Herb Garden Event

September 23, 2007, 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Join members of the MGC Herb Garden Committee as they give tours of the Garden, a Maplewood landmark established by the club in 1979. Discover new ways to use herbs in your cooking through recipes generously shared by local Maplewood restaurants. Find out how important herbs were to treat ailments or care for skin and hair in Colonial and Victorian times.

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Domestic Arts

Next Event

April 28, 2019, 1:00 PM

Shuttles, Spindle and Flyer Wheels: Hand spinning and Weaving in the 21st Century

The Essex County Hand Spinners Guild will demonstrate the magical art of spinning fibers into yarn on hand spindles and spinning wheels, some antique or traditional in appearance, and some contemporary that have a modern look. Weavers will also demonstrate how cloth is made on a variety of looms. Visitors will also be invited to try their hands at spinning and weaving.

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