Learn to Sew Lessons
Select Mondays 10-12 or by appointment

Learn how to use a sewing machine, read a pattern, and make a simple project like a rag blanket, pillow case or pajama pants. Ages 10+. This class is by request only. You can use your own sewing machine or one provided for you by the instructor. To set up your sewing lesson email us at iowamademarket.org@gmail.com 

Crochet Turtle Class
April 15 10:00-1:00

 Participants must be a confident beginner level for crochet and the class is open to anyone 10 and above at that comfort level. Cost of the class is $20 per individual. Please register for the class by 4/13/24.

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Crochet Jelly Fish Class
April 15 1:30-4:30

 This class is open to anyone age 10 and up with a confident beginner level of crochet ability. The class fee is $20 per person. Please register for this class by 4/13/24.

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Beginner: Learn to Crochet Class
April 22 5:00-7:00

This class will teach the very basics of crochet; chaining, single, double and half double crochet stitches. Yarn and hook will be provided for use. Class is open to anyone ages 12- adult. Please register by April 20.

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Sidewalk Sale
April 27 10:00-5:00

Visit us during the Valley Junction Sidewalk Sale. Many of our vendors will have products on sale with sale prices up to 75% off. 

Crochet a Shell Stitch Blanket 
April 29 4:00-7:00

Learn the shell stitch to make a beautiful blanket. This class is open to anyone who knows the basics of crochet 10 years old and up

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Mother's Day Tea Party
May 4 1:00-3:00

Bring your mom, daughter, grandmother or friend for a fancy Mother's Day Tea Party the old fashioned way. Enjoy sipping your tea (or juice for the littles) from beautiful china tea cups while enjoying a variety of treats. Games, crafts and activities will be included. Dress as fancy as you want.
Gluten free options will be available by request. You must register by May 2. 

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Silk Screen Wood Sign Class
May 9 5:00-7:00

Create your own one of a kind 10x12 wood sign using chalk paint and silk screen stencils. Registration closes on May 8 or when class is full.

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Sew a Flannel Rag Blanket
May 13 5:00-8:00

Make a raggedy edge baby quilt or throw blanket out of flannel. A very easy project for anyone ages 12 and up familiar with sewing straight lines and cutting using a rotary blade or sharp scissors. Please register by May 10.

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Sew Your Own Soft Book Class
May 20 10:00-12:00

Learn how to cut and sew a soft book panel. Choose from 5 book choices at checkout. Bring your own sewing machine or use one provided in class. This class is for ages 12 through adult and each participant must already know how to sew. 

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Beginner: Learn to Crochet Class
June 10 5:00-7:00

This class will teach the very basics of crochet; chaining, single, double and half double crochet stitches. Yarn and hook will be provided for use. Class is open to anyone ages 12- adult. Please register by June 8.

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Crochet a Jelly Fish Class
June 24 5:00-8:00

This class is open to anyone age 10 and up with a confident beginner level of crocheting ability. Please register for this class by 6/22/24.

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Christmas Open House Shopping Event
November 7 5:00-8:00

Join us for our annual Christmas open house shopping event. The store will be closed during the day as we transform it to a Christmas Wonderland for your shopping pleasure. Visit our Facebook event page for all the details including prize information. 

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Small Business Saturday
November 30 10:00-5:00

Join us on Small Business Saturday for hot apple cider, treats and a chance to win prizes. See our Facebook event page for all the details!

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