A classic hit!

Bowman Library was thrilled to host the first of the It’s Classic workshops last Saturday.

Local classics expert, Tashi Treadway, presented an engaging and hands on session that focused on the story of Athena and Arachne.

Weaving#2AdviceTwenty middle school students joined Tashi and her three assistants for an afternoon of storytelling, weaving and greek vase painting. Tashi even brought her own weaving loom for the students to use.


The next workshop in the It’s Classic series will be held on Saturday, February 15th from 2:00pm to 3:00pm, at Bowman Library. The workshop is limited to twenty participants so reserve your spot early. Our first workshop filled up very quickly.


To register for the next workshop please contact Donna Hughes at dhughes@handleyregional.org or by telephone at 540-869-9000 extension 215.

Thanks again to Tashi Treadway for sharing her knowledge and love for all things classic. We hope you can join her next time as she delves into the story of Perseus and Medusa…



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