Upcoming events for 2013:
May 4 & 5: Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival May 18: 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. June 8: Annual Spinning Seminar at The Mannings. Bring your wheel and chair and spin with other spinners. Also featured will be flax preparation & spinning, dyeing, spinning cotton, and much more. For more info, check their website: June 15: Spinning at the Library Annex - 10:00 AM If the weather is good, we'll spin outdoors. July 13: Newburg Rural Life Festival - 10 AM-4 PM (Set up between 9:00 and 9:30 am.) Guild members will do a Fleece to Shawl demonstration. Details to follow. Festival will provide Guild members with meal tickets. Remember to bring your own chair. Aug. 3: Annual "Knit-In" at The Mannings Aug. 17: Annual Guild Picnic & Swap: The picnic will start at 10:00 AM at the home of Vickie Negley. Please bring food to share. Sept. 6 & 7: Knitters' Day Out Sept.21: Spinning Linen at the home of Caroline Winslow. Details to follow. Oct. : Rebecca will teach tatting. Details to follow Oct. 19 & 20: New York Sheep & Wool Festival Nov. 16: Meeting at the Library Annex -10:00 AM Dottie will teach the basics of crochet, i.e. chain stitch, single crochet and double crochet. Details to follow. Dec. 14: Annual Christmas Luncheon & Challenge Reveal Annual membership dues of $12 will be collected. Details to follow.
Jan. 5th - 12th: PA FARM SHOW "SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 9th Jan. 19th: Meeting at the Library Annex - 10:00 AM Planning meeting. Come with ideas for our 2013 Guild meetings. Feb. 16: 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. 23: 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 March 16: Meeting at the Library Annex - 10:00 AM Join other Guild members for our regular monthly meeting. Bring your wheel or current project and spend time with your fibery friends. April 20: Meeting at the Library Annex- 10:00 AM Dottie will demonstrate Knooking. Knooking is knitting done with a crochet hook! Intrigued? Join us and discover another new craft.
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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 2013
@ 10:00 AM
Sheep & Wool
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sheep & Wool
9:00 AM-6:00 PM