Category: Adult Programs
In partnership with Ulster County libraries, the Highland Public Library will be offering a 4-part Build Your Business series for library patrons on Wednesdays in
Take a walk and collect bits of nature – leaves, flowers, seed pods, sticks, etc. If using fresh items, be aware that after some time, the finished product may appear cloudy due to the moisture content. You may want to either dry your items (place on a towel or screen for several days until they are free of moisture) or press them (place flowers and leaves between the pages of a heavy book until flat and dry) first.
What is a hydrosol?: Also known as “floral waters”, hydrosols are aromatic waters that result from the process of steam-distilling or hydro-distilling aromatic herbs. They are less concentrated than essential oils and therefore gentler and result in less potential side effects.
We love hosting our 3D Printing classes at the library! Did you know that you can learn how to design a 3D object from your own home using Tinkercad? Save whatever you create and print your item at the library when we reopen. Signing up for Tinkercad is free and allows you to save whatever projects you work on.
Roses can cool heat, reducing pain and inflammation. They are anti-viral and high in Vitamin C, helping to build the immune system. They support the circulatory system, toning blood vessels and reducing high blood pressure. They are a nervine, helping to calm the nervous system and soothe the emotional heart space (feelings of anxiety, depression, broken-heartedness, loss, grief, trauma, etc.).