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Meditation in Motion

January 3rd

10:00 am to 10:50 amOnline

Moving Meditation is a practice designed to increase awareness of the body/mind/spirit connection and support growth by simple restorative movements.

Join Becky Widschwenter of Mindful Movement and River Buffum of Seeds of the Soul in a guided meditation, followed by gentle stretching to facilitate release & encourage space for flow. Tune into your body’s innate wisdom, energy and breath!

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Cozy Up To A Read

January 3rd

07:30 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Listen as a family, cuddle with your cat, settle in for a long winter’s night
with Sunday evening “Weekly Readers.”
Who: You our Community
What: A “Weekly Read” from someone– a poem, a short story, memoir,
anything you’d like to share
When: Sunday evenings from 7:30-8 pm (begins Sunday, Dec. 27th)
Where: Your home via Zoom: Join here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87602846464?pwd=R1ZjOU1hakF ...


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Chair Yoga

January 6th

10:00 am to 11:00 amZoom

Waterbury Chair Yoga

Wednesdays at 10 am

Instructor: Diana Whitney

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85120439105

Everything you’ve come to expect from Chair Yoga is delivered! Join Diana as she leads participants in gentle movements with the chair providing support and balance. Chair Yoga is a wonderful way to loosen and stretch your muscles, reduce stress, and improve circulation.


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Virtual Art Club for Kids-Grades 3-5

January 6th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Wednesdays, January 6, 2021, 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
These grades will be Makers. Working with cardboard, papier mache’, paint, paper, tape, toothpicks and the contents of your recycling bin. We will construct all kinds of fabulous projects sure to challenge and satisfy the wonderful imaginations of this age group! There will be plenty of drawing and painting as well. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Living From the Inside Out

January 6th

07:00 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Your New Path for 2021. A Dynamic Four Part Series with Louise SaintOnge.

Module One: What does it mean to “Live from the Inside Out?”
End the confusion of all the contradictory information & influences in your life.

Each module builds on the previous one and the series is experience best as a whole, but each module can stand on its own, so please come regardless of whether you can attend one or all.
...


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Story Time with Paige and Michelle

January 7th

11:30 am to 12:15 amOnline

Join Paige and me as I read a few stories, sing songs and rhymes. Each week Paige and I may use a mix of shakers (boxes filled with pasta), rhythm sticks (wooden spoons) and scarves (pieces of cloth). If you have any of these items around the house you could use them to follow along.
Parents, you can sign your child up for this program by emailing: [email protected]
You will then be emailed a confirmation of y ...


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Art Club for Kids-Grades 6-8

January 7th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Thursdays, January 7, 2021 at 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
This age group will be drawing and painting non-stop to strengthen foundational work. Each student will be challenged to push the edges of their skills and take new art risks. We will work on individual compositions as we use the vast resources of the internet to explore art history, art styles and the impact of art at community level. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Intro to Ukulele Workshop with Clare Innes

January 9th

12:00 pm to 01:30 pmOnline

Learn to play the ukulele in this introductory workshop. No musical ability needed! If you have a song in your heart and an adventurous spirit, this lighthearted class is for you.

Geared for adults 18+.For more info on the class, to register, and to download beginner’s song packet: Contact Ukulele Clare at: [email protected]

* How to hold it * How to strum it * How to make chords *
How to do all of this wh ...


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Cozy Up To A Read

January 10th

07:30 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Listen as a family, cuddle with your cat, settle in for a long winter’s night
with Sunday evening “Weekly Readers.”
Who: You our Community
What: A “Weekly Read” from someone– a poem, a short story, memoir,
anything you’d like to share
When: Sunday evenings from 7:30-8 pm (begins Sunday, Dec. 27th)
Where: Your home via Zoom: Join here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87602846464?pwd=R1ZjOU1hakF ...


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Breakout EDU: Mischief at the Museum

January 11th

04:00 pm to 05:00 pmOnline

Many of the artifacts and replicas from the several exhibits in the museum were rearranged. Your help is needed to locate all the items and return them to their proper places in the museum before it opens again.
Join us & unlock something via live zoom!
Breakout EDU is the immersive learning-games platform that brings the challenges of an Escape Room to the Library. Work with others to solve puzzles and challenges provided by Bre ...


