Sep
19
Thu
Apron Strings Exhibition @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Chelsea District Library is excited to host the Apron Strings: Ties to the Past exhibition, a program of ExhibitsUSA and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past highlights aprons from the 1900s through present day including examples by several contemporary artists. They chronicle changing attitudes towards women and domestic work, illustrate a wide range of design and craft techniques that display artistic flair, and provide insight into the lives of those who wore them. Apron Strings is organized into several thematic groups addressing design, historical context, use, decorations, and materials. This engaging and thoughtful exhibition is sure to conjure up memories of aprons, family, and community! 
Look for fun exhibit-related activities throughout the library and check out local apron-themed collections on display at CDL from JIFFY mixes, the Waterloo Farm Museum, Chelsea Historical Society, and other community members during the run of our Apron Strings exhibition! Interested in booking a private guided tour geared toward kids? Contact Lori Coryell at lcoryell@chelseadistrictlibrary.org. Gallery Hours:Mondays | 5–8:30pmWednesday–Fridays | 10am–5pmSaturdays & Sundays | 1–4:30pm

In support of this exhibition, we are offering the following programs. Click on each one for more information.

Apron Strings: Fashion and Function Throughout History (Tuesday, September 10)Kids Banana Bread Baking Workshop (Tuesday, September 24)Downton Abbey Party (Saturday, September 28)Desserts by Decade: the 1950s (Thursday, October 3)

Sep
20
Fri
Apron Strings Exhibition @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Chelsea District Library is excited to host the Apron Strings: Ties to the Past exhibition, a program of ExhibitsUSA and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past highlights aprons from the 1900s through present day including examples by several contemporary artists. They chronicle changing attitudes towards women and domestic work, illustrate a wide range of design and craft techniques that display artistic flair, and provide insight into the lives of those who wore them. Apron Strings is organized into several thematic groups addressing design, historical context, use, decorations, and materials. This engaging and thoughtful exhibition is sure to conjure up memories of aprons, family, and community! 
Look for fun exhibit-related activities throughout the library and check out local apron-themed collections on display at CDL from JIFFY mixes, the Waterloo Farm Museum, Chelsea Historical Society, and other community members during the run of our Apron Strings exhibition! Interested in booking a private guided tour geared toward kids? Contact Lori Coryell at lcoryell@chelseadistrictlibrary.org. Gallery Hours:Mondays | 5–8:30pmWednesday–Fridays | 10am–5pmSaturdays & Sundays | 1–4:30pm

In support of this exhibition, we are offering the following programs. Click on each one for more information.

Apron Strings: Fashion and Function Throughout History (Tuesday, September 10)Kids Banana Bread Baking Workshop (Tuesday, September 24)Downton Abbey Party (Saturday, September 28)Desserts by Decade: the 1950s (Thursday, October 3)

Sep
21
Sat
Apron Strings Exhibition @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Chelsea District Library is excited to host the Apron Strings: Ties to the Past exhibition, a program of ExhibitsUSA and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past highlights aprons from the 1900s through present day including examples by several contemporary artists. They chronicle changing attitudes towards women and domestic work, illustrate a wide range of design and craft techniques that display artistic flair, and provide insight into the lives of those who wore them. Apron Strings is organized into several thematic groups addressing design, historical context, use, decorations, and materials. This engaging and thoughtful exhibition is sure to conjure up memories of aprons, family, and community! 

Look for fun exhibit-related activities throughout the library and check out local apron-themed collections on display at CDL from JIFFY mixes, the Waterloo Farm Museum, Chelsea Historical Society, and other community members during the run of our Apron Strings exhibition! Interested in booking a private guided tour geared toward kids? Contact Lori Coryell at lcoryell@chelseadistrictlibrary.org. 

Gallery Hours:Mondays | 5–8:30pmWednesday–Fridays | 10am–5pmSaturdays & Sundays | 1–4:30pm

In support of this exhibition, we are offering the following programs. Click on each one for more information.

Apron Strings: Fashion and Function Throughout History (Tuesday, September 10)Kids Banana Bread Baking Workshop (Tuesday, September 24)Downton Abbey Party (Saturday, September 28)Desserts by Decade: the 1950s (Thursday, October 3)

Sep
22
Sun
Apron Strings Exhibition @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Chelsea District Library is excited to host the Apron Strings: Ties to the Past exhibition, a program of ExhibitsUSA and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past highlights aprons from the 1900s through present day including examples by several contemporary artists. They chronicle changing attitudes towards women and domestic work, illustrate a wide range of design and craft techniques that display artistic flair, and provide insight into the lives of those who wore them. Apron Strings is organized into several thematic groups addressing design, historical context, use, decorations, and materials. This engaging and thoughtful exhibition is sure to conjure up memories of aprons, family, and community! 

Look for fun exhibit-related activities throughout the library and check out local apron-themed collections on display at CDL from JIFFY mixes, the Waterloo Farm Museum, Chelsea Historical Society, and other community members during the run of our Apron Strings exhibition! Interested in booking a private guided tour geared toward kids? Contact Lori Coryell at lcoryell@chelseadistrictlibrary.org. 

Gallery Hours:Mondays | 5–8:30pmWednesday–Fridays | 10am–5pmSaturdays & Sundays | 1–4:30pm

In support of this exhibition, we are offering the following programs. Click on each one for more information.

Apron Strings: Fashion and Function Throughout History (Tuesday, September 10)Kids Banana Bread Baking Workshop (Tuesday, September 24)Downton Abbey Party (Saturday, September 28)Desserts by Decade: the 1950s (Thursday, October 3)

Sep
23
Mon
Apron Strings Exhibition @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 8:30 pm

Chelsea District Library is excited to host the Apron Strings: Ties to the Past exhibition, a program of ExhibitsUSA and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

Apron Strings: Ties to the Past highlights aprons from the 1900s through present day including examples by several contemporary artists. They chronicle changing attitudes towards women and domestic work, illustrate a wide range of design and craft techniques that display artistic flair, and provide insight into the lives of those who wore them. Apron Strings is organized into several thematic groups addressing design, historical context, use, decorations, and materials. This engaging and thoughtful exhibition is sure to conjure up memories of aprons, family, and community! Look for fun exhibit-related activities throughout the library and check out local apron-themed collections on display at CDL from JIFFY mixes, the Waterloo Farm Museum, Chelsea Historical Society, and other community members during the run of our Apron Strings exhibition! Interested in booking a private guided tour geared toward kids? Contact Lori Coryell at lcoryell@chelseadistrictlibrary.org. Gallery Hours:Mondays | 5–8:30pmWednesday–Fridays | 10am–5pmSaturdays & Sundays | 1–4:30pm

In support of this exhibition, we are offering the following programs. Click on each one for more information.

Apron Strings: Fashion and Function Throughout History (Tuesday, September 10)Kids Banana Bread Baking Workshop (Tuesday, September 24)Downton Abbey Party (Saturday, September 28)Desserts by Decade: the 1950s (Thursday, October 3)