International Rug Hooking Day


Date: Dec 4
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Where: Theatre

Join us for an afternoon of all things rug hooking and help celebrate International Rug Hooking Day!

The afternoon will include a talk on the tradition of rug hooking in Newfoundland and Labrador along with contemporary rug hooking designs and fabrics; a look at samples from The Rooms collections; and a demonstration of punch needle rug hooking. 

Following the presentations, there will be a show and share of rug hooking.

Presenters are: Dianne Warren, Joy Barfoot, and Martha Barnes.

There will be an option to join the session virtually (at no cost) – link to follow. The cost of in-person session includes coffee break.

This program is presented In partnership with the International Guild of Hooked Rugs.

 

Limited seats available for the in-person session. Tickets are $20.70 per person. To purchase a ticket, please contact Visitor Services at 757-8090. 

Restrictions due to COVID 19 will be in place for everyone’s safety. Masks and proof of vaccination with ID required.