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). One loom is designated to weave rugs. Beautiful yarns, warping mills and all related accessories are available.
Workshops, Study Groups and Special Events: See Classes page.
Individual weavers: Looms can be rented for those interested in creating their own projects. Occasionally, one may have to wait for a loom to be available. Fee: $350 per month. Fees including use of equipment and loom. 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.
Hours: Tuesday through Friday from 11 am to 5 pm; Wednesday & Thursday evenings and Saturdays by appointment only. Call the weaving center to make an appointment.
Every Sunday and Monday. Open Saturday by appointment only.
Closed for the month of August, reopening Wednesday, September 9, 2020
In addition, the Center will be closed on the following dates:
Thanksgiving: Wednesday, November 27 and reopens Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Christmas & New Years: Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and reopens Friday,
January 3, 2020
Easter: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 and reopens Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Independence Day: Tuesday, July 1, 2020 and reopens Tuesday, July 7, 2020
August: Closed for the entire month, reopening Wednesday, September 9, 2020