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April 2019

Miniature Bookcase Workshop with Freedom Miniatures

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Freedom Miniatures is coming to Wolfville! Join us at the bookshop for an evening of crafting as we learn how to make a miniature bookcase and books. $40 per person, 8 spots available. Reserve your place in store! Make a wooden bookcase in 1/12th scale plus learn how to make books to fill the shelves. This three hour class will have you building the bookcase from a kit and applying a finish (stain, paint, varnish) of your choice. Samples of…

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June 2019

Papercrafting – Summer Evening Event Series

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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Have a seat at our craft table to start a new papercraft project or work on anything you've got on the go! Papercrafting materials will be providing, and any ongoing crafts are welcome! Drop in for a minute or an hour, bring your friends, and make something beautiful! We have a stock of reference books for inspiration and guidance. Join us every Thursday night this summer for engaging talks, workshops, crafts, and more, here at the Box of Delights!

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Welcoming Moms and Babies – Laura Fisher

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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Explore how our community currently welcomes moms and babies, and how we can improve our network of support. Laura Fisher (Acadia '19) will share her research into social services, healthcare, housing and food security, breastfeeding, public spaces, and transportation within Kings County, and how these areas impact moms' and babies' ability to thrive. Recommendations and discussion to follow! Join us every Thursday evening this summer for engaging talks, workshops, crafts, and more, here at the Box of Delights!

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Wildfood and Foraging – Tam Verlaine

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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Tam talks Wildfood and Foraging - how to be closer to nature, and the provisions it provides. Come learn how to journey into foraging, mushroom identification, native edibles, poisonous mushrooms, foraging etiquette and more. The bookstore provides an opportunity for discussion, which can sometimes be tricky while traipsing through the woods! Join us every Thursday night this summer for engaging talks, workshops, crafts, and more, here at the Box of Delights!

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Vinyl Sticker Workshop – Izzy Francolini

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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Learn how to make vinyl stickers with Izzy Francolini! During this workshop, participants will create their own designs and, through cutting and collage, recreate those designs in adhesive vinyl. All skill levels are welcome. Supplies will be provided. Izzy Francolini is a queer and non binary artist, based out of Sackville, New Brunswick. Their work often explores themes of personal politics, nature, domestic and wild animals, and color. Any questions can be sent to irfrancolini@mta.ca Join us every Thursday night…

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August 2019

Summer Event Series: DIY Book Binding

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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Get in the mood for Book Arts at the Market with this hands-on workshop where participants will craft their own small books from paper and thread. Get creative with endpapers, covers, shapes, and sizes of all kinds. Spaces are limited, so contact us at boxofdelightsbooks@gmail.com or via message to reserve your spot!

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Plant Allies for Emotional Well-Being – Ember Peters

August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Box of Delights Bookshop, 466 Main Street
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P1E2 Canada
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$10

Ember Peters is a clinical herbalist committed to providing accessible herbal care and quality herbal education. She is inspired by a love of plants and fascination with their healing qualities, and she approaches well-being through a holistic energetic lens informed by scientific research. How does our relationship with ourselves determine how we relate with the world and how we treat each other? What are the obstacles to our health? Self-care is a necessary element in a collective of strong-willed individuals…

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