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ONLINE Women in Activism: Online Crochet Workshop for Beginners

  • Mar. 07, 2021, 2-4pm
  • King Manor Museum
  • 150-03 Jamaica Ave., Jamaica
  • Teen, Adult
  • $5

Happy Women’s History Month! In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of crochet and talk about 19th century women in activism, from historic preservation to the suffrage movement to abolition to making handicrafts for charity. Discover how women from diverse backgrounds made their marks on the world, and get started on your first crochet project! Suitable for ages 12+. Advanced registration required. 

MATERIALS NEEDED:

5mm crochet hook

200 yards of cotton yarn, weight 4 (Lily Sugar and Cream brand recommended)

About King Manor Museum

150-03 Jamaica Ave.

Jamaica, NY

718-206-0545

  • Standard hours: Mnday-Friday: 12-2pm; Saturday-Sunday, 1-5pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Partially
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: No
  • Buy food: No
  • Where is food allowed: Food not allowed at all
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Founded in 1900, King Manor Association of L.I., Inc. operates King Manor as a historic house museum to preserve and interpret the home and legacy of Rufus King.¬†Our goal is to make history relevant and immediate, and to foster an awareness of the roots of the present and a deeper appreciation of history as an ongoing process. Come enjoy a tour of our period rooms, listen to a concert, attend a lecture, or bring the family for free crafts, and much more!

  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Jamaica Center: E, J,Z; Parsons: F
  • Play area: Outdoor
  • Party room: No

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