Upcoming events for 2016:

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. 9th-16thPA FARM SHOW
"SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 13th,
3:00 pm (Youth "Fleece to Shawl" competition - 10:00 am)
Jan. 16th2016 Kick-Off Meeting at the Shippensburg Library
Annex.  We will be planning our meetings for 2016, so come with your
suggestions.  Dues of $12 due.
Feb. 21stMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
Tatting II with Rebecca
Feb. 28thKeystone 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 Dottie Kurtz for further information.
Mar. 21stMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
Mindy will be teaching rug hooking.  Join us and learn a new craft. 
Apr. 18thCHANGE: Guild meeting will now be held at the Shippensburg
Library Annex - 10:00 AM.  Dottie will demonstrate how to steek a
sweater.  Japanese Paper Painting will now be held May 16th.
May 2nd & 3rdMD Sheep & Wool Festival
May 16thMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
Caroline will teach how to make wool punis.  Click here for materials list.
Show and tell of the  treasures you found at MD Sheep & Wool
May 30thNewville Rural Life Festival at the Newville Church of God -
9:00 AM.  Details to follow.
June 13thAnnual Spinning Seminar at The Mannings.  For details, go
This is also World Knit in Public Dayhttp://www.wwkipday.com/
It would be nice if a group of us could get together and knit at The
Mannings.  The idea behind this is to let the world know that knitting is
still alive and popular!      
June 27thNOTE: this is the LAST Saturday of the month instead of our
usual third Saturday meeting day.  Dye Day at the home of Paula
Marshall, 9:00 am.  For details, click here.           
July 11thNewburg Rural Life Festival - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
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. 1stThe Mannings Annual Knit-In - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
Aug. 15thAnnual Guild Picnic & Swap or Sale at the home of Pam
Knepper - 9:00 AM.  Bring food to share and any fiber, yarn, equipment,
books, etc., that you wish to give away or sell.
Aug. 29thShippensburg Corn Festival 
Guild will demonstrate.  Details to follow.
Sept. 12-13: Endless Mountain Fiber Festival 
Sept. 18th & 19thKnitters' Day Out
Sept. 19thWorldwide Spin in Public Day
Sept. 19thMeeting to be held at the home of Candy Knerr - 10:00 AM.
Sept. 26th & 27thShenandoah Fiber Festival in Berryville, VA.
Oct. 17th & 18thNY Sheep & Wool Festival
Oct. 17th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
"How to Change Knitting Patterns"
Nov. 21stMeeting at the Shippensburg Library Annex - 10:00 AM.
Show and tell your fabulous finds from the New York Sheep & Wool
Festival.  Bring your wheel or current fiber project and enjoy time with
your fiber friends.
Dec. 12thAnnual Christmas Luncheon at CJ's PUB & GRILL -
10:00 AM-1:00 PM.  Christmas ornament swap, Secret Santa Gift
Swap.  Remember to bring your preemie hats to contribute to our
2015 Charity Project.
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(Regular monthly meetings held the third Saturday of each month at the SHIPPENSBURG LIBRARY ANNEX.  See "Contact" page.)
  Fiber Guild
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2016 Kick-off
Mtg. @ 10:00 am
Shippensburg Library Annex

Make sure to
spin today!

at the
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