Guess who’s coming back to RosenSpace on Saturday, April 22nd?
Local patternmaker and seamstress extraordinaire Cal Patch will be teaching a 3-hour workshop, “Befriend Your Sewing Machine” , for those who want to update their sewing skills get back into making things! Check it out… (Space is limited; pre-registration required) http://hodgepodgefarm.net/?p=4383
We’ve already sprung forward to Daylight Savings Time… our Knitting Circle is “springing forward” it’s starting time, too! It will now run EVERY FIRST SUNDAY, FROM 2-6 PM.
Head on over to RosenSpace this Sunday, April 2nd and join fellow knittistas (and crocheters !) as we work and chat our way through our various projects, big or small. All skill levels welcome 🙂
And of course, in the spirit of Spring Cleaning – we welcome you to join our STASH SWAP! Bring in those skeins you just haven’t managed to finish off and trade them in for some that might better fit your current project(s). Or simply leave them for others to enjoy.
$5 per person; Free tea,coffee and cookies!
There’s a new FREE weekly meeting starting up at RosenSpace, tailor-made for seniors eager for structured discussions around a wide range of cultural & social topics!
Visit www.meetup.com/Rosendale-seniors-conversation-club to RSVP and for more information, or phone Shaun at 845-658-3129.
The Rosendale Seniors Conversation Club Club is being organized by Shaun Johnston, a senior and resident of Rosendale for 30 years. “We seniors have more life experience to draw on, and can remember back to when all our conversations were face to face. We’ll explore various ways to carry on conversations, and practice how to make it a richer experience. At the same time we’ll make friends, and build community, helping everyone. “
Following the Club meeting, participants are welcome to continue their conversations with Shaun over lunch at the Rosendale Cafe.
Tues. March 7th, 7-10 pm *NEW TIME*
$5 per person; light snacks available
Our monthly game-fest is back! Come hang out with your friends and match wits over a board game – all skill levels welcome! Choose from our “Classic & Nostalgic” collection, or feel free to bring your own.
We’re excited to announce that local clothing-maker & designer Cal Patch will be offering a series of sewing workshops at RosenSpace this Spring!
Stay tuned for her other offerings, scheduled for April and May.
Beginner Sewing Series: Design Your Own Tote
March 16th, 23rd, 30th + April 6th (Thursdays, 6-8 pm)
Four 2-hour classes, $160
In this beginner-level class, you’ll learn how to sew and make a useful tote bag with a lining and pockets. You’ll be the designer and determine the dimensions of every part of the bag, as well as the style and placement of pockets and straps. We will cover how to use the machine, sewing seams, topstitching, patch pockets, boxed corners and 4-ply straps.
Students must bring their own machine to class.Enrollment is required prior to class start; for more info and to register, visit Cal’s website here.
$5 per person; light snacks available. All skill levels welcome!
Winter’s almost over – time to finish up those bulky woolly projects you’ve been noodling over these past few months!
It’s also a great time to get a head start on your Sping Cleaning – with a STASH SWAP! Bring in those skeins you just haven’t managed to finish off and trade them in for some that might better fit your current project(s). Or simply leave them for other knittistas to enjoy 🙂