Basket workshop March 10


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Press release submitted by the German American Heritage Center.

Tracy Welch of Basket Werks will lead a basket making workshop from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 10 at German American Heritage Center, 712 W Second St., Davenport.
Learn how to weave Easter baskets. Class is limited to 10 students. Cost is $10 for members and $15 for non-members with an additional $10 materials fee.
To register, call Kelly (563) 322-8844.



















 




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