November 12, 9 am to 12 pm, with Ramon Townsend Marbling is the art of floating and designing watercolors on a base fluid, then transferring the design to paper. The participants will be instructed in all stages of the process and will take home their finished papers. Register here.
November 18 to December 31, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm “What is folk art? It is a term rooted in the tradition of art made for a purpose: a beautiful quilt, a painted wooden chest, or a redware bowl,” says Emily Smucker Beidler, fraktur artist and folk art committee member. “All of these things have […]
December 1 and 2, 6 to 8 pm, December 3, 5 to 8:30 pm Celebrate the holidays with stories and treats at the oldest house in Lancaster County. This year focuses on the importance of corn. Fee charged, advanced registration required
Join the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society for a presentation and book signing with Urbane Peachey, author of the new memoir “More Than One Thing Is True: Agony and Ecstasy below Cloud 9,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 3, at West Bethany Chapel in Landis Homes, 1001 East Oregon Road, Lititz. Urbane Peachey’s memoir illuminates […]
November 5, 9 am to 12 pm, with Barbara Christy, Seneca Beads were made by Native Americans from shells, and after European contact, glass beads were an important traded item. Native Americans used trade beads to decorate clothing and create jewelry. Students will be guided in creating a project. Register here.