Discover how to preserve your textile treasures at Minnetrista

Discover how to preserve your textile treasures at Minnetrista

Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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July 10, 2013

Discover how to preserve your textile treasures at Minnetrista

Muncie, IN—Holding onto an old wedding dress or your great grandmother’s quilt? Find out how to properly care for your precious keepsake at Senior Free-Admission Day at Minnetrista: Preserving Treasured Textiles. Seniors age sixty and older are invited to visit Minnetrista for free, all day long!

Bring in one or two special items and Minnetrista Collections staff will show you the proper care and preservation to savor your cherished textile mementos for years to come. Gain museum-quality tips for caring for antique textiles, so that future generations can continue to appreciate their beauty and history.

Senior Free-Admission Day at Minnetrista: Preserving Treasured Textiles is Wednesday, July 24 for seniors age sixty and older. Featured demonstrations will begin at 2 p.m.

Senior Free-Admission Days invite seniors within the community to enjoy free admission to Minnetrista all day long, including access to current exhibits and unique featured activities. Senior Free-Admission Day is sponsored by Westminster Village Muncie.

For more information on this and other upcoming Senior Free-Admission Daysand current programming, visit minnetrista.net or call (765) 282-4848. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the most up to date information on all events and exhibits.

Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritageFor more information about Minnetrista, visit www.minnetrista.net.

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