Dazzling Cookie Decorating With The Bakewell Company

Erin Hill, owner of The Bakewell Company in Portage, will guide viewers through a simple, seasonal cookie decorating tutorial. She will provide some fun tips and tricks for decorating and offer her expertise in the kitchen in a question-and-answer session at the end. A culinary school graduate, Erin has worked as a pastry chef in Scotland and locally. The Bakewell Company is known for its quiche, decadent brownies, and signature Bakewell tart.

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6 p.m.,
Live streaming on Willard's Facebook Page, YouTube, Twitter, and willardlibrary.org

Virtual Cookie Recipe Swap

Share the joys of holiday traditions and delicious homemade cookies in Willard’s Cookie Recipe Swap. Although there will be no taste testing this year, bring your favorite recipe, an example of the finished product and the special history behind your baked goods in this Zoom gathering. Also, share any tips and tricks you've learned in the kitchen. If you wish, your recipe will be made available on Willard’s website and in a packet with all of the other recipes for pickup at the library after the program. Participants will be entered into a drawing at the end of the program for a gift certificate that will help them test out some of the other recipes.

Tuesday, Dec.15, 6 p.m.
Zoom Meeting

Please click here to register to receive details to access the Zoom meeting.

Virtual Grief Support Activities for Youth and Their Families

The world is changing, and everyone is adjusting to a new normal, which can be challenging. Miss Stephanie will lead a grief-education series for those in kindergarten through 12th grade and their families.

She will offer strategies to cope with grief and provide memory-making activities that will allow youth and families to grieve together.

Mondays, 6:30 p.m.,
Dec. 14,
Jan. 11,
Videos premiere on Willard’s Facebook and YouTube channels