Extended Back to School Sale

Still need to get your child ready for school? We have a few bags of school supplies left! Bags for grades K-3 cost $6. Bags for grades 4 & 5 cost $8.

August First Friday

Join us for First Friday in the Haynie’s Corner Arts District! Enjoy food trucks on Washington Avenue in front of Patchwork Central and live music in Patchwork’s tower. From Patchwork, you can walk to the other First Friday activities at the fountain on Haynie’s Corner or you can walk to Stef L’s Amour First Friday […]

Back to School!

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The new school year is just around the corner, and Patchwork Central is here to help families prepare! Patchwork Central’s annual Back to School Sale is coming up on Saturday, July 31 from 8 am-11 am. At at the sale, parents and guardians can purchase bags of new school supplies, new socks and underwear, and […]

July First Friday

Join us for First Friday in the Haynie’s Corner Arts District! Enjoy food trucks on Washington Avenue in front of Patchwork Central and live music in Patchwork’s tower. From Patchwork, you can walk to the other First Friday activities at the fountain on Haynie’s Corner or you can walk to Stef L’s Amour First Friday […]

Summer Arts & Smarts

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Summer fun continues at Patchwork Central! We are a little over halfway through our Summer Arts & Smarts Children’s Programming, and so far there has been a lot of learning, fun, and laughter. Susan Fowler has graced us with her energetic presence. She has been telling stories, encouraging us to be “Purple People of Possibility […]

Bikes!

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Patchwork held our monthly bike distribution event last week. During the four weeks prior, Pete and Paul had been refurbishing bikes in order to have a good selection available. Additionally, they were doing quick repairs for people whose existing bikes needed work. The morning of the distribution event was rainy, so we held off until […]

June First Friday

Join us for First Friday in the Haynie’s Corner Arts District! Enjoy food trucks on Washington Avenue in front of Patchwork Central and live music by Simon P. Moore in Patchwork’s tower. From Patchwork, you can walk to the other First Friday activities at the fountain on Haynie’s Corner or you can walk to Stef […]

Big Blessing

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It all started with one vaccination. One of our regulars—we’ll call her “Marge”—heard that last month (April), Patchwork would be the site of a mobile vaccination clinic. It would distribute the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the “one-shot” that doesn’t require a second dose. Marge excitedly pre-registered for the shot. Then the vaccine changed. The Johnson […]