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Preschool Program: Needle felting

Explore Swedish and Swedish-American culture with your little one in this program specially designed for children ages 3-5 and their important adults. Families will have fun while learning about a variety of engaging Scandinavian topics through creative and active play. Adult accompaniment is required and advance registration is required for all Preschool Programs. This program is limited to one adult per registered preschooler. Free for accompanying adults. Museum admission included.

Discover your love of slöjd (Swedish handcraft) in this hands-on intergenerational workshop. Special guest and owner of Traveling Tomten, Jen Newburg, will teach you and your preschooler how to create needle felted flowers and crowns.

As an elementary teacher and literacy specialist and coach for over 20 years, Jen Newburg combines a love of teaching with a love of crafts in teaching needle felting classes for children and intergenerational groups. Follow her wooly adventures at Traveling Tomten.