KnitKnights @ Conshohocken Library

 

Meeting weekly since January, 2006

6:30 pm - 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: 

St. Matthew Prayer Shawl Ministry

Linus Blankets

Knitted Knockers

Project Amigo afghan squares

Wrapped in Hugs Shawls for the Gift of

    Life Donor Program

Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice

    Lap blankets

Past projects:

Knitting Peace

Project H.O.P.E 5k run/walk (when we

     were not knitting: participation &

     sponsorship)

Preemie Caps for HUP

Caps & bags for Seaman’s Institute

Helmets for the troops

Gift baskets for Conshohocken

    Elementary PTO

Burn Camp Blankets

Duulan Sweaters for children

Scarves for Special Olympics

Booties & stump covers for Veterans

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.

Joan’s first crochet project: baby blanket for charity.


Spring Knit Along

BSJs are still in progress. Need to schedule a group picture.



Lap Blanket Charity

This month we added Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice to our long list of supported charities. They are requesting lap blankets for wheel chairs and bed throws of about 36” - 40” in washable yarns.



Project Amigo

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





Upcoming Events


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 6 & 7, 2017


New York Sheep & Wool a.k.a. Rhinebeck OCTOBER 21 and 22, 2017 - NEW HOURS! Sat. 9am-5pm, Sun. 9am-4pm


Ireland Fiber Arts Tour April 21 - May 3, 2018

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