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Fiber Arts at Maple Shade:
Quilting, Knitting, and Connecting

Celebrate the rich traditions of Pennsylvania fiber arts by working on your own project amongst fellow quilters, knitters, and crafters at a series of monthly events at Maple Shade Barn.

Fiber Arts Greeting Card Workshop

Just in time for Father’s Day and graduation, Lori Staley will guide participants through the process and art of making handmade cards using various fiber materials Sunday, June 4th, 2017, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Fiber Arts Day at Dill’s Tavern

Bring the whole family down to Dill’s Tavern for Fiber Arts Day, a celebration of our some of our most important traditional handicrafts: the process of using fibers to make clothing, decorations, and household goods. Enjoy live animals, children’s activities, food, make-and-take workshops, demonstrations on weaving, quilting, spinning, broom-making, crocheting, and much more on Saturday, June 10th, 2017.

Honey & The Hog Festival

Join us for a community festival for all ages interested in our sustainable heritage, a summer celebration at the intersection of agriculture and apiculture designed to enrich our minds and pallets with a collective understanding of how bees support nearly a third of our food chain, on Saturday, June 17th, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Flat Reed Weaving Workshop

Make your own foot stool using the flat reed weaving method with professional chair caner Ron Sollenberger on Saturday, June 24th, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Maple Shade Barn.

Historical Beekeeping Workshop

Experience the history of beekeeping in America during hands-on workshop with Dill’s Tavern beekeeper Greg Hildebrand on Saturday, July 1st, from noon to 2 p.m.

Dill’s Tavern History Camp

Introduce your kids to a love of American history at Dill’s Tavern History Camp July 17th to July 21st. Open to any 3rd through 6th grade children, camp gives kids the opportunity to live and play like colonial children. A few daily activities will include fiber arts, metalworking, woodwork, candle making, and butter churning.