The Silver Soirée

Friday, October 27 at 6–9 pm

Metalwerx is turning 25! To mark our 25th anniversary we are having a silver-themed party and everyone is invited. Join us on Friday, October 27 from 6–9 pm for the Silver Soiree: A Celebration of Metalwerx's 25th Anniversary. 

Event Information

The party will be held at the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation, a fellow Waltham institution with its own connection to metals. We'll celebrate Metalwerx's history and first 25 years; honor special guest Lindsay Minihan, our executive director from 2009-2022; and toast to the next 25!

The evening will feature delicious hors d'oeuvres and dessert, a custom Metalwerx cocktail, beer generously donated by Jack's Abby Craft Lagers, and wine. Stop by the make-your-own silver cocktail pick station or pose for a photo at the photo station. You'll have the chance to buy raffle tickets and enter to win some of these amazing raffle prizes:

  • Foredom Special Edition SR Flex Shaft
  • Assorted stones from Rare Earth Mining
  • Halstead apron and set of chains, findings, and more
  • Lion Punch Forge tools and accessories
  • SNAG membership
  • Mondo Bop clothing, bag, and mug gift certificates
  • "INADAN: The Mastery of Tuareg Artisans" by Matthieu Cheminee
  • "The Jewelry of Burning Man" by Karen Christians
  • Titanium solder picks from Karen Christians
  • Gift cards to Potter USA
  • Metalwerx 25th Anniversary apron

And you can shop and bid on some silver-inspired jewelry and art donated by some wonderful artists in our community, including: 

  • Bonnie Bishoff
  • Michael Boyd
  • Liz Clark
  • Kelly Jean Conroy
  • Yuliya Doshen
  • Cynthia Eid
  • Mary Fisher
  • Ryan Gardner
  • Emily Glimp
  • Michael Good
  • Shing Hsieh
  • Karen Karen
  • Kiki Kinney
  • Diane Lawton
  • Carol Miller
  • Wendy Jo New
  • Joy Raskin
  • Barbara Seidenath
  • Sharon Stafford

Event FAQ

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Ticket Packages

Online ticket sales are now closed. Review ticket information below.

Ticket Type
What's Included

Single Ticket

  • Drinks and hors d'oeuvres for the evening


Copper Sponsorship

  • 2 tickets

  • Recognition here on event website


Silver Sponsorship

  • 4 tickets
  • Metalwerx 25th Anniversary apron

Gold Sponsorship

  • 6 tickets
  • Recognition on event invitation emails (if timing allows), signage, and in remarks

Platinum Sponsorship

  • 8 tickets
  • Piece of hand-crafted jewelry by a Metalwerx artist


Thanks to our Silver Soirée Sponsors


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