John Fitch: the Steamboat Inventor's Adventuresome Life
with Erik Fleischer of The John Fitch Steamboat Museum
Make Japanese Thread Balls with Ellen Turner
Temari are colorful, handmade Japanese thread-balls that are traditionally given as gifts on New Year’s Day, or as tokens of good luck. Local artisan Ellen Turner will teach a class, Temari: Make Japanese Thread Balls, on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library beginning at 12:30 pm. Register by calling 215.788.7891, or by visiting the Library at 680 Radcliffe Street; the class size is very limited. Registrants are reminded to bring their personal scissors and a $5.00 materials fee the day of the class.
This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, in collaboration with Ellen Turner in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative. Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.