Visit our markets or take part in our community events

To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow
Audrey Hepburn

Past events

Strawberry Luna Market

June 3, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come enjoy our stellar artisan market experience and the very best date night in Elgin at Elgin Memorial Park.

Community Picnic and Crafternoon

May 7, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We’re hosting our second community picnic and crafternoon. Enjoy cake, and crafts in the spring sunshine! 

Time Management Workshop & Craft Swap

May 2, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Do you struggle to find time to do what you love? If not, you are a unicorn. If so, make time (heh, see what I did there?) to participate in our mini workshop… we’re also hosting a craft swap afterwards!

Pie Social

March 13, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This is a free community event and is open to EVERYONE… pie or no pie.

She Creates Community Meetup

January 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Set your intentions for the year ahead in the pages of a folded collage journal.

Meet local women makers, artists, entrepreneurs, and others interested in cultivating a community of support, learning, and inspiration.

Wassail on Main

December 4, 2021 @ 5:55 pm - 9:30 pm

Come lift your voices and spread good cheer as we stroll downtown Elgin’s Main Street and visit a few of your favorite local businesses.

Holiday Luna Market

December 3, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us on December 3rd for our Holiday Luna Market!

Head down to Earthen Metals for an evening packed with local women artists & makers, local food, and entertainment, and of course a little bit of theater and whimsy.

She Creates Union Meet Up

September 20, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come for the Pizza, Stay for the Community – meet local women makers, artists, and entrepreneurs interested in cultivating a community of support, learning, and inspiration.

Field Day

September 18, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us on September 18th for a fun family sports day!

Come outside, get competitive and celebrate the end of the dog days of summer at Morris Memorial Park in historic downtown Elgin.

Block Printing Workshop

August 7, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Hand print your own tote bag – ages 8+
Learn how to design, carve and print your own tote bag with Emma from Ferret and Fern.