Team members at First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site are getting crafty. Beginning in February, join them for a monthly basket weaving class to learn how to make a handcrafted basket.
All materials will be supplied. Participants are encouraged to bring drinks and snacks if desired. Class size is limited and registration is required. Please call 636-940-3322 to register.
Classes will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and vary in cost. You may sign up for either day that a particular class is offered and you may also sign up for multiple classes. The dates, type of baskets and class costs follow:
Friday, Feb. 24 or Saturday, Feb. 25 – “Pick Your Team” Basket, $50.
Saturday, March 25 or Sunday, March 26 – Easter Basket, $40.
Thursday, April 6 or Friday, April 7 – Egg Basket, $45.
Thursday, May 11 or Friday, May 12 – Round Yo-Yo Button Basket, $45.
Saturday, June 24 or Sunday, June 25 – Fourth of July Basket, $45.
Saturday, July 22 or Sunday, July 23 – Seashore Basket, $40.
Thursday, Aug. 17 or Friday, Aug. 18 – Back to School Organizer, $45.
Saturday, Sept. 9 or Sunday, Sept. 10 – Fireplace Basket, $55.
Saturday, Oct. 21 or Sunday, Oct. 22 – Bountiful Bowl, $45.
Thursday, Nov. 9 or Friday, Nov. 10 – Snowflake and Reindeer Ornaments, $25.
First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site is located at 200 S. Main St. in St. Charles.
For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.