Children's Sewing Workshop

The Passaic County Parks & Recreation office is proud to offer two series of children's sewing workshops this upcoming February & March at the Passaic County Arts Center in Goffle Brook Park in Hawthorne, NJ.

Space is limited so register soon!

Admission: $10 per child for each full series

Questions: Events@passaiccountynj.org

This program is sponsored by the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Contact Information
  1. events@passaiccountynj.org
Mon, February 17
12:00 pm — 1:00 am
Add to My Calendar 02/17/2020 12:00pm 02/18/2020 1:00am America/New_York Children's Sewing Workshop

The Passaic County Parks & Recreation office is proud to offer two series of children's sewing workshops this upcoming February & March at the Passaic County Arts Center in Goffle Brook Park in Hawthorne, NJ.

Space is limited so register soon!

Admission: $10 per child for each full series

Questions: Events@passaiccountynj.org

This program is sponsored by the Passaic County ...

675 Goffle Road Hawthorne, NJ 07506

Passaic County Arts Center

675 Goffle Road
Hawthorne, NJ 07506

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