Tag: Community

Charity Knit-Together Event

What: Charity Knit-Together event
When: Sunday, May 1st from 12 noon – 3PM
Where: Paradigm Brewing Co.

2130 S Persimmon Ln,
Tomball, TX 77375

 

Paradigm Brewing sells drinks, snacks and has a lovely outdoor area under many shade trees. You don’t have to bring a folding chair and a water bottle for yourself, but it might be a good idea.

Membership to KANG is not a requirement to attend our charity knit-together events. Feel free to bring a friend!! Come on out and drop off your worked items, shop for new charity yarn, and catch up with friends from other chapters.

As a reminder, at charity knit-together events:

  •        Bring needles or crochet hooks
  •        Bring your favorite pattern
  •        Do NOT bring yarn, we have plenty for you to choose from
  •        Bring your completed items to add to the collection

What to make for charity: hats, scarves, blankets, shawls, socks, mittens, gloves, stuffed toys, wash cloths, head bands, slippers/booties, sweaters, cowls; ALL sizes from preemie to XXL adult.

 

Can’t make the May Knit-together event? Stay tuned to the KANG website, the Facebook page, or email knitatnightguildcharity@gmail.com for further details on additional upcoming Charity events!

[NEW DATE!] Charity Knit-Together Event

What: Charity Knit-Together event
When: Saturday, March 19th from 12 noon – 3PM
Where: No Label Brewing Co.

5351 1st St.
Katy, TX 77493

 

Parking is pretty easy, there are usually food trucks, sometimes a live band, and a large variety of beers on tap.
We will be there with our teal suitcase of charity yarn.

Make plans to come out and drop off your worked items, shop for new charity yarn, and catch up with friends from other chapters. KANG and non-KANG members are welcome!

DO NOT BRING YARN… we have you covered!!

Can’t make the March Knit-together event? Stay tuned to the KANG website, the Facebook page, or email knitatnightguildcharity@gmail.com for further details on additional upcoming Charity events!

[POSTPONED!!] Charity Knit-Together Event

From Our Charity Co-Chairs:

The weather tomorrow looks rainy and cold. Not fun for outdoor knitting.
We are cancelling and rescheduling for 19 March. Also at No Label Brewing in Katy.
Anyone who has piles of charity items to drop and cannot wait, please bring them at the SoCK meeting on 12 March.
OR contact the charity coordinators at knitatnightguildcharity@gmail.com
Sorry y’all!
See you soon
Marie Knappenberger & Sarah Hartman

What: Charity Knit-Together event
When: Saturday, February 26th March 19th from 12 noon – 3PM
Where: No Label Brewing Co.

5351 1st St.
Katy, TX 77493

 

Parking is pretty easy, there are usually food trucks, sometimes a live band, and a large variety of beers on tap.
We will be there with our teal suitcase of charity yarn.

Make plans to come out and drop off your worked items, shop for new charity yarn, and catch up with friends from other chapters. KANG and non-KANG members are welcome!

DO NOT BRING YARN… we have you covered!!

Can’t make the February Knit-together event? Stay tuned to the KANG website, the Facebook page, or email knitatnightguildcharity@gmail.com for further details on additional upcoming Charity events!

Charity Knit-Together Event

What: Charity Knit-Together event
When: Sunday, November 14th from 12 noon – 3PM
Where: Memorial Park, near Picnic Area #2

S Picnic Ln
Houston, TX 77007

Come out and drop off completed items, and pick up yarn for your next charity project; stay, swap stories, stitch with us. Look for the ladies with the yarn!
To Bring: 
  • A chair
  • A small cooler with your own drinks/snacks
  • Your needles and/or hooks
  • Your favorite pattern
DO NOT BRING YARN… we have you covered!!
Can’t make the November Knit-together event? Our next event will be in January. Stay tuned to the KANG website, the Facebook page, or email knitatnightguildcharity@gmail.com for further details

Charity Knit-Together Event

What: Charity Knit-Together event
When: Saturday, October 9th from 12 noon – 3PM
Where: Buffalo Bayou Brewing

2101 Summer Street
Houston, TX 77007

Come out and drop off completed items, and pick up yarn for your next charity project; stay, swap stories, have a beer and/or a snack, stitch with us.

We’ll be under the tents just outside the front door. Look for the ladies with the yarn! 

*Note: The brewery gets busy on Saturday, so come early and claim a seat!!

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East Texas Fiber Festival

Come and join the fun at the East Texas Fiber Festival Growers, spinners, creators of all kinds are welcome!  There will be vendors, demonstrations, a silent auction, and classes.

Friday – noon to 6pm
Saturday – 9am to 4pm

 

The Best Little Yarn Crawl in Texas

The Best Little Yarn Crawl in Texas

Join the fun at the annual Hill Country yarn crawl!  This week long crawl will take you through yarn stores across San Antonio, Austin, and surrounding areas.  Experience new stores, indie dyers and tons of fun filling up your passport.

Check the event website for more details, and to order your passport.

The Yarn Trail – A Texas Yarn Crawl

This is a NEW Texas yarn crawl happening in the Southern and Eastern area of the great state of Texas. Be sure to register here or in your nearest participating yarn shop to join in the fun!

Visit ALL 6 SHOPS on The Yarn Trail and redeem your passport at your last shop to be entered into the drawing for the grand prize: over $300 worth of yarn goodness! Take a selfie in front of ALL 6 SHOPS on the map and post to social media with the hashtag #texasyarntrail to be eligible for additional fun prizes!

Register before July 12 for a free yarn crawl project bag.

The following yarn shops are participating in the yarn crawl:

2019 Houston Fiber Fest!

Registration for Fiber Fest classes is open!

Tickets for Cat Bordhi’s Saturday evening talk

Houston Fiber Fest is looking to expand their Demo area this year and is asking for your help. If you have a 30 minute demonstration or skills-building tutorial related to fiber-based crafts you would like to present, let them know.  Demos could relate to knitting, crocheting, spinning, felting, dyeing, etc. Opportunities are available on Friday and Saturday, June 21-22, 10:30 – 5:30 and on Sunday, June 23, 10:30 – 2:30. If you would like to propose a demo or a tutorial, please click here to email  Marie.