Saturday June 8 – Flo’s Final Farewell
CLOSING EVENTS & COOP FUNDRAISER!
AFTERNOON 1-5PM – FAMILY FRIENDLY DEMOS, GAMES & SALES!
Come join us as we host our last community event at 957c Gladstone as Flo Glassblowing.
Flo will be officially closing its doors June 15th and turning over into the new Ottawa Glassblowing Cooperative. This is a free, family friendly event hosting live glass demonstrations; big glass sales; and some fun games to keep everyone entertained!
Afternoon Event Breakdown:
- 1-4PM- Assorted Glassblowing Demonstrations lead by Jeff MacIntosh and Melody Jewitt.
- 4-5PM- Sweet’s from the furnace. Serving up hotshop s’mores and popcorn
Street Party (at Gladstone and Loretta):
- Dunk tank and games area: All family friendly, all going to support the coop!
- Live flameworking demonstrations! Lead by Charlynne Lafontaine, Lauretta Peters, Yvonne Avis and others
- Flo’s All Glass Closing Sale: with 20% of the proceeds going to coop!
- Coop Information booth, membership registration and sale table
- Barbecued sausages, veggie burgers and hotdogs
- All glass gallery exhibit and additional flameworking demonstrations at Loretta Gallery
- Renters colour and supplies sale
Demo’s and sales being held rain or shine.
*Select games and extras are weather dependant.
EVENING 8PM – MUSIC, RAFFLE PRIZES and a FIRE SHOW!
Come out for the final Flo Glassblowing farewell, and help us celebrate the next chapter for glassblowing in Ottawa – The New Ottawa Glassblowing Coop
We certainly hope you can make it to what is sure to be a memborable night.
Live music, amazing raffle items up for grabs, and a fire show!
Musical performances by:
8:00-9:00 PM – L. Poushinsky with Jeff MacIntosh
9:30 PM – Melody & the Playboys
with special fire-show performance by: Lauretta Peters
All proceeds going towards the start up costs of the new non-profit coop!
CLICK HERE to buy tickets!