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The Scrap Exchange

  • 2050 Chapel Hill Rd
  • Shoppes at Lakewood
  • Durham, NC 27707
  • Primary: (919) 688-6960
  • Fax: (919) 688-6792
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Promotes creativity, environmental awareness, and community through re-use. Materials available as well as gallery showcasing creative re-use in art. Craft classes offered throughout the year.

General
  • Business Hours: 10am-7pm daily
  • Miles To Convention Center: 0.30
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 15.0
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Group Tour Info
  • Avg. Tour Length: 90 minutes for self-led Open Studio art making
  • Comments Regarding Groups: Two on-site Open Studio rooms are available for groups: our Make-n-Take room and Design Center. (Find out more at http://scrapexchange.org/programs/. Groups can also shop in our retail store or tour the art exhibits in our Cameron gallery.
  • Group Rates: $5 per participant for Open Studio
  • Maximum Group Size: 50
  • Scheduling Policy: Make-n-Take and Design Studio rooms are available for drop-in participants if the rooms do not have groups scheduled. Call 919-688-6960 to inquire about room availability. Groups should call 919-213-1278 to reserve a time.
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The Scrap Exchange Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 2
  • Total Sqft.: 3,400
  • Largest Room: 75
  • Theatre Capacity: 0
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Sleeping Rooms: 0
  • Exhibits: 0
  • Reception Capacity: 75
  • Ceiling: 13
  • Off-site Catering Allowed:
  • Outdoor Capacity: 0
Meeting Facility Rooms
Make N Take room
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13
2400.00
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75
Lounge
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400.00
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Design Studio
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Art Exhibit - "SPECIMEN: A Collection of Plant Artistry"

Living Art Designer, Aisha Sanders, assists viewers in experiencing the artistic nature of plants by individually displaying and framing plant specimens. The up-cycled "frames" are art …


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Knitting in the Round Class at The Scrap Exchange

Have you been interested in taking your knitting skills to the next level? Come learn the skills necessary to knit in the round! You will learn skills such as purling and knitting using …


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Performance - "This is Not a Novel"

An installation and work of theater created by The Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern of Durham. Three buildings in the Scrap Exchange's ReUse Arts Center will be transformed by over 40 artists and …


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Beginning Sewing Workshop

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. …


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Sewing Jersey Knit Skirts at The Scrap Exchange

Have you thought about making a skirt? Intimidated by sewing patterns? Worried your garment won’t fit? Join in making a jersey knit skirt during this intermediate level sewing class! Bring in a…


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Sewing Reusable Tote Bags Workshop at The Scrap Exchange

Join for a beginner-friendly class and use basic sewing skills to make your own reusable tote bags! These tote bags are great to take to farmers markets, for a weekend get away, or for everyday use. …


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Beginning Sewing Class at The Scrap Exchange

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. …


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Beginning Sewing Class at The Scrap Exchange

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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604