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Playing with Paper

January 12th

06:00 pm to 08:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Tuesdays, January 12, 2021, 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Explore the many personalities of 140 lb watercolor paper. It is durable enough to absorb an onslaught of wet work and still make lovely greeting cards. It is thick enough to build three dimensional sculptures (which then love to be painted!) and thin enough to bend, fold and cut easily. It paints like a dream - liquid watercolors are stunning! Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Chair Yoga

January 13th

10:00 am to 11:00 amZoom

Waterbury Chair Yoga

Wednesdays at 10 am

Instructor: Diana Whitney

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85120439105

Everything you’ve come to expect from Chair Yoga is delivered! Join Diana as she leads participants in gentle movements with the chair providing support and balance. Chair Yoga is a wonderful way to loosen and stretch your muscles, reduce stress, and improve circulation.


Learn More   

Virtual Art Club for Kids-Grades 3-5

January 13th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Wednesdays, January 6, 2021, 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
These grades will be Makers. Working with cardboard, papier mache’, paint, paper, tape, toothpicks and the contents of your recycling bin. We will construct all kinds of fabulous projects sure to challenge and satisfy the wonderful imaginations of this age group! There will be plenty of drawing and painting as well. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 13th

05:30 pm to 07:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


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Living From the Inside Out

January 13th

07:00 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Your New Path for 2021. A Dynamic Four Part Series with Louise SaintOnge.

Module Two: Your inner GPS system.
What it is and how to use it to navigate your life with greater ease.

Each module builds on the previous one and the series is experience best as a whole, but each module can stand on its own, so please come regardless of whether you can attend one or all.
Inspiration, information, and practical t ...


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Story Time with Paige and Michelle

January 14th

11:30 am to 12:15 amOnline

Join Paige and me as I read a few stories, sing songs and rhymes. Each week Paige and I may use a mix of shakers (boxes filled with pasta), rhythm sticks (wooden spoons) and scarves (pieces of cloth). If you have any of these items around the house you could use them to follow along.
Parents, you can sign your child up for this program by emailing: [email protected]
You will then be emailed a confirmation of y ...


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Art Club for Kids-Grades 6-8

January 14th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Thursdays, January 7, 2021 at 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
This age group will be drawing and painting non-stop to strengthen foundational work. Each student will be challenged to push the edges of their skills and take new art risks. We will work on individual compositions as we use the vast resources of the internet to explore art history, art styles and the impact of art at community level. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Writers' Wertfrei

January 16th

10:00 am to 12:00 pmOnline

Come with what you are currently working on or anything else you’d like to share.
We are a supportive, caring community of writers.
Feedback is positive, constructive, and can be life-changing!

Writers, fledgling or published, all are welcome at our monthly gatherings of Writers’Wertfrei at the Waterbury Library. “Wertfrei” comes from the German “Wertfreiheit” meaning non-judgmental or value-free. These ...


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Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 17th

10:00 am to 11:30 amVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


Learn More   

Cozy Up To A Read

January 17th

07:30 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Listen as a family, cuddle with your cat, settle in for a long winter’s night
with Sunday evening “Weekly Readers.”
Who: You our Community
What: A “Weekly Read” from someone– a poem, a short story, memoir,
anything you’d like to share
When: Sunday evenings from 7:30-8 pm (begins Sunday, Dec. 27th)
Where: Your home via Zoom: Join here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87602846464?pwd=R1ZjOU1hakF ...


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Into Spring: Qi Gong Flow

January 18th

02:00 pm to 03:00 pmOnline

Join Kenneth Russell for a 10 week Qi Gong Flow.

Why Qi Gong?
Awakens us to our own wisdom for the day.
Makes space for the self before we tackle the world.
Strengthens us as we navigate medical, social, work, psychological & spiritual challenges.
Activates our innate inner life resources: courage, self-compassion, immune system, decision making, creativity, peacefulness, gratitude, sense of belonging, and ...


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Playing with Paper

January 19th

06:00 pm to 08:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Tuesdays, January 12, 2021, 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Explore the many personalities of 140 lb watercolor paper. It is durable enough to absorb an onslaught of wet work and still make lovely greeting cards. It is thick enough to build three dimensional sculptures (which then love to be painted!) and thin enough to bend, fold and cut easily. It paints like a dream - liquid watercolors are stunning! Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Virtual Baking Workshop: Italian Biscotti

January 19th

06:00 pm to 07:15 pmVirtual

Join Red Poppy Cakery in making the perfect addition for your favorite cozy season beverages. These babies take your morning coffee time to a next level self-care moment. Some ideas for flavors will be provided, but you will have lots of freedom on your preferred chunks and additions.

This recipe does not translate well vegan. Substitutions for gluten free version possible.

This is a virtual baking workshop! From the ...


