203 Pakachoag Street ~ Auburn, MA ~ 01501 ~ 508-755-8718

Please mail registration form and check to Pakachoag Church. Space is limited, so sign up now. If you have any questions, please call the church office at 508-755-8718.

Crocheting Class – taught by Larissa Stretton
Is it a caterpillar or a snake? You decide! At our first class, we’ll make simple chains and circles into adorable bookmarks while learning the basics of crochet. Following classes will make “mug mats” as we put our stitches together to form fabric. We will then proceed to make hand warmers to keep our fingers toasty in the winter!

Dates: Mondays, 9/21, 9/28 and 10/5
Times: 4:00-4:50 PM (grades 1-3 parent/grandparent is welcome to stay)
5:00-5:50 PM (grades 4-8)
Cost per child: $15 for a 3-week class (supplies are not included)

Supplies must be provided by student:
• smooth yarn in desired color (recommend red heart brand)
• crochet hook size G, H or I

Sewing Class – taught by Cheryl Esper

Professional seamstress Cheryl Esper will be teaching the children the art of sewing. With over 28 years of professional experience she will be introducing children how to use material to create their own treasures. Children will go home with a finished project every week.

Dates: Mondays, 9/21, 9/28 and 10/5
Times: 4:30-5:20 PM (Grades 1-3 parent/grandparent is welcome to stay)
5:30-6:20 PM (Grades 4-8)
Cost per child: $25 for a 3-week class (supplies are included only for the child)

Sewing Class – taught by Cheryl Esper
Professional seamstress Cheryl Esper will be teaching the art of sewing. With over 28 years of professional experience she will be introducing students to the sewing machine and working on their own projects with them. Bring in your machines if you have them – those jeans you want to learn how to hem – that pattern that you can’t figure out how to read and learn how to do it on your own! Some machines will be available, but please bring your own in if you have it.

Dates: Mondays, 9/21, 9/28 and 10/5
Time: 6:30-7:20 PM (Grade 9 and up)
Cost per child: $20 for a 3-week session (supplies are not included)

Art Class – taught by Phillip McGaw
During this painting class, students will learn how to develop three dimensional landscapes by doing the background first, allowing drying time and experimenting with wash techniques. Finished canvas products will be created by the end of the class.

Dates: Tuesdays, 9/22, 9/29 and 10/6
Times: 4:30-5:20 PM (Grades 1-3 parent/grandparent is welcome to stay)
5:30-6:20 PM (Grades 4-8)
6:30-7:20 PM (Grade 9 and up)
Cost per child: $25 for a 3-week session (supplies are included only for the child)

Scrapbooking Class taught by Melissa Walstrom
This class will be an introduction to scrapbooking. Children will make a scrapbook of their own creation. Each week we will focus on a different theme. Please send your children with pictures that coincide with the theme of the week. This open ended class will engage the children and allow them to explore their own creativity!

Week one -“family”; Week two – “all about me”; Week three – “apple fun”

Dates: Tuesdays, 9/22, 9/29 and 10/6
Time: 6:00-6:50 PM (Grades 1-3 parent/grandparent is welcome to stay)
Cost per child $18 for a 3-week session (supplies are not included)

Supplies must be provided by student:
• 4-6 pictures of each of the themes [“family”, “all about me”, “apple fun”]
• old magazines
• 8×11 scrapbook