The Seattle Public Library and Silver Kite Community Arts have partnered to offer online intergenerational workshops, talks, social hours and performances for the community this month.

People should visit the Library’s calendar at to find and register for upcoming events:

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4 — Writing Fiction: The Hero’s Journey. A widely used form for storytelling, the Hero’s Journey is highly adaptable and makes a useful structure to keep dramatic tension alive. Along with character development, the class will look at some ways to structure fiction.

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5 — Pop-Up Holiday Cards.  Transform flat pieces of paper into pop-up cards and scenes. Learn a variety of beginning paper engineering techniques that will impress friends and pen pals.

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 7 - Bollywood Dance. Learn dances featured in films from Bollywood in Mumbai — the largest movie-making capital in the world.

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 11 — Music And Memories: Holiday Movies.During this interactive holiday celebration, participants will watch clips from popular holiday movies from the 1940s through 1970s, share personal holiday memories and sing along to musical favorites of the holiday season.

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12 — Holiday Paper Decorations. Brighten up the season by making festive paper ornaments and garlands.

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14 — Dances That Light Up The Darkness. Learn some new dances, including several inspired by winter traditions from around the world that feature lights.

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18 — Drawing Portraits. Join us to learn some basic drawing techniques to create naturalistic portraits.

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19 — Sip And Paint Watercolors. Join in a step-by-step watercolor painting workshop. Spend an hour talking and make art together.