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Workshops
Workshops

Workshops are presented throughout the year. In the past such skills as basket making, spinning, woodcarving, quilling and seat weaving have been taught.
All workshops will be held in the Engel Education Center at Quiet Valley.
See below for information about upcoming workshops available.

chair CaningChair Caning Workshop

An all day, small group workshop for persons wishing to learn chair caning or improve their skills. Since each project is unique, please call Ceal at 570-313-1944 and she will then order the materials appropriate for your project. If you are interested in another form of seat weaving other than caning, please let Ceal know. Please call Ceal before April 25 to allow her sufficient time to gather materials.

Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Cost: $40.00 or $35.00 for members plus materials fee
Registration and Payment by Friday, April 25, 2014
Participants should bring their own chair or other seat project and lunch. Beverages will be provided.

Minimum number of participants - 3; maximum of 8.
Instructor: Ceal Yost

Questions or to inquire about other chair caning classes (may do another mid summer), please contact Quiet Valley.

Victorian GracesVictorian Social Graces Workshops

Make your own autograph book for everyone to sign, learn proper copperplate handwriting to use on calling cards, and have a lesson on tea party etiquette. We will also make tea sandwiches and scones and learn how to set a proper table. Then it will be time for the party, where we will enjoy the food prepared and play some games to round out the day. Please don’t delay in making your reservation, as seating will be limited.

Offered on two dates:

Date: Saturday, June 7 OR June 14, 9am to 1pm
Cost: $12.00 or $10.00 for members
Reservations and payment due by Friday, May 30
For ages 8 and up

Minimum number of participants – 8, Maximum number of participants – 20
Instructor: Cheryl Statham


Felted Wool Scarf WorkshopFelted Wool Scarfs

Come learn a simple felting technique and craft a beautiful scarf from Quiet Valley wool.

Date/Time: Saturday, July 26; 10:00am to 2:00pm held down on the Farm
Cost: $20.00 Members, $25.00 non-members
Please bring a bag lunch, Beverage will be provided; Please wear old clothing

Ages: 12 and up
Minimum number of participants - 4, Maximum number - 10
Instructor: Deb DiPasquale


FloraFlora Survey of the FarmFlora Survey

Back in the 1970’s, a survey was done of the plants that grew at Quiet Valley, including fungi, trees, shrubs, mosses, ferns and wildflowers. Now, forty years later, Jen Keim and Cheryl Statham, Quiet Valley staffers, will be leading a group around the farm to repeat his work and compare the findings. Participants should dress appropriately, with long pants and good shoes, as we explore all of the corners of the farm.

Date/Time: Saturday, July 26; 9am to 3pm
Cost: $5.00 or QV and MCEEC members - $3
Bring your lunch and plenty to drink. Meet at the Gift Shop by 9 a.m. and we will be done around 3:00.
Reservations and payment are due by Friday, July 18
For ages 10 and up

Minimum number of participants – 8
Maximum number of participants – 25
Leaders: Jen Keim and Cheryl Statham


Unless noted otherwise, all Workshops will be held at:

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
347 Quiet Valley Road
Stroudsburg PA 18360

Please call 570-992-6161 or E-mail for reservations

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