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2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States

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August 2017

HELP (Open 2:00-6:00)

August 25 @ 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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$15.00 - $30.00

Weaving for Beginners

August 26 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Learn the fundamentals of weaving by making your own tapestry! In this class, we will be using different materials and techniques while hand weaving on frame looms. No two tapestries will be alike, as we each explore color, texture, and form in our textiles. In order to inspire and better inform our artistic process, we will discuss various weaving traditions around the world and the significance of historic textiles. All materials will be provided. To check out Amanda's work, visit…

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Bohemian Wrap Skirts

August 27 @ 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States
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Learn to piece together a Bohemian Wrap Skirt! These skirts are customizable and one of a kind. Beginning sewers are welcome! This is unique way to use small fabric scraps to create a beautiful project as well as to further develop your sewing skills. Bring an old pair of jeans to transform, all materials will be provided. Date: Sunday, August 27, 2017 Time: 11:00 am- 12:30pm Cost: $25 tuition Ages: 16+ Instructor: Kimberley Pierce Cartwright Kimberley Pierce Cartwright is a…

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September 2017

Scrap Exchange Tour

September 9 @ 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 30 minutes. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions.…

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$15.00 - $30.00

Beginning Sewing Class

September 17 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 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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Volunteer Orientation

September 17 @ 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)

September 17 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm 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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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 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

Scrap Exchange Tour

October 14 @ 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 30 minutes. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions.…

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$15.00 - $30.00

Beginning Sewing Class

October 15 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 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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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 Tours

November 11 @ 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 30 minutes. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions.…

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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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December 2017

Scrap Exchange Tours

December 9 @ 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 30 minutes. Staff is available during and after the tour to answer questions.…

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