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

Message from Ann: May 2015

Dear Friends, Happy Spring-Heading-Into-Summer! The rose bushes at our south entrance are in full bloom and glorious red red red! If you’ve been by our building lately, you might have noticed a few changes. Our landscape artist-in-residence Rachel Preston has attached a large bamboo trellis to the south exterior wall, … Continue reading

Message from Ann: April 2015

Dear Friends, Every April we celebrate another year of life here at The Scrap Exchange. This year is our 24th anniversary! Since 1991 we have been collecting and re-distributing materials, providing low-cost resources to teachers … and to artists … and to you! We’ve been educating participants and communities on … Continue reading

Message from Ann: March 2015

Dear Friends, Seems like spring has finally arrived! The excitement is starting to percolate, both outside and in here at The Scrap Exchange, with all kinds of offerings and events coming up. One of the projects I’m most excited about is our new Garden Club! We’ll be building a community … Continue reading