Canceled: Basket Weaving Class: Mini Market Basket

5/2/2020 | First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site | St. Charles, MO

Out of caution, park and site events and programs are suspended until further notice. Missouri State Parks is closely monitoring the progression of COVID-19 and its effect in Missouri. We’re sorry for any inconvenience; however, your safety is our top priority.


First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site will offer basket weaving classes every month from October 2019 through May 2020, excluding December. During these classes, participants will create a hand-crafted basket perfect for giving as a gift or keeping for themselves. All classes will be held at the historic site from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on a Saturday.


The style of basket and cost of the class will vary from month to month. For the May program, participants will create a mini market basket, and the cost is $35. All materials will be supplied. Participants may snacks and a drink if they wish.


Registration for these classes is required, and class size is limited. You may register for one or all the classes. For more information and to register, please contact First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site at 636-940-3322. A complete list of classes is provided below:


  • Oct. 19, 2019 - market basket - $40
  • Nov. 16, 2019 - round harvest basket - $45
  • Jan. 18, 2020 - remote tote basket - $40
  • Feb. 15, 2020 - square cake basket - $40
  • March 21, 2020 - car basket - $45
  • April 18, 2020 - spring flowers basket - $40
  • May 2, 2020 - mini market basket - $35

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Class Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
200 South Main Street, St. Charles, MO | (636) 940-3322