Scrappy Crafternoon at The Scrap Exchange: FREE Community Crafting Meetup

Join us for a FREE community crafting meetup in our Design Center! Bring a new or old project in any medium and our teaching artists and community members can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to learn a new and different skill/craft each month… or … Continue reading

2nd Sunday Sewing: FREE Community Meetup-CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Join us for a community sewing meetup in our Design Center, hosted by textile artist Christine Ramsey. Bring a new or old project and Christine can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to sew with tons of fabric, trim and accessories at your fingertips. Free … Continue reading

Scrapiversary

2016 is the Scrap Exchange’s 25th anniversary year! Come celebrate this exciting milestone at Scrapiversary on December 16th from 6-9 pm. This free event will be held at The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. What is Scrapiversary? Time Capsule Opening: 50 years ago a time capsule was buried outside of The Center … Continue reading

Smashfest

Have some holiday angst you need to work out?  Don’t feel like joining throngs of rabid shoppers at big box stores on Black Friday?  Need to entertain visiting family and friends the day after Thanksgiving?  Just wanna hang out and throw some breakables against a wall while eating tacos? SMASHFEST … Continue reading

2nd Sunday Sewing: FREE Community Meetup

Join us for a community sewing meetup in our Design Center, hosted by textile artist Christine Ramsey. Bring a new or old project and Christine can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to sew with tons of fabric, trim and accessories at your fingertips. Free … Continue reading

GRAND OPENING Party !!

Join us for our GRAND OPENING celebration at our new “forever home”.  Activities include a ribbon cutting ceremony, parade, live music, Junk Jams, free art-making, artist demonstrations, food truck rodeo, scavenger hunt, karaoke, raffles, interactive art installations and more! Find out more info and a complete schedule of event here … Continue reading

Durham Cinematheque presents “Circle Spiral Slow”, an outdoor film experience

Third Friday festivities at The Scrap Exchange will move outside tonight with a nighttime film experience beginning at 9pm. Durham Cinematheque will be on hand to present “Circle Spiral Slow,” a three-part film program by Tom Whiteside with live music by Arrows Out. Three screens will be set up on … Continue reading

Sew Night

Join us for a twice-monthly community sewing night in our Design Center, hosted by textile artist Christine Ramsey! Bring a new or old project and Christine can help you work through creative and technical blocks. Take the opportunity to sew with tons of fabric, trim and accessories at your fingertips. … Continue reading