Archive for November, 2010

During the month of September 2010, the Guild received from our members the following charity knitting items :

70 Anglicare Squares (to be made into blankets)
5 sets of baby bootees, 15 cardigans and 6 beanies for the Carol Chisholm Society (http://www.carolinechisholmsociety.com.au/)
16 beanies for the Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory

A very big thank you to our members who make and continue to donate charity knitting items.


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Out next Sit and Knit meeting is from 2 p.m. on Sunday 7 November at Ross House. 

Kylie Gussett (http://gusset.net/blog/) will be selling her hand dyed yarns. 

There will also be a presentation from Marion who is going to spin yarn in Antarctica (http://www.spinningyarninantarctica.com/), and will then auction the yarn to raise funds to help with the restoration of Mawson’s Hut.

Christmas Luncheon at The Pavillion Fitzroy Gardens
Our annual Christmas Luncheon will be held from 12 p.m. on Sunday 5 December at The Pavillion in the Fitzroy Gardens (http://www.thepavilionfitzroygardens.com.au/).  A variety of lunch options are available to purchase.  We will also have our Kris Kringle Lucky Dip.  If you would like to participate, please bring a gift-wrapped knitting or crochet oriented gift up to the value of $10.  Looking forward to seeing you there.

Please note that there will not be a Sit and Knit meeting at Ross House in December.

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