Craft Supply Swap

Calling all crafters! Start the year fresh by bringing new or gently used arts & crafts materials to swap for new-to-you supplies! Donations are not required to participate. Only arts and crafts-related items will be accepted. Suggested items include yarn, decorative paper, fabric scraps, paints,beads, etc. 

 


FAQ


What supplies donations will be accepted? 

  • Arts and crafts materials only (fabrics, yarn, paper, patterns, tools, pain, beads, etc.) 
  • We will NOT accept office supply donations (binders, file organizers, etc)  
  • Must be able to be reused (new or gently used, not expired) 
  • When in doubt, use the best friend rule – would I give this to my best friend?  
  • Donations may be turned away based on staff or volunteer discretion

 

Do I need to bring supplies to participate? 

  • Nope! We’ll ask people to be respectful and not hog supplies, but we anticipate we should have plenty of supplies to share. 

 

If I bring donations, do I need to stay with them the whole time or take home unclaimed items? 

  • Nope! A volunteer or staff member will check you in and direct where you can place items.  

 

Can I bring donations early and drop them off? 

  • No, we cannot accept donations before the event.  
 

How much can I take at once?

  • We ask that everyone be respectful and plan to only leave with what you can carry. 

 
We recommend you bring a reusable tote to take your new-to-you items home in!  


Other questions? Contact afry@watertown-ma.gov 




Date(s): 
Saturday, January 20, 2024 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
Watertown Savings Bank Room