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.
Holiday Luncheon December 6th – Hold the Date! – See preliminary information here. Check Knitters News periodically for updates.
The August 2021 Retreat is sold out! Watch for future announcements about the January 2022 retreat.
If you didn’t renew your membership for 2021. Membership renewal information is available here.
Read the latest Membership News from Nancy and make note of membership additions not appearing in your new directory here.
Philanthropy – Read Debbie Vacek’s latest news about donations and the next meet-up for dropping of your finished projects and/or picking up yarn and patterns here.
June’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 in various activities, such as the annual Stash Sale, and the Holiday Luncheon. Watch for announcements.
Podcast News from Nancy Nevin – click here to read about a new (to us!) podcast, and update on an old friend.
The 2021 San Diego Yarn Crawl is on! Scheduled for Sept 9-12, details can be found here.
Local Yarn Shops – the Guild maintains a list of Local Yarn Shops in San Diego County which can be found under the Knitter’s Resources tab, or just click here.
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