Be sure to check Knitters News for all announcements.
This page contains brief items too short for Knitters News, plus highlights of a few Knitters News items of interest. It does not replace Knitters News.
Meetings for 2021 continue to be virtual using Zoom. Tips for Zoom can be found here.
The June 1st Guild meeting will start at the regular time of 1:00 pm, our speaker will be Michele Bernstein and we still have openings for her workshops. Read about Michele and her workshops here.
The Annual Stash Sale is all set for July 6th with lots of goodies to choose from – read about it here.
The August Retreat is on! The latest news regarding registration is here.
If you didn’t renew your membership for 2021. You have not received the News Blast since the April issue, and you did not receive the 2021 Directory. Contact Nancy Nevin at Membership if you have any questions. Membership renewal information is available here.
Philanthropy – Read Debbie Vacek’s latest news about donations and how to get your finished items to her here.
Stash Sale Donations – Find the last date to donate here. Also the Stash Sale ladies could still use volunteers to help out with the sale. Please contact Barbara Wright (in the Directory) for details.
May’s Virtual Show and Share – We need your photos! It’s never too late to contribute! Check the latest Virtual Show and Share page for details. Links to older galleries going back three+ years can now be found in a new drop-down under the Guild Info tab below the banner at the top of the page in the new Guild Photo Galleries page. Or, just click here.
Knit@Nite News – meetings are held via Zoom on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month. Contact Tania Marshall directly for specific dates and to receive the Zoom link. As of October, Knit@Nite photos are now included in the monthly Virtual Show and Share.
Volunteers are needed! The San Diego North Coast Knitters Guild runs on volunteers – without membership participation our wonderful Guild cannot survive. Volunteers are sought throughout the year to assist is various activities, such as the annual Stash Sale, and the Holiday Luncheon. Watch for announcements – the Stash Sale ladies could use some help. Please contact Barbara Wright (in your Directory) for details.
Podcast News from Nancy Nevin – click here to read about a new (to us!) podcast, and update on an old friend.
Other Items of Interest:
County Art Museums – Many of our county arts museums have re-opened. Check websites for details.
Visions Art Museum – Visions is a great quilt and textile museum in Liberty Station. While its focus is largely on art quilts, there have been other fiber art exhibits, including lace, knitting, and crochet. Find them on the web at VisionsArtMuseum.org.
The San Diego Museum of Art – Check the San Diego Museum of Art’s website for information and events.
Have information about events around the county which may be of interest to Guild members? Contact the Webmaster@SanDiegoKnitters.com.
–Kerry Nare, webmaster