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Adult Historical Handiwork Classes at Centennial Village

*Register Now!

Now only $60 per class!

2 sessions, Saturday and Sunday

Native American Pottery
June 1 & 2
Aug 3 & 4
Sept 7 & 8 CANCELLED

Learn coiled basket styled pottery from Living History interpreter, Scott Chartier. The first session you will discuss and learn techniques to produce your own historical pot. The second session will include decorating and firing your creation.

Blacksmith Basics
June 8 & 9
Sept 7 & 8 CANCELLED

Experience one of the oldest trades in the world by putting your hammer to iron and learn the fundamentals of Blacksmithing. Learn the "trade secrets" of this ancient trade and make pieces to take home. Make a nail, s-hook, and fire rake.

Chuckwagon Cooking
July 13 & 14
Aug 3 & 4

Hungry? Want to make your next camping trip more flavorful? Try your hand at cooking over the fire and learning the basics of cowboy cuisine at our chuck wagon cooking class. Make biscuits, beans, coffee and dessert. At the end eat the results with your family at the campfire. Learn to maintain a proper fire, and maintain your cookware as was done in the past.

*The classes will be registered through the Culture, Parks, and Recreation class registration system, so registrations are now computerized. There will be NO registrations at museum sites. Look for museum summer adult classes in the Recreation Connection summer issue coming out the first week of May. Please note that there is a service charge assessed for online registration, but not walk-in registration. Walk-in registration can be done at the FunPlex, Greeley Ice Haus or the Downtown Recreation Center.