Archive for April, 2011

Our annual Yarn and Craft Market will be held Saturday 28 May 2011 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Brunswick Town Hall.  Our Raffle Rug will be on display and tickets available to purchase.  We are looking for members to help sell raffle tickets and assist with the Guild’s table. 

We have a great variety of stallholders including:
Dairing – http://www.dairing.com.au/
Yarn Barn – http://www.yarnbarn.com.au/
Precious Purl/Lara Downs – http://preciouspurl-fitzroyoz.blogspot.com/
Ms Gusset – http://gusset.net/blog/
Pear Tree Yarns – http://peartreeyarn.com/
A Piece of Cloth – http://www.apieceofclothstudio.blogspot.com/
The Busy Bee – 161 View Street, Bendigo
Ixchel – http://www.ixchelbunny.blogspot.com/
Spinners and Handweavers – http://home.vicnet.net.au/~handspin/
Shiloh – http://shilohwool.blogspot.com/
Colored Jules – http://www.coloredjules.com.au/catalog/
and assorted member stalls.

For enquiries contact Anne Grace (0413 308 094).


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Vacancy – Committee Member

We have a vacancy on the committee of the Handknitters Guild.  We are looking for a member to join the committee.  This is a volunteer position.  The committee meets each month prior to the Sit and Knit meeting.  This is a great opportunity to help to support and build the Guild.  Any member who is interested in the position, please contact one of the committee members or telephone Anne Grace (President – 0413 308 094) for further information.

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The Finishing Techniques Workshop will be held Sunday 15 May 2011, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Ross House.  The tutor is Lucille McDonald.  Cost $40 for members/$50 non-members.  Contact Valerie (9878 3758) if  you would like to attend.

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May 2011

Join us for our monthly Sit and Knit – Sunday 1 May 2011
Your $3 donation for afternoon tea be donated to cancer research.
We are also having our Beanie and Tea Cosie competition, with a great prize donated by Morris & Sons.  A set of Knit Pro Spectra Clear Acrylic Interchangeable Knitting Deluxe Set and a free class of choice (not-transferable).

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