Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library

Share Your Arts and Crafts, Hobbies and Skills with Your Community

Skillshare brings together people willing to share their special knowledge and skills related to their hobbies or crafts with others through virtual library-hosted workshops.

Are you skilled at gardening, canning, tailoring, documentary making or something else you're willing to share virtually? If so, submit an application by October 19, 2020, to participate in Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library.

To take part in the Skillshare program, please complete the application below or visit any DeKalb County Public Library branch for a paper application.

We hope you'll want to partner with DeKalb County Public Library and present a virtual workshop for your neighbors.

Sample workshop ideas for Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library:

  • Pickling and Home Canning
  • Making Homemade Baby Food
  • Rough and Ready Sewing Basics and Tailoring
  • Learn to Create Your Own Yarn
  • How to Plan and Enjoy a Multi-Day Bike Trip
  • Green Housecleaning
  • Producing a Documentary from Scratch
  • Natural Dyeing Techniques
  • Gardening
  • Basic Bike Maintenance
  • Glass Etching
  • Worm Composting
  • Make Your Own Butter
  • Lectures on History, English or Science

*In order to be a presenter you must be able to conduct your workshop virtually using Zoom and or Google Meet.

Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library presenters are sharing their skills on a voluntary basis. Skillshare programs are free and open to the public.

Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library programs have been for adult audiences, but this year we are accepting applications for programs aimed at both adults and teens.

If you have questions, contact:
DeKalb County Public Library, Adult Services – Skillshare Program
404-508.7190, ext. 2257
adultservices@dekalblibrary.org

Application 

Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library is an initiative to bring together people willing to share their special knowledge and skills with the community through a virtual library workshop.

  • Application deadline for workshop leaders: October 19, 2020
  • Notification date: End of November 2020
  • Class Season: January - April 2021

Virtual Skillshare @ DeKalb County Public Library presenters are sharing their skills on a voluntary basis. Skillshare programs are free and open to the public.

Application deadline has passed. Thanks for your interest.

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