Upcoming events for 2018:

Nov. 17thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM
"After-thought Heel."  Show and tell your fabulous
finds from the New York Sheep & Wool Festival.
Dec. 1stAnnual Christmas Luncheon - location and details to follow.
Remember to bring your charity project donations to contribute to
our 2018 Charity Project.
Dec. 15thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM

Jan. 7th: Roc Day
Roc Day is the day on which spinners in medieval Europe traditionally
commemorated their return to their labors after the Christmas
holiday. http://appleleeffarm.com/PDFs/ROCday.pdf
We all need to spin on this day!
Jan. 6th-13thPA FARM SHOW
"SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 10th,
3:00 pm (Youth "Fleece to Shawl" competition - 10:00 am)
Jan. 20th2017 Kick-Off Meeting at the Shippensburg Library
Community Room.  We will be planning our meetings for 2018, so
come with your suggestions.  Dues of $12 due before January 31st.
Feb. 17thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
"Using embroidery hoops to do simple framing"
Feb. 24thKeystone Lace Guild's "A FibreWorks Gathering"
South Cumberland Fiber Guild members will be demonstrating
and displaying items that showcase the many fiber crafts our
Guild members enjoy.  Contact Dottie Kurtz for further information.
Mar. 17thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM.
"Lucet Braiding"
Apr. 14th & 15th:  Steel City Fiber Fest - Allentown, PA
    Apr. 20th-22nd:  MAPACA Jubilee Alpaca Show - PA Farm Show Complex
Apr. 21stMeeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM.
"Make Your Own Dorset Buttons"
Apr. 28thPowhatan Festival of Fiber - Powhatan, VA
May 5th & 6thMD Sheep & Wool Festival - West Friendship, MD
May 19th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM.
"Portuguese Knitting"
Also, bring the fiber treasures you found at the MD Sheep and Wool
Festival for a time of "show and tell".
May 19th & 20thCentral PA Fiber Festival - Hughesville, PA
June 2ndNewville Rural Life Festival at the Newville Church of God -
9:00 AM-3:00 PM 
June 2nd & 3rd: Frederick Fiber Fest, Federick MD
June 9thWorld Wide Knit in Public Day.
The concept behind this is to let the world know that -
knitting is still alive and popular!
June 16thDye Day  at the Hopewell Township Park.  Details to follow.
July 14thNewburg Rural Life Festival - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
(second Saturday of the month)
Set-up BEFORE 9:00 AMRAIN or SHINE!  Guild members will
demonstrate various fiber arts.  Festival will provide Guild members with
meal tickets.  Remember to bring your own chair.
Aug. 18thAnnual Picnic and Swap Day 
Bring any fiber, yarn, equipment, books, etc., that you wish to give away
or sell. Picnic details to follow. Details to follow.
Sept. 8th-9th: Endless Mountain Fiber Festival - New Milford, PA  
Sept. 15thMeeting to be held at the home of Candy Knerr - 10:00 AM
We will be learning how to prepare and spin nettles. For more information
on this process, see the link below for a video by Allen Brown.
If you prefer to not work with the nettles, just bring a current project and
catch up with your guild friends. Please bring a bag lunch.
Sept. 15thWorld Wide Spin in Public Day
Sept. 28 & 29Knitters' Day Out
Sept. 29th & 30thShenandoah Fiber Festival in Berryville, VA
Oct. 6th & 7th: Montpelier Fiber Fest/Sheep Dog Trials -
Montpelier Station, VA
Oct. 20th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library - 10:00 AM
Bring your wheel or current fiber project and enjoy time with
your fiber friends.
Oct. 20th & 21stNY Sheep & Wool Festival - Rhinebeck, NY
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