Saturday July 22nd, 2017

Spin & Dye Fun With Aurora Colony Handspinners’ Guild


11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Museum Courtyard

Don’t miss the fun at the Old Aurora Colony Museum exploring the dyeing and spinning techniques that have evolved over thousands of years during the Aurora Colony Handspinners’ Guild’s annual “Spin and Dye” event. Children can discover the art and craft of wool preparation and dyeing through hands-on activities. The whole family will enjoy this creative and educational event filled with little-known facts about making dyes from bugs, vegetables, and trees to modern chemical dyes.