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Chair Yoga

January 20th

10:00 am to 11:00 amZoom

Waterbury Chair Yoga

Wednesdays at 10 am

Instructor: Diana Whitney

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85120439105

Everything you’ve come to expect from Chair Yoga is delivered! Join Diana as she leads participants in gentle movements with the chair providing support and balance. Chair Yoga is a wonderful way to loosen and stretch your muscles, reduce stress, and improve circulation.


Learn More   

Virtual Art Club for Kids-Grades 3-5

January 20th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Wednesdays, January 6, 2021, 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
These grades will be Makers. Working with cardboard, papier mache’, paint, paper, tape, toothpicks and the contents of your recycling bin. We will construct all kinds of fabulous projects sure to challenge and satisfy the wonderful imaginations of this age group! There will be plenty of drawing and painting as well. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


Learn More   

Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 20th

05:30 pm to 07:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


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Introduction to Woodworking Workshop-Snowman

January 20th

06:00 pm to 07:30 pmVirtual via Zoom

The term “whittling” evokes images of sitting on a front porch with a pocket knife whittling small figures. Imagine a lifetime hobby you can get started with needing only a small investment for a single knife and safety glove. With the COVID restrictions, the Governor has told us to stay home. So why not learn a new hobby!

Introduction to Woodcarving is a series of virtual sessions via Zoom where we will cover background info ...


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Living From the Inside Out

January 20th

07:00 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Your New Path for 2021. A Dynamic Four Part Series with Louise SaintOnge.

Module Three: Busting the myths of meditation
It’s not about sitting on a cushion and stopping all your thoughts!

Each module builds on the previous one and the series is experience best as a whole, but each module can stand on its own, so please come regardless of whether you can attend one or all.
Inspiration, information, and ...


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No Pressure Book Group

January 21st

07:00 pm to 08:00 pmVirtual

Please join us for our first ever Zoom Book Group!
Come as you are, bring what you’re reading, and let’s talk books!
A staff member from the library will bring a collection of books to share with the group.
With the cold months settling in, what better way to stay connected, share your reading passions, and get some new reading ideas? Join us!

Register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYkc-6vrzs ...


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Story Time with Paige and Michelle

January 21st

11:30 am to 12:15 amOnline

Join Paige and me as I read a few stories, sing songs and rhymes. Each week Paige and I may use a mix of shakers (boxes filled with pasta), rhythm sticks (wooden spoons) and scarves (pieces of cloth). If you have any of these items around the house you could use them to follow along.
Parents, you can sign your child up for this program by emailing: [email protected]
You will then be emailed a confirmation of y ...


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Art Club for Kids-Grades 6-8

January 21st

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Thursdays, January 7, 2021 at 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
This age group will be drawing and painting non-stop to strengthen foundational work. Each student will be challenged to push the edges of their skills and take new art risks. We will work on individual compositions as we use the vast resources of the internet to explore art history, art styles and the impact of art at community level. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


Learn More   

Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 24th

10:00 am to 11:30 amVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


Learn More   

Cozy Up To A Read

January 24th

07:30 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Listen as a family, cuddle with your cat, settle in for a long winter’s night
with Sunday evening “Weekly Readers.”
Who: You our Community
What: A “Weekly Read” from someone– a poem, a short story, memoir,
anything you’d like to share
When: Sunday evenings from 7:30-8 pm (begins Sunday, Dec. 27th)
Where: Your home via Zoom: Join here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87602846464?pwd=R1ZjOU1hakF ...


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Into Spring: Qi Gong Flow

January 25th

02:00 pm to 03:00 pmOnline

Join Kenneth Russell for a 10 week Qi Gong Flow.

Why Qi Gong?
Awakens us to our own wisdom for the day.
Makes space for the self before we tackle the world.
Strengthens us as we navigate medical, social, work, psychological & spiritual challenges.
Activates our innate inner life resources: courage, self-compassion, immune system, decision making, creativity, peacefulness, gratitude, sense of belonging, and ...


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Breakout EDU: A Perfect Habitat

January 25th

04:00 pm to 05:00 pmOnline

A group of animals needs to find a place to live. They need your help to find the perfect habitat for them to find food and survive. Travel with them and solve the puzzles to help get them home!
Join us & unlock something via live zoom!
Breakout EDU is the immersive learning-games platform that brings the challenges of an Escape Room to the Library. Work with others to solve puzzles and challenges provided by Breakout EDU.


