Shawn Holiday demonstrated how to extract paper from the spade of a royal palm frond at the Sanibel Library on June 18. The library brought Holiday's PalmArt playshop to teach island youth how to make bracelets, baskets and other items using natural materials.
Holiday has been teaching classes for at area libraries and cultural centers for 10 years. Upcoming playshops for youth will be at the following libraries:
* July 10, 6 p.m., Pine Island Library, teens, 10700 Russell Road, Pine Island, 533-4350.
* July 11, 2 p.m., North Fort Myers Library, teens, 2001 N. Tamiami Trail, 533-4320