Where Does Fabric Come From?
Feb
27
1:30 PM13:30

Where Does Fabric Come From?

Ages 5-8 with adult caregiver
$12 per child, cost includes weaving supplies

This hands-on class is an introduction to the Mill Museum for younger children. From sheep to cloth, discover how fabric is made in the textile mill. Class includes a fun weaving project.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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March Weaving Club
Mar
8
3:30 PM15:30

March Weaving Club

Three Thursdays: March 8, 15, 22, 3:30 pm-4:30pm
Ages 9-13, $40 per child, includes weaving supplies

If you like to weave or would like to try, this is the class for you! The Mill Museum is an inspiring location for some mindful weaving. Project ideas and techniques will be shared. Students will work on a personalized project over 3 classes.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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History Comes Alive, 1927 Flood
Mar
12
10:30 AM10:30

History Comes Alive, 1927 Flood

Ages 10-13. $12 per child

In this class, students will ponder how natural disasters disrupt our lives and how we must make choices. Through improvisation, we will travel back in time to the flood of 1927. Students will develop various characters to discover how this historic flood affected the Winooski textile community.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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Water Power Exploratory Walk
Apr
19
1:30 PM13:30

Water Power Exploratory Walk

Ages 10-13. $12 per child

Students will meet at the mill museum, reviewing and discussing water power exhibits. Then, we’ll take a walk along the Winooski River path to discover landmarks from the past. We’ll also view the hydroelectric station and maybe even find salmon in the fish elevator.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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Observational Drawing
May
17
10:30 AM10:30

Observational Drawing

Ages 10-13, $12 per child

Learn about the historic Winooski Mills through drawing and observation. Students will try a variety of drawing exercises to visually record objects in the collection. For inspiration, we will also look at illustrations by artists who have depicted mill life. Weather permitting, we may go outside to draw.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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