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Sunday, November 25, 2018

Basket Weaving Workshop

Basket Weaving Workshop 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Craigleith Heritage Depot - 113 Lakeshore Rd. East, The Blue Mountains

Interested in weaving your own basket out of locally sourced plant materials? Join Andrea Matrosovs, of Blue Mountain Baskets, for a morning basket weaving workshop.

Andrea is a basketmaker & instructor, who weaves baskets of willow, dogwood, vine, lavender & rush and upcycles wire ends. As a smallholder growing basket willow crops in the Blue Mountains, and daughter of a tapestry artist, Andrea is continuing a family tradition of fibre arts. She is also a professional member of Craft Ontario and participates in our local Artsburg Markets.

Sunday November 25th, from 9am to 1pm. No experience necessary. All supplies are provided. $60 per person.
Please register at the Craigleith Heritage Depot, 519-599-3681 x 3, Email:

2018-19 Early Bird Discount on Nordic Season Pass at Scenic Caves Nordic Centre

2018-19 Early Bird Discount on Nordic Season Pass at Scenic Caves Nordic Centre 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, 260 Scenic Caves Rd

Until Dec 2, 2018 Early Birds save 20% on Nordic Season Passes until December 2/18 for 2018-19. May be used seven days a week for cross-country skiing or snowshoeing plus access to the Suspension Bridge. Glide on 27 km. of cross-country ski trails professionally groomed daily for classic/skate styles. Stomp along 10 km. of dedicated snowshoe trails, one of which crosses Southern Ontario’s longest Suspension Bridge. Trails are well marked and rated by level of difficulty. High altitude location provides an excellent elevation for snow conditions and consistent temperatures as well as spectacular lookouts and views. Season passholders receive numerous benefits, bonus offers and special discounts. Nordic Centre operates December – March (weather permitting). Details: Phone: 7054460256