SPIN-INS

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SPIN-IN: Learn to Spin Sessions

Sat, Sep 24, Oct 1, Nov 19, Dec 3 and JUST ADDED: Dec 17
10 AM – 1 PM | FREE at BlackRock

Sun, Oct 9 | 1 PM – 4 PM | FREE at the Germantown Library

Don’t know how to spin, but want to learn? Are you an experienced spinner who would like to share your skills and enthusiasm? Drop in on Saturday, September 24, October 1, November 19 and December 3 and 17 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at BlackRock Center for the Arts, or on Sunday, October 9 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Germantown Library, for a SPIN-IN where you can learn to spin, make yarns, and add them to the collaborative installation to be displayed in the upcoming exhibit “TWIST: The Art of Spinning by Hand.” All ages and ability levels are welcome to participate in these free spinning sessions offered both before and during the exhibition (the “TWIST” exhibit will be on view November 5 – December 17 in The Kay Gallery at BlackRock). Please join us for a fun community experience. Free.

Drop Ins Welcome! No advance registration required. RSVPs are appreciated (so that we can plan for supplies). To RSVP send an email to twistexhibition@gmail.com.

Volunteers Needed! Email Jennifer Lindsay,twistexhibition@gmail.com, if you would like to volunteer to teach or demonstrate spinning.

Additional SPIN-IN: Learn to Spin Sessions will be offered on the dates listed below:

BlackRock Center for the Arts will host Spin-Ins, free drop-in spinning sessions open to all ages and ability levels, both before and during the exhibition “TWIST: The Art of Spinning by Hand.” These learn to spin events will be held on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on September 24, October 1, November 19 and December 3 and 17. Drop ins welcome. Free. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown, MD 20874, 301-528-2260 or www.blackrockcenter.org

Germantown Library will host Spin-Ins, free drop-in spinning sessions open to all ages and ability levels, both before and during the exhibition “TWIST: The Art of Spinning by Hand.” Blending hands-on spinning with stories read by the Library staff, these learn to spin events will be held on Sunday afternoon from 1:00 – 4:00 pm on October 9. All ages and ability levels welcome. Drop ins welcome. Free. Germantown Library, 19840 Century Boulevard, Germantown, MD 20874, (240) 777-0110, www.montgomerycountymd.gov/library

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