Fiber Arts

2020 Summer Registration Kickoff

Thursday, May 14 at 7:00 a.m.
Online at:
Phone: (605)626-7015
No Walk In Registrations

Programs and Activities Cancelled
Discover Storybook Land Theatre
Acting with the Stars
Minnesota Twins Bus Trip
Machine Sewing for Beginners
Garden Stones

No Swim Lesson Registrations will be taken at this time
No Aquatic Center Season Passes will be sold at this time

Registration for Summer Brochure Classes will begin Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available. All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.


Learn several aspects of weaving and setting up a multiple harness loom from warp calculations to fully dressing it. Each student will have a loom to set up and work on. Classes range from Beginning to Individual Study. There is a material fee of $20 or more depending on project chosen payable to the instructor. The ARCC has 15 looms available for students but each session is limited to 4 students. Ages 18 and up.
Activity #212210
Dates: Wednesdays, June 3 - July 22
Session A: 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Session B: 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Lyla Aguis
Fee: $115.00 plus supply fee payable to Instructor
Preregister by: May 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/4


Learn how to write and design your own weaving patterns written or illustrated on paper. Utilizing the book titled “The Complete Book of Drafting for Handweavers” by Madelyn van der Hooght. Students must buy their own book before class starts. Course will include reading as well as writing drafts by following the lessons in the book. Session B is a continuation of Session A.
Prerequisite: Weaving experience, Advance Beginning or higher.
Activity #212230
Session A: Wednesdays, June 3 – 24 
Session B: Wednesdays, July 1 - 22
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Instructor: Lyla Aguis
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: May 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 1/4


Learn the basics of a sewing machine; different types of machines and how they work. Participants will also learn proper threading, pattern cutting and marking, pinning, use of stabilizer, adding zippers, and more all while making a zippered tote bag. Ages 12 and up.
Activity #212401
Dates: Wednesdays, June 3 – July 8
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Desiree Sears
Fee: $45.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: May 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/6
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center

    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989

How to Register:

  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081