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Hart Square Gourd Crafting Class

  • Dates: July 2, 2022
  • Hart Square Village
  • 5055 Hope Rd
    Vale, NC 28168
  • 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: $50 per person - Gourd Bottle Class $100 person person - Gourd Drum Class
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Two classes - same day

Bottle Gourd Canteen Class
First class - 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $50 per person
Students learn everything they will need to create a canteen from a bottle gourd in this class.

Bottle Gourd Canteen Class Registration


Gourd Drum Class
Second Class - 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $100 per person
In this class students learn everything they will need to create a gourd drum.

Gourd Drum Class Registration


Hart Square Village