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Adventures in Time Drop-In Workshop: Beaded Bracelet
Jul
17
9:30 AM09:30

Adventures in Time Drop-In Workshop: Beaded Bracelet

  • North Adover Historical Society 153 Academy Road, North Andover, MA 01845 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Our next pop-up & drop-in Adventures in Time program will be Wednesday, July 17th between 9:30 and Noon. Afternoon Session: 1-3 PM.

Stop by and make a Native inspired woven beaded bracelet and learn about the importance of beads within their culture.

Drop-ins should allow at least 1 hour before end to complete their project.

Suggested ages 7-13.


FREE, but a donation or a purchase in our shop will help support our ongoing programs.

Support provided by the Elise A. Brown Fund.

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Pop-Up Adventures in Time: Patchwork & Piecing Workshop
Jun
26
1:00 PM13:00

Pop-Up Adventures in Time: Patchwork & Piecing Workshop

Quilts-have you ever really thought about how they are made, or more specifically, how they used to be made? Come discover how Mrs. Johnson created pieced her quilt tops back in the 19th century! We will use our own paper patterns to mark our pieces, then sew and construct a sample patchwork design.

Come join us and learn about the joy of traditional patchwork!

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Pop-Up Adventures in Time: Patchwork & Piecing Workshop
Jun
26
9:30 AM09:30

Pop-Up Adventures in Time: Patchwork & Piecing Workshop

Quilts-have you ever really thought about how they are made, or more specifically, how they used to be made? Come discover how Mrs. Johnson created pieced her quilt tops back in the 19th century! We will use our own paper patterns to mark our pieces, then sew and construct a sample patchwork design.

Come join us and learn about the joy of traditional patchwork!

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April Vacation Week Pop-up program : Teddy Bear Workshop
Apr
17
1:00 PM13:00

April Vacation Week Pop-up program : Teddy Bear Workshop

Stuffed bears became popular during the childhood of our own Miss Sallie Fields--come learn a little history behind this iconic toy and test out your sewing (and gluing skills).

  • The program runs between 1-3 pm on Wednesday, April 17th.

  • Materials fee: $4 a child, payable at the door.

  • Limit 10 Children

  • To reserve a spot, please email director.nahistory@gmail.com.

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Apr
18
10:00 AM10:00

Sheep to Shawl Workshop

  • North Andover Historical Society (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Follow wool from the sheep's back to yours in this two-hour workshop featuring picking, carding, spinning, and weaving.

  • $6 per person.
  • Payment due upon registration.
  • Suggested ages 8-12
  • Pre-registration required.
  • Registration Deadline: April 13th or until program fills up.
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