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Let's Macrame Akron with the Akron Craft + Social Club

  • Summit Lake Community Center 380 West Crosier Street Akron, OH, 44311 United States (map)

Join Akron Craft + Social Club at the Summit Lake Community Center for our April event, “Let's Macrame Akron” a creative opportunity to get crafty, get social, and give back to a local charity. 

As a participant, you will learn macrame FUNdamentals with yarn and cord. Using basic knots, you will create a practice macrame piece to use as a bracelet or keychain. You'll continue the macrame process to craft a hanging plant holder and will go home with the holder, a plant pot, and visual aids to help you make your next macrame masterpiece.  Beginners are welcome. No experience is necessary!

A portion of proceeds from “Let's Macrame Akron” will benefit Let's Grow Akron, a non-profit organization that  creates and supports community food gardens and beautification sites in neighborhoods with limited access to fresh food and green space. Let's Grow Akron's mission is toovercome urban blight and alleviate hunger in the community by teaching people to grow, prepare and preserve their own food and working alongside them to beautify their neighborhoods. 

Registration is required via Eventbrite. $50 event fee includes all supplies, materials, and take home kit. Registration also includes heavy appetizers. You are welcome to bring your own beverages.