UHEC facilities remain closed to the public for the time being. However, our staff is back at work, and we are presenting an extensive schedule of online art, history, and genealogy programming. We can also assist remote researchers and provide on-demand digitization. Read more...

Crafts for Kids with the UHEC: Lialka Motanka - ONLINE

 Registration is closed for this event
Learn how to make traditional doll from fabric using the wrap method.

Students will learn about the traditional doll making technique using the wrap or reel method (motaty).

While creating this symbol of wisdom and protectress of the family, participants will learn about traditional Ukrainian folk culture.

Register early to have a kit of pre-cut fabric and ribbon mailed to you (Kit Fee $5). Kits only available through 9/11/2020, to ensure that you receive it prior to the workshop. 

Suitable for grade school aged children. Seating is limited to 12 participants.

Taught by Oksana Pasakas, UHEC Education Programs Coordinator 

This event will take place ONLINE, but registration is required. 






UHEC folk art programming is made possible by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.



September 20th, 2020 1:30 PM through  3:00 PM
Voluntary donation $ 1.00