Upcoming events for 2019:

June 1stNewville Rural Life Festival at the Newville Church of God -
9:00 AM-3:00 PM 
http://www.newvillecog.com/
June 8thWorld Wide Knit in Public Day.
http://www.wwkipday.com/
The concept behind this day is to let the world know that -
knitting is still alive and popular!
July 13thNewburg 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. 17thAnnual Picnic, Swap Day and Dye Day at the home of Vickie
Negley. Bring any fiber, yarn, equipment, books, etc., that you wish to give
away or sell. Picnic and dyeing details to follow.
Sept. 7th-8th: Endless Mountain Fiber Festival - New Milford, PA  
http://www.endlessmountainsfiberfest.com/
Sept. 21st:  Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM. "No-Sew Braided Rugs"  Details to follow.
Sept. 21stWorld Wide Spin in Public Day
Sept. 27th & 28th:  Knitters' Day Out
http://www.knittersdayout.org
Sept. 28th & 29thShenandoah Fiber Festival in Berryville, VA
http://www.shenandoahvalleyfiberfestival.com/
*GUILD FIELD TRIP ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH*
Oct. 5th & 6th: Montpelier Fiber Fest/Sheep Dog Trials -
Montpelier Station, VA
http://fallfiberfestival.org/
Oct. 19th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM.  Bring your wheel or current fiber project and enjoy
time with your guild friends.
Oct. 19th & 20thNY Sheep & Wool Festival - Rhinebeck, NY
http://www.sheepandwool.com
Nov. 16thMeeting to be held at the home of Candy Knerr - 10:00 AM
Details to follow.  Show and tell your fabulous finds from the New York
Sheep & Wool Festival.
Dec. 7thAnnual Christmas Luncheon - location and details to follow.
Remember to bring your charity project donations to contribute to
our 2019 Charity Project.
Dec. 21stMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM. Take a break from the holiday madness and relax
doing fibery things with your fibery guild friends.
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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. 5th-12thPA FARM SHOW
http://www.farmshow.state.pa.us/page/show.aspx
"SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 9th,
3:00 PM (Youth "Fleece to Shawl" competition - 10:00 AM)

Jan.19th: 2019 Kick-Off Meeting at the Shippensburg Library
Community Room - 9:30 AM.
We will be deciding on topics for our 2019 monthly meetings. 
Come with suggestions of fiber-related techniques,
crafts and projects you're interested in learning more about
in the coming new year. Dues of $12 due before January 31st
Feb. 16thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM.  Learn to crochet with Shirley or work on items to be
donated to our 2019 Charity Projects.
Feb. 24thKeystone Lace Guild's "A FibreWorks Gathering"
http://www.fibreworksresource.com/
CANCELLED FOR 2019
Mar. 16thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM. Linda will teach the recently reviving craft of "Macrame"
Apr. 13th & 14th:  Allentown Fiber Fest - Allentown, PA
http://allentownfiberfestival.com/
Apr. 26th-28th:  MAPACA Jubilee Alpaca Show - PA Farm Show Complex
http://www.mapaca.org/page/5289/jubilee-show
Apr. 27th DATE CHANGEMeeting at the Shippensburg Library
Community Room - 9:30 AM. Explore "Weaving on Small Looms" as
Robin shares her expertise with us.
Apr. 27thPowhatan Festival of Fiber - Powhatan, VA
May 4th & 5thMD Sheep & Wool Festival - West Friendship, MD
http://sheepandwool.org
May 18th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community
Room - 9:30 AM.  Join us to learn the art of "Hardanger Embroidery"
with Deb Bender of FibreWorks Resource Center teaching.
Also, bring the fiber treasures you found at the MD Sheep and Wool
Festival for a time of "show and tell."
May 18th & 19thCentral PA Fiber Festival - Hughesville, PA
https://centralpennfiberfest.wordpress.com/
http://www.powhatansfestivaloffiber.com/default.htm
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(Regular monthly meetings held the third Saturday of each month at the SHIPPENSBURG LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM. 
See "Contact" page.)
CALENDAR & EVENTS for 2019
South
Cumberland
  Fiber Guild

Guild will demonstrate at the Newville
Rural Life Festival
Members'
Projects
2019

WORLD WIDE
KNIT IN
PUBLIC DAY!!