Tickets on Sale for Scraparet!

Ellen Ciompi and Glenn Mehrbach to Perform in “Scraparet” Fundraiser Benefitting The Scrap Exchange Date: Friday, March 1, 2013 Time: wine reception at 7:00pm, performance begins at 7:30pm in the Green Gallery at The Scrap Exchange Tickets: $25; purchase online at www.scraparet.eventbrite.com Proceeds benefit The Scrap Exchange. March is Cabaret … Continue reading

“A-LIVE in the Kitchen” Opens March 15 in the Green Gallery

March 15 – April 13 Elsewhere presents “A-LIVE in the Kitchen” interactive cooking show installation by artists from Elsewhere Opening Reception: Friday, March 15 from 6-9 pm The Scrap Exchange is teaming up with Elsewhere artists to present an interactive Green Gallery installation that mixes scrap art, community TV and … Continue reading

Movie Night at The Scrap Exchange Debuts March 14

We want to establish The Scrap Exchange as “the place to be on Thursday nights in Durham”, and we’re adding to our lineup of free programming to make it happen! Join us each month on 2nd Thursday for Movie Night, an evening filled with film and popcorn. In true Scrap … Continue reading

A Message from Ann: March 2013

Dear Friends, After a few false starts, it finally feels like SPRING around here … and that brings a whole new round of excitement to these parts! On Saturday, March 23, we’ll be celebrating the second anniversary of Marry Durham. If you married Durham in 2010, come renew your vows, … Continue reading

A Message from Ann: July 2013

Dear Friends, I learned some new things this month. I took a two-part class in the Design Center here at The Scrap Exchange on altering clothes taught by Christine Ramsey. I’ve been sewing for more than twenty years, but I’ve had very little formal training — a few long-ago lessons … Continue reading

September is Teacher Appreciation Month at The Scrap Exchange

Just to show our teachers how much we love and appreciate them, we have designated September as Teacher Appreciation Month at The Scrap Exchange! All teachers receive a 20% discount off their retail purchases throughout this month with a valid ID. (Discounts do not apply to Artist Marketplace or Green … Continue reading

A Message from Ruth: October 2013

Dear Friends, As our Executive Director Ann Woodward enjoys the final weeks of a two-month sabbatical, I am happy to report on her behalf that The Scrap Exchange remains as busy and creative as ever, thanks to an amazing team of co-workers! Our retail staff, led by Madeline James and … Continue reading

Swap-O-Rama-Rama Community Clothing Swap is BACK!

Oh yes, the SWAP-O-RAMA-RAMA is back! The most fabulous community clothing swap event ever is coming soon, so start emptying out your closets– and dudes, we want your duds too! How does a Swap-O-Rama-Rama work? It’s simple, bring your unwanted clothing (hats, shoes and accessories included), SWAP them out for … Continue reading