to the free snacks, quiet and group study spaces, and Saturday’s Drop-in Tutoring, we’re offering a FREE Embroidery Workshop with Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, host of the CraftSanity Podcast and GRCC adjunct journalism professor. Embroidery samplers and all supplies will be provided. Last semester’s weaving workshop was a blast and this will be too. No experience necessary. See you there!

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Exam Cram Crafting!

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Weaving Workshop (12/5) 11:00 AM – 2:00:

Feeling stressed about final exams? Treat yourself to a free make & take weaving workshop with Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, host of the CraftSanity Podcast and GRCC adjunct journalism professor. Bring an open mind and good vibes. No experience necessary. Looms and yarn will be provided. See you there!

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