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Craft Workshop at Trailside for Adults, Oct. 16

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce that Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside will offer its autumn craft workshop on Thursday evening, October 16, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. for adults 18 and older. The fee for this program is $15 for Union County residents and $20 for out-of-county participants.

“This popular evening activity for adults promises to be a relaxing and creative time for making unique natural crafts for autumn decorating,” said Freeholder Chairman Christopher Hudak.

Participants will learn how to weave dried grasses, stems and flowers into a one-of-a-kind home adornment. Natural materials, provided in the workshop, will be used to create unique swags which will enhance picture frames, mantles, table tops and other focal points for the home.

Pre-registration is required for this program. Workshop participants should bring a hot glue gun if they have one. This program is an ideal way for friends to get together.

For additional information about adult programs or upcoming events at Trailside, call 908-789-3670 or visit  Trailside Nature and Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.