NEWS & CALENDAR
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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normally try to schedule regular guild meetings (except
Potluck and Founders' Day Luncheons, etc.) for the second
Saturday of each month from 2:00 to 4:00 PM
at the main
Library Headquarters Auditorium, 1640 South
Lindbergh Boulevard (opposite Plaza Frontenac), St. Louis,
MO (unless noted otherwise). The County Library Meeting
Room Lottery is now held twice a year so actual meeting
dates are determined six months at a time. Please
check our calendar below and mark your own calendar accordingly.
Check calendar (below) for exceptions.
Designated Knitter is usually available from 1:30 to 2:00
PM for knitting assistance prior to the meetings.
Check our Knit-Along Page
for info on Knit-Alongs before the regular guild
meeting (starting at 12:30).
out our Greater
St Louis Knitters' Guild group on Ravelry!
guild-related events are in RED.
you know of other knit-related events that you'd like to
see included, send
a schedule of
The Guild's Knit-Ins, click here.
on current guild meeting here!
YARN SHOP NEWS
from July, 2014, Meeting:
BAH! Yarns: no
The Bead Place:
fall yarns are arriving now ,
new items every week. For those who participated in the
Yarn Crawl, don't forget that your coupons are valid on
these new items through September 30th. Now is the time
for best selection!
Knittery: Carol Sulcoski
will be here Sept 12-13: wine and book-signing on Friday,
classes on yarn substitution and socks on Saturday
One Weave Two: no news
Turning Crochet and
Drop Spinning LunchBites on Aug15-16 and 22-23 12-130pm
$10. Stay tuned for 10
th anniversary celebration in October
House/Weaving Department: August
feature yarn in DUNE Trendsetter sparkly mohair
cotton acrylic nylon blend; 25% OFF
Beth has some lovely,
very fine dyed alpaca yarns. They come in
a variety of colors and are blended with other natural
fibers like silk and coopsworth wool. The
colors are really wonderful. Yarns are selling
for $21.00 a skein (200-300 + yards) fingering weight.
typically sell skeins for $28-36 a skein. So this
is quite a bargain for someone wanting high end alpaca
yarn. Email her at
for more info.
They will again host Alpaca Farm Days on
Saturday, September 27th. As usual there will be lots
of product for sale, demonstrations in the deck and goodies
for your enjoyment. They'll be adding some
special activities this year as it will be their last
year to host this event in Illinois.They are moving
next June to Reno, NV
find out more about the Guild and its activities, please
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