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Gingerbread Architecture – The Sweet Elements of Design

November 18


Love gingerbread? A fan of architecture and construction? Dream of building your own home or designing a structure? Then this class is for you!

Learn the basics of building construction and architectural design at this all-ages, family-friendly, kid-oriented workshop taught by Eric Cheever, the fun-loving Exhibits & Collections Curator for the Stearns History Museum. Eric will show you the inner workings of construction and design and teach about basic building elements during this hands-on class. Engage your inner architect or builder while creating your own structural masterpiece using icing and gingerbread. It’s sure to be a sweet treat!

Gingerbread Architecture: The Sweet Elements of Design will be held twice: the first on November 18 and the second on December 2.

This class on November 18 will be held at the Great River Children’s Museum, Lahr Building, at 601 West St. Germain Street, St. Cloud, MN 56301. The class will be held from 11am-noon.

General admission is $15. Sliding scale admission options are also available. Register here.

This class is brought to you by Rethos: Places Reimagined. Rethos Education is financed in part by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society.

This event is sponsored by GLTArchitects and Cold Spring Bakery.


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Great River Children’s Museum
601 W St Germain St
St. Cloud, MN 56301 United States
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Museum Hours:

Wed. - Sat. 10-5,
Sunday 12-4.