Upcoming events for 2020:
Mar. 14th: Meeting at the SHAPE GALLERY, Shippensburg, - 10:00 AM. "Coptic Stitch Book Binding." Details here. Apr. 4th & 5th: Allentown Fiber Fest - Allentown, PA Apr. 18th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. Apr. 24-26th: MAPACA Jubilee Alpaca Show - PA Farm Show Complex Apr. 25th: Powhatan Festival of Fiber - Powhatan, VA May 2nd & 3rd: MD Sheep & Wool Festival - West Friendship, MD
CANCELLED FOR 2020!
May 16th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. Also, bring the fiber treasures you found at the MD Sheep and Wool Festival for a time of "show and tell. May 16th & 17th: Central PA Fiber Festival - Hughesville, PA June 6th: Guild Dye Day - fade and gradient dying techniques. Details to follow. June 13th: World Wide Knit in Public Day. The concept behind this day is to let the world know that - knitting is still alive and popular! July 18th: Newburg Rural Life Festival - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM. (second Saturday of the month) Set-up BEFORE 9:00 AM. RAIN or SHINE! Guild members will demonstrate various fiber arts. Festival will provide Guild members with meal tickets. Remember to bring your own chair. Aug. 1st: SCFG members have been invited to demonstrate various fiber arts at the Carlisle AGRICULTURAL EXPO, 9:00 AM-12:00N. Details to follow when finalized. Aug. 15th: Annual Picnic and Swap Day at the home of Steph. Bring any fiber, yarn, equipment, books, etc., that you wish to give away or sell. Picnic details to follow. Sept. 12th-13th: Endless Mountain Fiber Festival - New Milford, PA Sept. 19th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. "Eco Dyeing." Details to follow. Sept. 19th: World Wide Spin in Public Day Sept. 25th & 26th: Knitters' Day Out Sept. 26th & 27th: Shenandoah Fiber Festival in Berryville, VA Oct. 3rd & 4th: Montpelier Fiber Fest/Sheep Dog Trials - Montpelier Station, VA Oct. 17th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. Bring your wheel or current fiber project and enjoy time with your guild friends. Oct. 17th & 18th: NY Sheep & Wool Festival - Rhinebeck, NY Nov. 7th: Frederick Fiber Fest, Federick MD Nov. 21st: The meeting will be held at the Shippensburg Library at 10:00 AM. Show and tell your fabulous finds from the New York Sheep & Wool Festival. Dec. 5th: Annual Christmas Luncheon - location and details to follow. Remember to bring your charity project donations to contribute to our 2020 Charity Project. Dec. 19th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. Take a break from the holiday madness and relax doing fibery things with your fibery guild friends. Jan. 4th-11th: PA FARM SHOW "SHEEP TO SHAWL" competition - Wednesday, Jan. 8th, 3:00 PM (Youth "Fleece to Shawl" competition - 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
We all need to spin on this day!
Jan.18th: 2019 Kick-Off Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. Join other Guild members to relax and catch up after the busyess of the holiday season.
Dues of $12 due before January 31st
Feb. 15th: Meeting at the Shippensburg Library Community Room - 10:00 AM. This will be an open meeting. Bring your wheel, spindle, kntting, crocheting or other project to work on.
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(Regular monthly meetings held the third Saturday of each month at the SHIPPENSBURG LIBRARY COMMUNITY ROOM.
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CALENDAR & EVENTS for 2020