Upcoming events for 2014:
March 15: Meeting at the Library Annex-10:00 AM Guild members will be working on our service project for 2014 - knitting/crocheting preemie hats to be donated to local hospitals. April 5: Shearing of alpacas at Hummingbrook Farm, home of Pam Knepper. April 19: Meeting at the Library Annex-10:00 AM Join other Guild members for our regular monthly meeting. Bring your wheel, knitting, crocheting or other fiber- related project and spend time with your guild friends. May 3 & 4: Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival May 17: Meeting at the home of Caroline Winslow-10:00 AM Caroline will demonstrate how to prepare and spin flax into linen. Details to follow. May 31: Guild members will demonstrate at the Newville Church of God Rural Life Festival. Details to follow. June 21: Dye Day at the home of Diane Ocker. Details to follow. July 12: Newburg Rural Life Festival - 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Guild members will demonstrate. Details to follow. Festival will provide Guild members with meal tickets. Remember to bring your own chair. Aug. 16: Annual Guild Picnic & Swap: The picnic will start at 10:00 AM, location to be determined. Please bring food to share. Aug. 30: Shippensburg Corn Festival. Guild will demonstrate. Details to follow. Sept. 19 & 20: Knitters' Day Out Sept.20: Meeting at the home of Candy Knerr-10:00 AM Learn how to weave a round rug on a hula hoop. If you plan to weave a rug, remember to buy a hula hoop this summmer. Oct. 18: Meeting at the Library Annex-10:00 AM Dottie Kurtz will teach Shadow Knitting. Oct. 18 & 19: New York Sheep & Wool Festival Nov. 15: Meeting at the Library Annex-10:00 AM At the request of Guild members, Rebecca will again teach tatting. Dec. 13: Annual Christmas Luncheon & Challenge Exchange at the Shippensburg Library Annex-10:00 AM Annual membership dues of $12 will be collected. Details to follow.
Jan. 4th - 11th: PA FARM SHOW "SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 8th Jan. 18th: Meeting at the Library Annex - 10:00 AM "Tech Savvy with the Fiber Arts" - learn how to navigate Ravelry and Etsy. We will also be planning our meetings for 2014, so come with your suggestions. Dues of $12 due. Feb. 15: Meeting at the Library Annex-10:00 AM Join other Guild members for our regular monthly meeting and take time to relax, spin, knit, crochet, etc. while we catch up on the latest news. Feb. 22: Keystone Lace Guild's "Gathering of the Guilds" South Cumberland Fiber Guild members will be demonstrating and displaying items that showcase the many fiber crafts our Guild members enjoy. Contact
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(Regular monthly meetings held the third Saturday of each month at the SHIPPENSBURG LIBRARY ANNEX. See "Contact" page.)
CALENDAR & EVENTS for 2014
Preemie Hats for charity project