KnitKnights @ Conshohocken Library

 

Meeting weekly since

January, 2006

6:30 - 8:30 pm

at

The Conshohocken Free Library

301 Fayette Street

Conshohocken, PA 19428


We welcome knitters and crocheters of all ages and skill levels, including beginners, to join us as we meet mentor learn show and share. 


KnitKnights  support charities by providing hand made items as needed. (see Album pictures)


Ongoing Local Charities: 

  1. St. Matthew Prayer Shawl Ministry

  2. Linus Blankets

  3. Knitted Knockers

  4. Project Amigo afghan squares

  5. Wrapped in Hugs Shawls for the Gift of Life Donor Program

  6. Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice Lap blankets


Past projects:

  1. Knitting Peace

  2. Project H.O.P.E 5k run/walk (when we were not knitting: participation & sponsorship)

  3. Preemie Caps for HUP

  4. Caps & bags for Seaman’s Institute

  5. Helmets for the troops

  6. Gift baskets for Conshohocken

  7. Elementary PTO

  8. Burn Camp Blankets

  9. Duulan Sweaters for children

  10. Scarves for Special Olympics

  11. Booties & stump covers for Veterans

  12. Teddy Bears for first responders

Peggy O’Neill, coordinator


some of my projects


 

Conshohocken Library is a branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library.

Elaine and Mary Jane with Michele [center] from Main Line Hospice with 11 donated lap blankets.


Spring Knit Along

GROUP PICTURE TIME

Monday, September 25 (birthday night). Maybe it will be cool enough to actually wear them.


Project Amigo

We are still collecting blanket squares for Project Amigo.  Pattern Here. Total sent so far: 223.



Upcoming Events


First Sunday at the Barnes!

Join knitters/crocheters. Just get there and ask for the knitters. It's FREE! And very cool to knit at the Barnes.

1 to 3 pm (but expandable on each end)


Wednesday, September. 20, 2017

Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds-Brown is again sponsoring a Knit-In, making scarves, mittens, gloves, hats, etc. for the city's homeless shelters. It's a really fun day - Breakfast and lunch are provided; great atmosphere as everyone knits/crochets for charity.  It's from 10 - 2 at the School District building at  440 N. Broad St. RSVP at 2017Knitin.Eventbrite.com


Sunday, September. 24, 2017

I will be spinning with guild members at the Chestnut Hill Festival of the Arts


October 6 & 7, 2017

32nd Annual Knitters' Day Out in Summerdale, PA

“...a day and a half of classes, shopping, and camaraderie devoted to knitting and fiber arts...”


October 21 and 22, 2017

New York Sheep & Wool a.k.a. Rhinebeck

Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 9am-4pm


Saturday, October 7, 2017

240th Anniversary of the Battle of Germantown Come to watch history come alive at Philadelphia's largest one-day history festival! Battle of Germantown Reenactments at 12 PM & 3 PM. Children’s activities, Food & Beer Garden

Activities & Events at other Historic Germantown sites

Cliveden, 6401 Germantown Ave, Phila.

10 AM ~ 4 PM RAIN or SHINE!


April 21 - May 3, 2018

Ireland Fiber Arts Tour

A tour made especially for us! Price includes non-stop airfare from Philadelphia to Dublin.