THE WEAVING CENTER IS CLOSED AS A PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE DUE TO THE RECENT INCREASE IN COVID CASES. Tentative reopening date Tuesday, February 15, 2022.
MODIFIED OPERATIONS DUE TO COVID-19: All visitors, including group and private workshop participants will be required to show PROOF OF COVID VACCINATION.
THE WEAVING CENTER, located in Tarrytown, New York in Westchester County, is a non-profit community center established to encourage the artistic use of fibers in general and weaving in particular. The Center has more than 20 floor looms from 70 cm wide (28 inches) to 150 cm wide (60 inches). Beautiful yarns, warping mills and all related accessories are available.
Individual Private Workshops: Learn how to weave or expand your weaving skills by by exploring a new weave structure. We have a four-day workshop where we set up the loom so it’s warped and ready for you to start your project. Fee: $200. We also have a two-week workshop where we teach you how to plan a project, make a warp, dress the loom and, finally, weave. Fee: $400.
Individual weavers: Looms can be rented for those interested in creating their own projects. Fee: $350 per month, including use of equipment and loom. Consultation Fee: $50 per day. Please see Loom Rental Policy page for more information.
“Friend of the Weaving Center” Membership: Those not interested in renting a loom, but wishing to spend time at the Weaving Center interacting with experienced weavers, have access to the extensive library and/or use equipment on premises (including warping mills, fringe twisters, cutting boards, etc.) can become a “Friend of the Weaving Center”. Fee: $250 per year
Yarns for Sale: A beautiful collection of yarns are available for purchase during regular business hours, including wools, linens and cottons.
Gift Certificates: The following categories of gift certificates are available for purchase at the Weaving Center: (1) Loom Rental ($350 per month), (2) Friend of the Weaving Center membership ($250 for one year), (3) All Purpose gift certificates sold in $50 denominations which can be applied toward loom rental, workshops, Friend of the Weaving Center membership or yarn purchases.
Gift Shop: See Gift Shop page.
Annual Holiday Fair: See Holiday Fair page.
Location: The Weaving Center address is 50 Wilson Park Drive, Tarrytown, NY 10591, but access is through the grounds of Marymount Convent, 32 Warren Avenue, Tarrytown, NY 10591. See Directions page.
New Hours: Tuesday through Friday from 11 am to 5 pm. Please Note: the Weaving Center is no longer open on Saturday or on Wednesday & Thursday evenings.
Every Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
In addition, the Center will be closed on the following dates:
Thanksgiving: Tuesday, November 23 and reopens Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Christmas & New Years: Tuesday, December 21, 2021 through the month of January (due to COVID). Tentative reopening date Tuesday, February 1, 2022.
Easter: Tuesday, April 12 and reopens Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Independence Day: Friday, July 1 and reopens Tuesday, July 12, 2022
August and September: Closed for the entire months, reopening Tuesday, October 11, 2022