White Sewing Center     

735 Oak St.  Scranton, Pa. 18508  

(570) 342-3271               



We service  all makes and models of Sewing, Quilting and Embroidery machines

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Children's Sewing classes 

For students ages 7+. Students do not need to own their own sewing machine, but if

they have one, they can bring it. Space is limited so $60 deposit is necessary to secure a

place. Submit registration form with deposit.

Session 1 - “Beginner/Intermediate Sewers”

Tuesdays 1/9, 16, 23, 30, 2/6, & 13 4:30-6:30 PM Cost $120.00

Your child will learn how to comfortably operate a sewing machine, while making several challenging and fun projects

that they can take home.

  Prerequisite: No prior sewing experience is necessary.

What is covered?

Sewing machine safety
Parts of the sewing machine
How to thread the machine
Basic sewing terms
How to pin fabric
Using the machine
Basic stitches-Straight stitches, how &
why to reverse stitch, zig zag stitches
Sewing corners & curves

Session 2 - “Intermediate Sewers”

Saturdays 1/13, 20, 27, 2/3, 10, & 17 10:00-12:00 PM Cost $120.00

Strengthen your understanding of sewing processes and refine your sewing skills as you sew projects that require

consistent sewing. Use your creativity and begin to understand how to use sewing to personalize your things.

Recommended ages 9+.

Prerequisite: At least one sewing session

What is covered?

Expanded Sewing Terms
Winding a bobbin
Using/reading a pattern
Sewing elastic
Build on knowledge previously learned
Learning about types of fabric



2018 Adult Sewing

Beginner & Intermediate- 6 Sessions $120

$60 Deposit Required to Secure Spot

Thursdays (5:30-7:30)

January 31, February 7, 21, 28, March 7, 14

Space is limited

Machine not necessary, but helpful (we have machines for use)

Basic sewing kit needed (see separate list)

All other materials provided unless you’d prefer to get your own.

Strengthen your understanding of sewing processes and refine your sewing skills as you sew

projects that require consistent sewing. Learn to read a pattern and make something from a


If you have your own machine I will show you how to thread it and wind the bobbin.

Basic Sewing Kit: 

Shears (fabric scissors)
Pin cushion or pin magnet
Seam ripper
All-purpose thread (white or neutral color)



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We have gently used Sewing Machines starting at






Company Profile

White Sewing Center was established over 50 years ago at the Globe Store in Scranton, PA. 

When the Globe Store closed their doors we rented space from Scranton Fabric Center. 

Due to an increase of classes and sales, we acquired a larger store, on April 1, 2000 at our current location.

Currant member of the Sewing Dealers Trade Association (SDTA/VDTA).                Official Learning to Sew Center. 







Contact Information

Postal address
735 Oak Street, Scranton Pa 18508
Electronic mail
General Information:   scrantonsewctr@aol.com

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Store Hours

Monday thru Saturday

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

(570) 342-3271

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