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Extinct Embroidery with Solstice Handmade: Carolina Parakeet

Join Solstice Handmade for an evening of stitching and socializing. We will learn the basics of embroidery, providing demonstrations of 3 stitches, and help while you practice them by stitching a printed pattern we designed. We will stitch a pair of Carolina Parakeets, extinct as of 1939, and talk about how this beautiful bird disappeared while we sew. You’ll leave with a partially completed embroidery, everything you need to know to finish, and a new creative addiction. All supplies included.

This program is for adults only, ages 18+.

Adult Member: $30
Adult Non-Member: $34

Covid-19 Information: For programs with a required age of 12+, masks are strongly recommended, but optional at outdoor programs for participants who are fully vaccinated. We ask that all participants continue to maintain 6 feet of social distancing and stay within designated social zones if unmasked. All participants, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask inside any building. If you or someone you are registering for a program cannot medically tolerate a mask, you must contact our Program Manager prior to booking a program. To contact our Program Manager, please call 616-735-6240 or email ashley@blandfordnaturecenter.org.


Nov 16 2021


6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Blandford Nature Center
1715 Hillburn Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI
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