Upcoming Events

Help us to welcome our new Water/Ways exhibit by creating a handmade snowglobe! Built from jam jars, you can create your own tiny canal scene. Participation in the craft includes admission to see the new exhibit.

Each family workshops is held open-house style. This craft typically takes 45 minutes to complete, so feel free to drop by at any point during the session.

August 31, 2019

Family Workshop: Create C&O Canal Snowglobes

Help us to welcome our new Water/Ways exhibit by creating a handmade snowglobe! Built from jam jars, you can create your own tiny canal scene. Participation in the craft includes admission to see the new exhibit. Each family workshops is held open-house style. This craft typically takes 45 minutes to complete, so feel free to drop by at any point during the session.
August 24, 2019

Family Workshop: Soap Making

What makes soap, well, soap? Learn more about traditional soap making and make your own signature bar. Each participant will receive enough materials to create 1 large bar of soap or 3 hand soaps. Additional materials may be purchased for a small fee. Our family workshops are held open-house style. This craft typically takes 30 minutes to complete (20 minutes of cooling time), so feel free to stop by at any point during the session.
August 17, 2019

Family Workshop: Create C&O Canal Snowglobes

Help us to welcome our new Water/Ways exhibit by creating a handmade snowglobe! Built from jam jars, you can create your own tiny canal scene. Participation in the craft includes admission to see the new exhibit. Each family workshops is held open-house style. This craft typically takes 45 minutes to complete, so feel free to drop by at any point during the session.
August 10, 2019

Family Workshop: Soap Making

What makes soap, well, soap? Learn more about traditional soap making and make your own signature bar. Each participant will receive enough materials to create 1 large bar of soap or 3 hand soaps. Additional materials may be purchased for a small fee. Our family workshops are held open-house style. This craft typically takes 30 minutes to complete (20 minutes of cooling time), so feel free to stop by at any point during the session.