Pendleton Woolen Mill Tour - Senior Services For The South Sound

Pendleton Woolen Mill Tour

From 05.07.2018 7:30 am until 05.07.2018 5:30 pm
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The Pendleton company’s roots began in 1863 when Thomas L. Kay made a transcontinental trek to the west coast and began working in Oregon's woolen mills. He went on to open his own mill. In 1909 his daughter and son-in-law moved the family to Pendleton in northeastern Oregon and took over the defunct Pendleton Woolen Mills. The family resumed the production of Native-American blankets and introduced new designs, colors, and patterns to their product line.  In 1912 the company opened a weaving mill in Washougal, Washington. Our trip begins with a visit to Two Rivers Heritage Museum and lunch in a floating café before our tour and shopping at the Pendleton mill and store.

$89 General Public; $84 Members

Includes transportation, admission, lunch and tour.

Bus leaves Olympia at 7:30 am; Lacey at 8:00 am.

Approximate return: 5:30 pm. Activity level: Moderate

Olympia Senior Center
222 Columbia Street NW
Olympia, Washington 98501
Hours: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Lacey Senior Center
6757 Pacific Avenue SE
Lacey, Washington 98503
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mason County Office
By Appointment Only


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