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Corn Festival Reimagined: The Science of Spinning Yarn Virtual Program

January 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Free

Join fiber forager Melissa Kurkoski for a virtual adventure to explore the ancient process of spinning yarn on modern tools. She’ll introduce nature’s widely varied fiber animals and plants, teach the basics of preparing wool by hand, and demonstrate the art of making yarn on a spinning wheel. Melissa invites participants to play with science from home; bring a few cotton balls and facial tissues to test the 50,000 year old technique along with her

Click HERE to register via Zoom Webinar.

This program is made possible by the Mass Cultural Council

Details

Date:
January 31
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

South Shore Natural Science Center
Phone:
781-659-2559
Email:
ssnsc@ssymca.org
Website:
southshorenaturalsciencecenter.org