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2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States

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June 2017
$10.00 - $20.00

Woven Cover Bookbinding

June 24 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Jump into bookbinding with a simple pamphlet style starter! In this class, students will create woven designs for book covers and learn to stitch a pamphlet binding. These little books are versatile for gifts, making notes, drawings, and more. All materials included. Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017 Time: 2:00-4:00pm Cost: $20 Ages: 16+ Instructor: Wendy Ziegler Wendy Ziegler has been involved in all levels of education for over 20 years with specific interest in process-oriented art, various handcrafts, and loose…

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$15.00 - $30.00

Pollinator Hotel Workshop

June 25 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Did you know bee populations are in decline in North America? You can help! Learn how to attract pollinators to your very own bee hotel created using reuse materials! The idea behind the bee hotel is to offer refuge for pollinators. Some are designed as nesting sites while others provide space for hibernation. Join The Scrap exchange in creating spaces for bees to reemerge and repopulate our community. All materials will be provided. Date: Sunday, June 25, 2017 Time: 2:00-5:00pm Cost: $30 (Tuition + Materials)…

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HELP (Open 2:00-6:00)

June 30 @ 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 31, 2017

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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HELP, a service of  Project Access of Durham County, collects donated durable medical equipment, restores the equipment, and loans it for reuse by any Durham County resident who needs it. For free.

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July 2017

Scrap Exchange Tour

July 8 @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what’s new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and 12:30 and last approximately 45 minutes. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions.…

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$10.00 - $20.00

Adult Crochet and Sip

July 8 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come hang out with other fellow crocheters and enjoy some wine and beer while you’re at it! This is a general class for people at all skill levels to meet and learn to crochet or work on existing projects from home. Whether you’ve never held a crochet hook, or perhaps you’re stuck on a pattern and need some guidance–this is the perfect class to meet up with other students and hang out and enjoy some adult beverages, too! Craft supplies…

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$15.00 - $30.00

Beginning Sewing

July 15 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+) Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and appliqué stitches. Students will design and sew a class project using The Scrap Exchange’s awesome wealth of fabrics and trims. All tools and materials are…

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$30.00

Coil Baskets and Bowls

July 15 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Ever wanted to take a simple first step into basketry? In this class, we will explore the basics needed to make our own hand coiled vessels out of textiles, yarns, embroidery thread, and other fibers. These wrapping and knotting techniques can also be applied to other crafts! All materials included. Registration is suggested. Space is limited. Dates: Saturday, July 15th Time: 1:00-3:30pm Cost: $25 tuition Ages: 13+ Instructor: Wendy Zeigler Wendy Ziegler has been involved in all levels of education…

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Volunteer Orientation

July 16 @ 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 1:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Information sessions for people interested in volunteering are held every third Sunday. For more info: http://scrapexchange.org/join-us/volunteer/

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Altered Book Club: FREE Community Meetup (2-5 pm)

July 16 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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ALTERED BOOK CLUB Get together with friends to work on your Altered Books.  Whether you’re into altered books, art journaling, paperfolding & cutting, or book sculpture, this is the group for you. Beginners welcome. 3rd Sunday 2-5 pm Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Altered-Book-Club/

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Scrap Exchange tours

July 27 @ 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what's new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and end promptly at 12:15. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions. To…

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August 2017

Scrap Exchange tours

August 17 @ 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what's new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and end promptly at 12:15. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions. To…

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September 2017

Scrap Exchange tour

September 21 @ 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what's new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and end promptly at 12:15. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions. To…

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October 2017
$195.00 - $295.00

Creative Reuse CON

October 18 @ 10:00 AM - October 19 @ 5:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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The Scrap Exchange developed its popular Boot Camp program based on decades of experience as a national model and leader in the creative reuse industry.  At Creative Reuse CON, we will take your training to the next level with two days of collaborative discussions focused on building the future of your creative reuse center and exploring the future of the entire industry. Price includes two days of workshops and programming plus coffee, lunch, snacks & post-session networking opportunities with beer…

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Scrap Exchange tour

October 19 @ 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what's new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and end promptly at 12:15. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions. To…

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November 2017

Scrap Exchange tour

November 16 @ 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Come find out what's new with The Scrap Exchange! The Scrap Exchange is hosting community tours of the store. Our tour features information about the plans for the Reuse Arts District and the expansion of all that is amazing about the Scrap. Please join us for some behind the scenes information and a look at the new retail space. Tours start at 11:30 and end promptly at 12:15. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions. To…

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