Please join us for The Anthropology of Knitting presented by our Vice President Martha Close. She will help us understand the history of knitting and societal/cultural influences of the wearable art we enjoy today.
We will also be having a stitch marker swap being lead by Teresa Lee. Please bring 5 stitch markers to trade they do not have to be new. Participation is encouraged but not required.
Morning Meeting 10:30am -12:30 pm
Evening Meeting 6pm-8pm
We will be meeting in the Parkview Room B. Through the main doors, down to the right. It is the last meeting room at the end of the hall on the right
Sedwick County Fair, July 18-21, 2018. Please see the website below for more information. We will have more information at the meeting if you are interested in registering a knitted item in the county fair.
Kansas State Fair, September 7-16, 2018. Please see the website below for more information
Central Kansas Yarn Hop is October 16-20, 2018
Yarn Shops participating are Topeka, Shivering Sheep in Abilene, Creation Station in Newton, Alpacas of Wildcat Hollow, Picket Fence in Wichita. This is the list of confirmed yarn shops so far and we will know more as the dates get closer
We’re hosting a stitch marker swap in less than a week, so in keeping with the topic, here’s a quick guide to types of stitch markers and when to use them: Stitch Markers Guide
And if you’re ever in a pinch and can’t find any markers, this is a great resource for improvising: Improvising Markers