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Landis House

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67 N. Fourth Street
Newport, PA 17074 United States
717-567-7023 www.perrycountyarts.org

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April 2020

$5

Live at Landis – Charlie Zahm

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Landis House, 67 N. Fourth Street
Newport, PA 17074 United States
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Journey in song and story through the Civil War guided by heroic Irish-American Capt. James Haggerty of the 69th New York State Militia, which so boldly fought in the First Battle of Bull Run in July 1861. Charlie Zahm, renowned traditional balladeer and multi-instrumentalist, recreates in first-person the County Donegal immigrant and will guide the audience through the heroic story of the Irish Brigade. The second set will be your favorite Irish and Scottish songs by request! Doors open at…

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May 2020

$50

Rug Hooking Workshop

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Landis House, 67 N. Fourth Street
Newport, PA 17074 United States
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Rug hooking is both an art and a craft where rugs are made by pulling loops of yarn or fabric through a stiff woven base such as burlap, linen, or rug warp. Students in this workshop will create a small mat of their choice from approved kits, and will learn to design their own rugs, what tools and equipment are needed, and all the steps necessary to complete a hooked piece. This popular workshop is led by instructor Kathy Eckhaus…

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June 2020

$55

Small Market Basket Workshop

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Landis House, 67 N. Fourth Street
Newport, PA 17074 United States
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In this one-day workshop, learn how to weave a small market basket from natural rattan reeds, while learning basic weaving techniques with local basket maker Teena Beutel. Students should dress comfortably. Cost is $55, or $50 for PCCA members. A supply kit is included in the cost. Please register by June 1; limited to 8 students. For students ages 12 and up.

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