Tag: meetup

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
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.

October Charity Knit-In

October Charity Knit-In

The purpose of this charity event is to get together, to do something that benefits others who are in needed, while doing something that we love.The purpose of this charity event is to get together, to do something that benefits others who are in needed, while doing something that we love.

This event is now open to non-members as well. Anyone who would like to knit or crochet for charity is welcome!  

The focus for this Charity Knit-In is on cold weather items – hats, and scarves. But you can choose to work on any other projects for charity. 

  • The first 25 people to register will receive a door price. Click here to register on evite.
  • Everyone present is eligible to get up to three raffle tickets for the raffle prize drawing at the end of the event.
    • One raffle ticket for being present.
    • One raffle ticket for donating yarn.
    • One raffle ticket for completing a charity project at the event.

What to bring:

  • Knitting needles or crochet hooks appropriate for the projects you wish to work on. US 11 needles/L11 hooks or bigger are needed for working with bulky yarns. The 2-hour scarf pattern calls for US 19 knitting needles.
  • Any pattern that you would like to use for the charity item you wish to make.
  • Any yarn that you would like to donate for this charity knitting event. The types of yarn needed are in worsted, bulky or super bulky weight with darker colors like black, browns, blues, and greens.

Click on this link for full description of this event!

Paint Your Own Yarn Bowl

Paint Your Own Yarn Bowl

Purchase your spot through the KANG website and join us for two hours of creative fun as we decorate a ceramic yarn bowl. The bowls are 5-3/4″ wide and 3-1/2″ tall. Bowls will be fired at the studio and available to pick up at a later time. Tickets will be on sale 3/1.
 
See http://purpleglazepottery.com/ for more information about painting ceramics and the studio.

Ravellenic Games – Team SoCK

Come down to Mo’s Irish Pub to watch the Olympic Games and feverishly work toward your own Ravellenic Games medal. Hope to see you there! This will be immediately following the SoCK meeting.

For more information about the Ravellenic Games, head to the Ravelry group:
http://www.ravelry.com/groups/ravellenic-games-2016

Head over to the Team SoCK Facebook event page to RSVP:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1813900158894791/

Don’t forget to join the discussion on the Guild’s Ravelry Group:
http://www.ravelry.com/discuss/houston-knit-at-night-guild/3461751/