Headbands are making a comeback! Vogue Magazine named it the chic French fashion accessory of 2016. Explore the techniques of fabric, knitted or glamour decorated headbands.
Supply fee $4. 1 session - $15
Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon
604-592-6956 #4479158 or Register Online
Summer Spinning Workshop
Our spinning wizard shares age-old techniques for spinning on a traditional wheel. Spin fluffy wool fibre into unique yarn for your knitting or weaving projects.
3 sessions - $60
Tuesday, August 16 to Thursday, August 18 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
604-592-6956 #4479141 or Register Online
Introduction to Nature Dyeing
Use natural plant materials to infuse yarn with rich colours. Learn how to extract dyes from plants, mordant yarn and make a dye bath, to create unique yarn skeins.
Supply fee $15. 1 session - $45.25
Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
604-592-6956 #4479145 or Register Online
Traditional Rug Hooking Get hooked on rugs! Our instructor will share her passion and all the techniques you need to create a small sampler to take home.
Supply fee $85.1 session - $38.75 Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4489867 or Register Online
You Can Sew: Level 1 Express your creative side, save money and make clothes that fit as you join our stitchery wiz and learn to make a flared or straight skirt.
Supply fee $15. 4 sessions - $60.50. Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4489938 or Register Online
Historical Cemetery Tour (12yrs+) Explore 130-year old Surrey Centre Cemetery and Christ Church Anglican Churchyard with author Warren Sommer as he reveals the fascinating stories that lie beneath the headstones.
1 session - $20 Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 2:00 p.m - 3:30 p.m. or Register Online (#4490827) Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. or Register Online (#4490796)
Free Memoir Info Session Memoirs aren’t just for the famous! Get an overview of the memoir writing process because your life has been a unique adventure. Bring questions and consider signing up for the remaining sessions.
1 Session - Free. Pre-registration is required. Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4490830 or Register Online
Write Your Memoir Have you got a personal story waiting to be told? Gain tools to confidently write your history with direction and voice while keeping in mind effective writing techniques.
2 Sessions - $75 Saturday November 5, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4490902 or Register Online
Jacquard Loom – Then and Now Join Jacquard weaver Ruth Scheuing to learn the fascinating history of the Jacquard loom and the amazing fabrics they produce. Enjoy a rare opportunity to see the Museum’s loom in action.
1 session - $10 Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4490003 or Register Online
You Can Sew: Level 2 Put the needle on the mark and your foot on the pedal as you take your sewing skills to the next level. Let our experienced teacher guide you to make a long vest or top.
4 sessions - $60.50 Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4489941 or Register Online
Lecture: Canadian Sikhs in World War 1 Join Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra of the Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies as she shares the forgotten story of 10 Canadian-Sikh soldiers who served for Canada during World War 1. Friday, November 11, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Museum After Dark (19yrs+) Combine local wine and cheese with the secrets of the Museum vault for a unique night out. Get a behind-the-scenes look at our collections and exhibits then sip and socialize.
1 session - $18 Thursday, November 17 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 604-592-6956 #4490975 or Register Online