Check out what’s happening over the next few weeks at The Scrap Exchange!
Ongoing: Knit Night
1st and 3rd Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 pm,
Free, volunteer led, community knit group
Ongoing: Sew Night
4th Thursdays, 6:00-9:00 pm,
Free, volunteer led, sewing group
Ongoing: Call for Artists
Seeking artists for our Friends and Family Show in the Green Gallery. Non-juried show celebrating creative reuse art throughout our community. Each artist may submit up to three pieces of art. Submissions deadline April 18. Show opens April 19. Details available at www.scrapexchange.org/friends-and-family/.
3/15-4/13 in the Green Gallery:
Elsewhere presents “A-LIVE in the Kitchen”
reuse installation featuring participatory cooking show by artists from Greensboro-based living museum Elsewhere
opening reception on Friday, March 15 from 6-9pm
4/5 Class: Upcycling with Paper: Pop Up Cards
Instructor: Sue Vitellaro
6:00-8:30pm, Cost: $15, Ages: 14+
Register at: scrapclass2013-009.eventbrite.com
4/6, 4/13 Class: Basic Crochet
Instructor: Ann Tilley
1:00pm-2:30pm, Cost: $25, Ages: 16
Register at: scrapclass2013-014.eventbrite.com
4/13 Class: The Great Weaving Adventure (for kids!)
Instructor: Jan French
Cost: $15, Ages: 9-13
Register at: scrapclass2013-005.eventbrite.com
4/13-4/20 Customer Appreciation Week
Week-long festivities to say thank you to our customers as we celebrate our 22nd anniversary serving the community as a creative reuse art center. Free refreshments while you shop all week long plus a variety of daily specials!
4/13 Store-wide Sale
We kick off Customer Appreciation Week with a one-day, store-wide sale that includes our ever popular fabric sale discounts and so much more! Everything in the store will be on sale (excluding Artist Marketplace and Green Gallery items). Friends Club members can shop early starting at 8:00 am. Doors open to the general public at 10:00 am.
4/13 Spring Art Walk Call for Artists
We’ll be offering space to exhibit your work outside The Scrap Exchange on the Great Wall from 10-5pm on Saturday April 13. $10 per space. Contact Sara at noHdesigns@hotmail.com to apply.
4/14-4/21 Customer Appreciation Savings continue!
10% off your store purchases (30% for Friends Club members) every day this week. Discount excludes Artist Marketplace or Green Gallery.
4/14 Free Open Studio in the Design Center
The Design Center will be available to use for free from 12-5pm as part of our Customer Appreciation Week celebration.
4/19-5/11 in the Green Gallery: Friends and Family Show
Our annual non-juried, open hanging exhibit celebrating the creative spirit within our community. Opening reception on Friday, April 19 from 6-9pm. Call for Artists details at www.scrapexchange.org/friends-and-family.
4/20 LUEWWD VIII: Industrial Strength
Arm wrestling fundraiser for The Scrap Exchange and Liberty Arts, organized by the League of Upper Extremity Wrestling Women of Durham. Event will be held in the evening on the Cordoba Center for the Arts campus.
5/4 Brew Durham 4
Tickets are now on sale for our annual homebrew festival! Taste 50 beers from local homebrewers and enjoy tasty snacks from local restaurants. Tickets: $35 at brewdurham4.eventbrite.com