Archive for April, 2009

Our next ‘Sit and Knit’ meeting will be on Sunday 3 May 2009, between 2 and 5 p.m. at Ross House.  We will be having a Biggest Afternoon Tea to raise money for Breast Cancer Research.  Cost $3. Join us for a delicious afternoon tea.  Daniel from Artisan Books (www.artisan.com.au) will also be visiting and will have new and interesting books for sale. Don’t forget to bring along your beanies and tea cosies for our competition prior to sending them up to the Alice Springs Beanie Festival. The best beanie and tea cosy each win a $20 voucher.  At our May ‘Sit and Knit’ we will have Emily and Vanessa from the Victorian College of the Arts (www.vca.unimelb.edu.au) .  The girls will be recording video footage to be made into a two minute film based around the theme of community. Thanks to all who contributed to our bush fire appeal.  Our ‘stitch of the month’ will run over two months to June.  The stitch is any variation of Broken Rib

Wool and Craft Market – Brunswick Town Hall
Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have had to change the date of our Wool and Craft Market to Saturday 27 June 2009. Apologies for any confusion caused. If you would like to have a stall at the market contact Valerie – 03 9878 3758.

World Wide Knit In Public Day – Saturday 13 June 2009
This year the World Wide Knit In Public Day (www.wwkipday.com) is  Saturday 13 June 2009.  More information will be posted following our May ‘Sit and Knit’ meeting.

Design your Own Jumper
– Saturday 9 May 2009 with Jenny Pakula. 1 – 4 p.m. at Ross House.
Cost $40 members and $50 non-members. A list of requirements will be sent to participants.

Sock Knitting Part 2 – Saturday 16 May 2009 1 – 4 p.m. at Ross House. 
Cost $30 members and $40 non-members. A list of requirements will be sent to participants.

Contact Valerie – 03 9878 3758 if you would like to attend either of these workshops.


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