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Friday, November 16: Improv & Family Trivia Night
Bricker-Price will host TWO events on one night: family trivia night (up to six people per team) and a performance from a local improv group. All ages welcome. These events will be on Friday, November 16th at 7pm. Cost is $10 per person (kids 10 and under free). Beverages will be available for purchase.
Bricker-Price is proud to introduce the first official show for Worst Case Scenario. This local group performs short form improv, and is based out of Earlham, IA. The members of Worst Case Scenario are Luke Varner, Michael Allen, and Ashton Winey. They are hot off the heels of opening for Chowdown, Des Moines’ longest running improv group, earlier this year. Worst Case Scenario will also be the hosts for family trivia. See you FRIYAY, 11/16, at "The Block".
Wednesday, November 28: Natural Wreath Making Class
Bricker-Price is excited to announce a holiday, evergreen wreath making class. Carole Beth Mapes, a 2007 graduate of Earlham High School, will be at Bricker-Price on Wednesday, November 28th to teach a hands-on wreath making class in the Hadley Family Social Club on the 2nd floor. If you have not seen Carole's wreaths at the 4-H Christmas Bazaar, they are absolutely beautiful (see photo). We are pleased to have the opportunity for Carole to instruct this class right here in Earlham. The natural wreath-making materials will be hand delivered by Carole from Maine. Spots are limited. Cost for the class and materials is $40 per wreath.
Wednesday, December 5: Holiday Wooden Ornaments and/or Candle Holders
Two Christmas wood crafting classes are being brought to you by Bricker-Price just in time for the holiday season. Class will be held on Wednesday, December 5th at 6:30pm. You may choose one or both activities.
Farmhouse Christmas Wood Sign Ornament Set (left photo), $40. (6) NOEL, MERRY, BRIGHT, JOY, PEACE, & BELIEVE Each sign measures 5.5" x 5.5". All signs will have a rope or ribbon attached to the back for easy hanging.
If you're feeling extra crafty there will be an additional add-on project available...
Holiday Candle Holder Trio (right photo), $30
(3) Wooden Candle Holders
4" x 4" cut at 6”, 8”, 10” heights
If you bundle both crafts, the total cost per person is $60.
Saturday, December 8: Family Team Trivia
Get into the holiday season with all things Christmassy at the next Team Trivia challenge. Holiday foods, cartoons, songs, toys, movies and beyond. Join us at the Bricker-Price Block on Saturday, December 8th at 7pm to get into the holiday spirit. Five rounds of trivia with up to six members per team; each team is $30. Beer, wine, soft drinks and water available for purchase.
Monday, December 10: Creative Journaling & Drawing
No school day on Monday, December 10th means art activities for 5th through 12th grades. Join the Des Moines Art Center right here in Earlham at the Bricker-Price Block to make your own personal journal and discover creative methods for self-reflection. Practice reflective journaling and habit-tracking exercises. Learn how to create your journal through simple book-binding techniques, then work with markers and ink to practice hand calligraphy and illustration techniques such as zentangles. Take your journal home to continue practicing creative self-care. All materials provided by the Des Moines Art Center. No prior experience necessary. This class is FREE for kids 5th - 12 grade (will be split into two classes, 5th-8th & 9th - 12th). You must preregister. This event is made possible by The Iowa Clinic through the Rise Up Grant, is hosted by Bricker-Price and is presented by Des Moines Art Center.
Saturday, December 15: Leather Earring Crafting Class
Looking for a handmade gift for someone? Join us with Tiffany Smith of The Dancing Llama for this make & take event. Participants will craft 2 pairs of genuine leather earrings with .925 sterling hooks. Tiffany will help you choose from over 20 different patterns and colors, including buffalo plaid, animal prints or trendy colors like mustard, metallics or rose, then assemble them into a teardrop or reverse teardrop shape.
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