New River Community and Technical College is offering a basic sewing skills class through Zoom video conferencing on Nov. 12 and 17 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The class will be led by Megan McKemy, a skilled crafter with experience as a seamstress. Attendees will learn valuable skills such as various hand stitches, basic repairs and how to read a pattern. The class will conclude with attendees using their newly acquired skills to make their own personalized holiday stocking.
Tuition for the class is $35 each, and students should preregister by Nov. 6. Attendees in the class will need to supply their own materials for the class. They will receive a supply list along with the Zoom link after they have registered for the class.
New River CTC’s Workforce Education Division provides community education classes and employable educational opportunities including noncredit courses, workforce development programs and customized training.