The next Charity Knitting Day in Randolph is Sat., May 28, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
During May and June, several classes are being offered. Want to learn Entrelac? A two-part class in May will be offered to learn this unique skill. Need a quick and beautiful baby gift? Learn how to make an adorable baby sweater in a two-part class the coming June. Have a friend who would like to learn how to knit? Each month, there is a two-part Learn To Knit Class. Sign up online at https://emc001.wix.com/knitschool.
Also, sign up for the Fall Knitting Retreat in the Poconos at the Annual Pocono Plateau Knitting Retreat, set for Fri., Oct. 21, 7 p.m., through Sun. Oct. 23, until 2 p.m.
This retreat is for those just learning to knit to those who are advanced. The retreat will include knitting classes, Bible studies/reflection, fellowship, zip-lining, boating, hiking and time to enjoy creation.
The Program Director is Clara Masessa. Cost is $135 per person includes lodging, dormitory style or similar lodging with hall bathrooms, all hot meals, snacks, ziplining, knitting booklet and yarn. Bring own needles.
Last year, the group designed hats based on skill level and even taught some new knitters. The fall leaves are beautiful in the Poconos knitting around the fireplace is quite a joy. Stay tuned to find out what this year’s theme will be.
Find out more and sign-up at:https://www.poconoplateau.org/retreats/camp-sponsored-test/test-retreat.