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Holiday Craft & Book…

Holiday Craft & Book Faire

Sunday, Dec 11

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Had enough of box stores and online shopping? Come make your own beautiful hand-crafted gifts and shop for children’s books at the Ashokan Center! Our wonderful elves (staff) will be there to help you in the Tin Shop (make an ornament), Broom Shop (make a wood-handled sorghum broom), Blacksmith Shop (make a fire poker, heart-shaped trivet, or plant hanger). Plus craft vendors, food, photo booth and more…

10am-2pm: Shop, Eat, Make, and Be Merry! 

Children’s book sale on themes of nature, music, history, and art, curated by Robin Shornstein
Make old-timey gifts by hand in our Tin, Broom, and Blacksmith Shops*
Make a natural wreath with Molly Mason*
Rustic photo booth with Ovi Horta in our newly restored sleigh*
Hand-drawn portraits by Thorneater Comics
Easier activities like bookmark-making, felted soaps
Craft vendors with jewelry, pottery, hats, baked goods, artwork and more
Winter clothing drive requesting gently used hats, coats, gloves, and boots
Delicious hot food and beverages and jolly seasonal music

* We recommend arriving early to sign up for these hands-on activities

No cost to attend. All craft and food sales benefit the Ashokan Center.


Please bring coats, hats, boots, gloves to donate for our winter clothing drive! Many school kids who come to our field trips are underprepared. Thanks for helping us help them!

Interested in vending or volunteering? Email alexis.perry@ashokancenter.org

No dogs are allowed on site. 

Event proceeds support The Ashokan Center’s ongoing work to inspire learning and build community through shared experiences in nature, history, music, and art. Learn more: Educational Field Trips • Music & Dance Camps • Weddings & Retreats


EMAIL events@ashokancenter.org 
CALL 845-657-8333 x3
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