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Learn to Sew! - Tote Bags
October 16

Do you know how to use your sewing machine and want to try some new projects? In this class we will make an 18” x 18” tote bag. These work great for trick or treat bags!

These bags work for shopping, projects or carrying around all your stuff! Once you understand the basics of how to make the bag you can adjust the size as you wish.

You will need know how to use a sewing machine (thread the machine, load the bobbin and how to do straight stitching). A supply list will be provided 1 week before the class date.

Sewing machines are available for rental for $5 from the instructor. Kits with all supplies (fabric, fusible fleece, straps, and fusible seam tape) to make 2 bags (1 in class and 1 later) will be available from the instructor for $20.

Printed instructions will be provided to take home. Questions? Contact the instructor at
Resident: $29.00
NonResident: $39.00
Unincorporated Menlo Park Resident: $39.00
Registration for this event closed on 10/16/2021.
Activity No Instructor Min Max Enrld Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Starts Ends
1817.202 Hopkins 3 12 3 Sa 9:30AM 12:00PM
Registration Starts:
Resident:Monday, August 23, 2021
NonResident:Monday, August 30, 2021
Unincorporated Menlo Park Resident:Thursday, August 26, 2021
Registration Ends: Saturday, October 16, 2021
Start Date: Saturday, October 16, 2021
End Date: Saturday, October 16, 2021
Minimum Age: 12
Instructor(s): Christine Hopkins
Point of Contact Information:
Name: Bruce, Allan
Phone: (650) 330-2248
Arrillaga Family Recreation Center
700 Alma Street
701 Laurel Street
Menlo Park, CA 94025