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 The Museum & Fibre Art Market is closed for the season

and will reopen May 2017



The Board of Directors would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season.  We wish to thank all of our volunteers who are our most valuable asset in operating the Museum.  We also want to thank all of our visitors, from far and wide, who visited the Museum during the 2016 season.  Thank you for stopping in to enjoy our collection of contempory and historical fibre art.  We look forward to seeing you during the 2017 season.  Happy New Year to All!


The Museum is pleased to announce the Rug Hooking Artists for 2017:  Kay Lewis, Nova Scotia and Kate Thornhill, New Brunswick.  


2017 Workshops and Hook-In dates will be announced shortly.  We have an exciting line up of workshops for the upcoming season so please stay tuned.



Wonderful Things to Come:  

Director at Large Erin McKenna has an exciting new project slated for 2017 to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Ganong Brother's of N.B. "Delecto" chocolates.  For more information on this project please go to the "Delecto" Events page.


VOLUNTEERING:  If you have reached our site through the Connecting Communities Bulletin Board please click here for our Volunteer Contact Form.
A Calendar of our Events can also be found on the Community Connect webpage.  Click on the Calendar button and select Hooked Rug Museum as the location.
With several of our Directors At Large from across the border visiting the museum in September it was a wonderful opportunity for a photo.  We would like to thank everyone who visited the Market Place and Museum this season as well as all those who attended our Fun Fibre Thursday drop-ins and our monthly Hook-Ins.  Your support is greatly appreciated.



From left:   Linda Crowell , Director and Events Coordinator; Gene Shepherd  - Director at Large, (CA), Phyllis Lindblade - Director at Large (MI), Susan Lord, Director and Webmaster;  Founding Director and Chairwoman Suzanne Conrod, Lauri Troutman - Director at Large (MA), Sherry Chandler, Director and Treasurer; and Catherine Clute, Director and Secretary










There is no admission to  Fibre Art Market  portion of the museum and all shopping is tax-free.  Come in and see our hundreds of hooked rugs, books, hooking kits, wool and much more!


Entering the museum you are plunged into the history of the art of rug hooking in the Interpretive Centre which focuses on the beginning of rug hooking in North America.  Visitors to the museum will learn the names of famous rug hooking artists.  Names like Burnham, Frost, Turner, Tremblay, Mowat, Garrett and many more. (The banner image above depicts the sides and front of the bottom of Noah's Ark.  To see the Ark and all it's hooked animals please drop into the museum.  Museum rates apply to the museum galleries and exhibits.) 


Museum Admission Fees

General Admission  $7.00; Seniors and Students $5.00; Children under 5 years of age are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

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