Orange County Public Library

Maker Program: Bling My Gourd

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October 5, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Orange County Public Library (Main)
146 N. Madison Rd.
Suite 101, Orange
VA 22960
Advance registration required
(540) 672-3811

Maker Program: Bling My Gourd

Main Library Sat. Oct. 5th 10:30-12:00

Join us to create a custom crafted gourd using natural dried gourds from Virginia

All supplies are provided

Pre-registration is required and limited to 20 participants age 13 and over.

Register in person or by phoning (540) 672-3811


Photo of sample gourds made by staff

For this very special event we are partnering with the Virginia Lovers’ Gourd Society


The society has provided large dried gourds that will be available for participants to decorate.

They are also offering an opportunity for any participant to enter their gourd creation into the gourd show to be held in Winchester, VA on Nov. 16th & 17th and they will waive the normal entry fee.–workshops/the-virginia-gourd-show-sale

The library will transfer or ship the gourds to the show and then return to the library branch where they were created afterwards.

To assist in tracking the gourds submitted to the show, a form is required


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