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Handmade for the Holidays- Family Edition

November 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The gifts made with love are the most appreciated of all. That’s why Handmade for the Holidays is one of our favorite ways to enter the holiday season. Skip the mall lines and join us for a cozy day of natural merriment and  upcycled gift making. Children of all ages are invited to craft seasonal creations perfect for holiday gift giving to family and friends. Here’s a  taste of what you can expect at this year’s event!:

  • Recycled Handmade Greeting Cards
  • Recycled Bicycle Tire Bracelets
  • Wood Working
  • Bottle Cap Animals
  • Wood Cookie Snowmen
  • Clothes Pin Dolls
  • Outpost Natural Foods-Soup in a Jar!
  • Peppermint (Essential oils) Playdough

Each child can make and take home one project per station. Hot chocolate, coffee and popcorn will be served! Don’t miss this opportunity for your kids to make some amazing handmade gifts from the heart with a touch from nature while getting into the true spirit of the holiday season!

This program is extremely popular each year and is likely to fill fast, so pre-registration is both required and encouraged as soon as possible. Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Costs per child (ages 3-11):

Riveredge All-Access Members: $20/child

Riveredge Trail Pass Members: $25/child

Non-Members: $30/child

Adults are free!

Cancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before the program.  Any cancellations within 7 days of the program will not be refunded unless the program is cancelled by Riveredge staff.

Oh Yeah! And for Teens- We’re calling on teens (12 to 16) to show us their DIY skills in joining us for an evening of gift making without younger siblings or adults. Check out all the details and sign up here. 

 Psssssst, adults- wouldn’t it be nice if you had your very own Crafting Day?!?? We thought so too! Join us for MERRY & BRIGHT on November 24th! Skip the crowds and join us for a day of creativity and merriment! Adults are invited to cozy up and settle into an afternoon of holiday gift making. Wine, Cocoa, and light refreshments will be provided. Sign up here. 


November 16, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Cassie Bauer


Riveredge Nature Center
4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715