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Eastside Explorers at Heritage Square

October 10, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Free – $8

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Tour the Rosson House and experience Ink and Fiber at Handcrafted. Handcrafted is our new vintage makerspace where you can try out pre-electric tools in one of our four zones: Ink, Fiber, Wood and Food. This tour is reserved specifically for families associated with Eastside Explorers. This field trip is designed for children ages 7 and up, but children of all ages are welcome.

At Heritage Square, your family will –

Take a child-friendly tour of the Rosson House

Get hands-on with Ink!  Make paper, ink and your own quill pen. Try our letterpress and typewriters. Head home with your own handcrafted booklet.

Get hands-on with Fiber! Spin thread and use it in your own weaving. Sew a sachet on our treadle sewing machine. Head home with handcrafted fiber arts.

The cost is $8 per student of any age; $5 per adult; and non-students 4 and under, who are not participating the the hands-on activities, are free. Limited to 30 people total, so please register all who plan to attend.

Policies – Please note that this field trip requires a minimum of 8 children over the age of 7 to be registered 14 days prior to the event. Events with below minimum registration will be cancelled. The program can accommodate a maximum of 30 people of any age level. Cancellations made at least 14 days before the scheduled date will receive a 100% refund. No refunds will be made for cancellations less than 14 days before scheduled tour date. Culture passes are not accepted for homeschool field trips at Heritage Square.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Hance, Director of Education  by email or at 602-261-8948


October 10, 2016
1:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Free – $8
Event Category:


Heritage Square – Education Department


Heritage Square
113 N. Sixth St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States
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