Friends Book Sale

This Friday and Saturday, check out the Friends of the Nevada Public Library Book Sale at the library. Times are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Meet and Cheese Palooza

Head down to Cambridge on Jan. 27, starting at 3 p.m., for the Meat and Cheese Palooza at the Tattered Toad Bar & Grill. The event raises funds for the Animal Rescue League.

Wheel Pottery Class

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things in a wheel pottery class instructed by Greg Lamont. Start with centering clay and pulling cylinders, the building blocks to throwing on the wheel. Move on to forming bowls, mugs, vases and plates, and learn handle-pulling, glazing and finishing techniques. This class is open to beginners, as well as those with experience who would like to improve their skills. Class meets on Thursdays, beginning Feb. 1, from 6-8:30 p.m. for eight weeks. Cost is $120 for those with ISU; $130 for the public.