Friendship Factory Rochester Events

Friendship Factory Rochester Events – FUN events for kids and the kids at heart! Artist-led painting for kids, cookie & cupcake decorating, glam parties, crafts for kids events, and MORE! Friendship Factory even has Sip (wine) & Sew events & other Ladies Night Out events for moms! All events are held at The Friendship Factory in Downtown Rochester store!

FRIENDSHIP FACTORY BIRTHDAY PARTY INFO

In addition to great events for kids, Friendship Factory is a definite one stop shop if you’re looking for a unique gift item. They carry items that are not commonly seen at other stores. Everything is “hand-picked” with the kids, creativity, and bonding friendships in mind. Friendship Factory also hosts great
birthday parties for kids ages 5+ featuring make & take crafts, glam makeover parties, & themed events.

You can register for any of the following The Friendship Factory in Downtown Rochester store events at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory Rochester Events 2018

Friendship Factory Rochester Events Calendar – SEPTEMBER

Friday, September 14, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Sparkle Unicorn Painting. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 10a-12p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Paint your very own masterpiece with the help of a local artist. This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Dragon Painting. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, September 15 – Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 10:15a-12:30p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – A Beautiful Me “be-YOU-tiful” Workshop Series to Build Self-Esteem
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This 4-part workshop series features unique, interactive activities to foster self-esteem. Each workshop is facilitated through a fun environment of music and hands-on participation. All materials are provided each week and includes A Beautiful Me t-shirt, dog chain necklace, poster, t-shirt, button, and more. Four 2-hour workshops are on 9/15/2018, 9/22/2018, 10/6/2018, and 10/13/2018. Spacing is limited! Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. 3rd-12th grade girls. $100 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Tuesday September 25-Thursday September 27, 2018 from 5:30-7:30p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Designer Led Sewing Class for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Get together with your favorite doll. During these three, 2 hour lessons, students will receive individualized instruction on the basics on how to thread and operate a sewing machine, select from a variety of fabrics that encourage unique design and creativity, sketch templates and become a designer as they create their looks and enjoy a light snack! Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 6+. $75 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory Rochester Events Calendar – OCTOBER

Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 5p-6:30p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Creative Writing Class
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Learn to make a short story from start to finish. Kids will work on the fundamental elements of creative writing in each class to work up to one final short story in the end. Kids will have the opportunity to work on rough drafts, read aloud, critique each other’s work in a respectful, professional way, and have a finished product at the end of the session. Every Thursday in October from 5p-6:30p. 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $75 per guest, includes all 4 sessions. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friday, October 5, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Sugar Skull. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 10a-12p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Detective Training Course
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Become a certified Friendship Factory Detective. Mystery solvers will test their memory, practice their accuracy, train their speed and agility, and crack codes. Craft a crime solving bracelet and explore mysteries. Boys and girls are welcome. PLUS a visit from a real mystery solver, an officer from the City of Rochester Police Department. Spacing is limited. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 6+. $25 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, October 19, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Haunted House. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 11a-6p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Glitter Garage’s Spookylicious Glam Up Halloween Event
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Glam up Halloween inside the Glitter Garage at Friendship Factory’s SPOOKYLICIOUS Event. By appointment, kids will get a Madhatter Mani, Spooky Sparkly Hair Tinsel, Glitter Tattoo, and create their own Spookylicious Trick or Treat Bag. There will be a special treat to those who come in their costumes. Pre-registration is required. Ages 3-12. $40 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, November 2, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Sloth. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Thursday, November 3, 2018 from 10a-12p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Anime Drawing Class
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Learn to create and draw your own anime character in this drawing class. Kids will learn the different characteristics of anime characters and how to draw their own in this step by step event. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 from 11a-6p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Glitter Garage’s Feelin’ Fabulous Event
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
By appointment, kids will get a fabulous fingers mani, shimmer girl makeup, and create their own tutus. Pre-registration is required. Ages 3-12. $40 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory Rochester Events Calendar – NOVEMBER

Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 5p-6:30p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Creative Writing Class
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Learn to make a short story from start to finish. Kids will work on the fundamental elements of creative writing in each class to work up to one final short story in the end. Kids will have the opportunity to work on rough drafts, read aloud, critique each other’s work in a respectful, professional way, and have a finished product by the end of the session. Classes are every Thursday in November from 5p-6:30p (except on Thanksgiving). November 1, 8, 15, & 29. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $75 per guest, includes all 4 sessions. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Thursday November 8, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Designer Led Sewing Class for Adults
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This Sip & Sew Party is the perfect “Girl’s Night In”. Get together with some of your best friends and learn a lifelong skill. During this 2 hour party, students will learn how to operate a sewing machine and create a garment or craft to take home with them. Enjoy small bites and sips while working on your project and catching up with friends. It’s the perfect balance between focus and fun. All machinery, fabric, and supplies are provided. Sewing project will be a shopping tote bag! Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 18+ (21+ to sip on wine).Spaces are Limited, Preregistration is required. $75 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, November 16, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Caticorn. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 – Saturday, November 24th from 11a-6p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Christmas Countdown Tree Craft
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Crafters will have all of the supplies they need to create their “Countdown to Christmas Tree”. A fun way for kids to build up excitement for Christmas Day by adding an ornament to their tree. Supplies include one wooden tree, tree stand, star topper, button cards and supplies, and markers to decorate! Length of time crafting can vary, Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 7+. $25 per guest. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friday, November 23, 2018 from 4p-6p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Wizarding World Event
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 586-530-9090, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Escape into the Wizarding World. Divine the future with a Hogwarts inspired dream catcher, crafting wands, and becoming Magizoologists to design fantastic beasts. This magical night of fun will be worthy of remembering over and over again. Witches and wizards are encouraged to dress in their favorite Hogwarts house colors! All materials are included. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 7+. $30 per person. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory Rochester Events Calendar – DECEMBER

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Adults
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Enjoy a Ladies Night Out while painting festive home decor. This class will teach you painting techniques with step-by-step instructions by local artist, Courtney Gray. Get creative and design your own holiday wreath artwork. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 18+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Ladies Night Holiday Wreath. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Saturday, December 7, 2018 from 6p-8p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Artist-led Painting for Kids
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
This class will teach painting techniques with step-by-step instructions to customize a unique piece of art. All materials are included for guided instruction and plenty of fun. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 8+. $25 per guest. Painting Project is – Reindeer Unicorn. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory Rochester Events Calendar – JANUARY

Friday, January 4, 2018 from 5p-7p
Friendship Factory Rochester Events – Snow Ball Dance
Friendship Factory (210 West University, Rochester, MI 48038, 248-890-7277, thefriendshipfactory.com)
Bring your bestie and dress your best for a night of dancing, indoor snowball fights, karaoke, crafting and more. All supplies are included for an evening that is SNOW MUCH FUN. All materials are included. Pre-registration is required – 248-890-7277. Ages 6+. $25 per person. Register at thefriendshipfactory.com/event

Friendship Factory
210 West University
Rochester, MI 48038
586-530-9090
thefriendshipfactory.com

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