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Playing with Paper

January 26th

06:00 pm to 08:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Tuesdays, January 12, 2021, 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks
Explore the many personalities of 140 lb watercolor paper. It is durable enough to absorb an onslaught of wet work and still make lovely greeting cards. It is thick enough to build three dimensional sculptures (which then love to be painted!) and thin enough to bend, fold and cut easily. It paints like a dream - liquid watercolors are stunning! Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


Learn More   

Chair Yoga

January 27th

10:00 am to 11:00 amZoom

Waterbury Chair Yoga

Wednesdays at 10 am

Instructor: Diana Whitney

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85120439105

Everything you’ve come to expect from Chair Yoga is delivered! Join Diana as she leads participants in gentle movements with the chair providing support and balance. Chair Yoga is a wonderful way to loosen and stretch your muscles, reduce stress, and improve circulation.


Learn More   

Virtual Art Club for Kids-Grades 3-5

January 27th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Wednesdays, January 6, 2021, 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
These grades will be Makers. Working with cardboard, papier mache’, paint, paper, tape, toothpicks and the contents of your recycling bin. We will construct all kinds of fabulous projects sure to challenge and satisfy the wonderful imaginations of this age group! There will be plenty of drawing and painting as well. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


Learn More   

Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 27th

05:30 pm to 07:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


Learn More   

Introduction to Woodworking Workshop-Snowman

January 27th

06:00 pm to 07:30 pmVirtual via Zoom

The term “whittling” evokes images of sitting on a front porch with a pocket knife whittling small figures. Imagine a lifetime hobby you can get started with needing only a small investment for a single knife and safety glove. With the COVID restrictions, the Governor has told us to stay home. So why not learn a new hobby!

Introduction to Woodcarving is a series of virtual sessions via Zoom where we will cover background info ...


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Living From the Inside Out

January 27th

07:00 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Your New Path for 2021. A Dynamic Four Part Series with Louise SaintOnge.

Module Four: How to “Live from The Inside Out” in every aspect of your life for greater peace & happiness.

Each module builds on the previous one and the series is experience best as a whole, but each module can stand on its own, so please come regardless of whether you can attend one or all.
Inspiration, information, and practical t ...


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Jubal Harp & Song

January 28th

11:30 am to 12:15 amOnline

Join Judi Byron via Live Zoom, Thursday, January 28, at 11:30 AM
HARP & SONG FEST
Celtic songs, Folk tunes, Old-Timey tunes, Kids’ songs & lullabies and pop tunes on the harp.


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Art Club for Kids-Grades 6-8

January 28th

03:30 pm to 05:00 pmVirtual via Zoom

Thursdays, January 7, 2021 at 3:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks
This age group will be drawing and painting non-stop to strengthen foundational work. Each student will be challenged to push the edges of their skills and take new art risks. We will work on individual compositions as we use the vast resources of the internet to explore art history, art styles and the impact of art at community level. Visit makerspherevt.com to register.


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Waterbury Winterfest Wanderlust Challenge

January 29th

All DayWaterbury

Even during these challenging times, we will continue to celebrate winter in Waterbury via Winterfest! Instead of gathering together this year, the Wanderlust Challenge runs January 29-February 26. Upload pictures as you complete Winterfest Challenges, earn points, and enter to win weekly prize drawings. Some challenges can be completed from afar for out-of-town enthusiasts! Learn more and view the list of challenges at https://waterburywinte ...


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Introduction to Productivity: Drawing From the Right Side of the Brain

January 31st

10:00 am to 11:30 amVirtual via Zoom

Art Medium: Pencil, oil pastel, charcoal Student Level: Beginner - Intermediate Student Age: 15 and up
Have you ever wanted to make art but didn’t know where to start or weren’t sure about different art materials? This workshop series explores various art techniques and media in a fun and relaxed way. We will create zentangles, abstract watercolor paintings, draw on the right side of the brain, and more.


Learn More   

Cozy Up To A Read

January 31st

07:30 pm to 08:00 pmOnline

Listen as a family, cuddle with your cat, settle in for a long winter’s night
with Sunday evening “Weekly Readers.”
Who: You our Community
What: A “Weekly Read” from someone– a poem, a short story, memoir,
anything you’d like to share
When: Sunday evenings from 7:30-8 pm (begins Sunday, Dec. 27th)
Where: Your home via Zoom: Join here:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87602846464?pwd=R1ZjOU1hakF ...


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Virtual Baking Workshop: Sweet Potato Gnochhi Bolognese

January 31st

05:00 pm to 06:30 pmVirtual

Join Red Poppy Cakery in making this favorite winter comfort food. This gnocchi is versatile and keeps raw in the freezer for a quick and delicious weeknight meal. It is best served with a slow-cooked bolognese that is sure to fill your home and heart with warmth and vibrancy!

This recipe translates well vegan, not gluten free.

This is a virtual cooking workshop! From the safety and comfort of your own kitchen, every ...


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