Join us celebrating our 1st International Socknitters Day!
(ISD)
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Canada, Victoria, BC

Barb B

June 22, 1:00-5:00pm We already have in-the-works our first ever community wide Knit-Out. A lot of us will be knitting socks, wearing socks, and displaying socks we've knit for CIC.

Willows Beach Park (Beach Drive near Estevan)
Everyone is welcome.
Bring a chair or blanket and your knitting.
Czech Republic, Praha Ludmila All Day If there are any socknitters in Prague that would like to meet, please contact me...
Japan, Chiba All Day
Not many socknitters in Japan
United States      
Huntsville, Alabama 1-3 at Barnes & Noble on University Drive in Huntsville, Alabama Please join the members of the North Alabama Knitters in celebrating ISD! We also regularly meet twice a month. We'd love to see you there
Phoenix, Arizona
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If there is a group getting together in the Phoenix, Arizona area.. please let me know because I would like to join them.
San Diego, California

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11am Balboa Park at the Sandiego Fiber Folk Knit-together Contact Bobbi or Gloriamarie for more info
Jacksonville, Florida Rebecca Cuff down class from 9:30 am thru noon and toe up class from 1:30 pm thru 3:30pm
A Stitch in Time will be offering two sock classes
Boise, Idaho Jan 10 - 12 or till we are done We will be at Lisa's Yarn Shoppe at 46 East Pine Avenue, Meridian Idaho. We are starting the celebration during our Sock Knitting class (10 am) and then will continue until we can't knit anymore!!!
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 10-am to 4pm House of Needlecraft

1314 N. 4th Street, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814. Phone (208) 667-2822

Come join us for a day of celebrating socks! We'll have demonstrations, free classes, show and tell, refreshments, and more as well as knitting socks to our hearts content.

DeKalb, Illinois Jo-Anne 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. The DeKalb area knitters' guild will celebrate by knitting socks at Borders Books and Music, 2520 Sycamore Road, DeKalb. Knitters, crocheters, and all others are welcome, with or without socks to work on. If the weather is good, the group will sit at the outside tables. If it rains, they'll be at tables in the cafe.
Long Grove, Illinois 6/21/2003, 10 am to 5 p.m. Come visit our NEW knitting studio in historic Long Grove, Illinois (Chicago suburb) and enjoy 10% off all in stock sock yarns. Demonstrations throughout the day on using double points, and two circulars, as well as sock "how to's". A New Shop, Friendly and Knowledgeable Staff, Sock Yarn Sale and Demonstrations! It may just knock your socks off! See you there!
Goshen, Indiana Kim H 10:00 - 3:00 At the "New" Fiber Nest in downtown Goshen Indiana.
109 E Washington...come knit with others who share your passion for sock knitting..Many ways of knitting socks will be demonstrated. All sock yarns will be 20% off. We will be knitting inside and also outside..bring your favorite lawn chair..

Let's gather and sock knit!!!
Ft Mitchell, Kentucky
(nearby Ohio and Indiana knitters are very welcome)
Anne 1 pm The Northern Kentucky Knit & Fiber Guild will be meeting on Saturday, June 21 at 1 p.m. in the new LYS in our area -- Knitwits. It just opened in the back area of Morning Star Pottery Painting Studio at 2220 Grandview Dr., Ft. Mitchell, Ky. The phone is 859-581-3900.

The Northern Kentucky Knit & Fiber Guild is for people in northern Kentucky, southern Ohio and southeastern Indiana to meet to share their crafts. If you are in the area, please join us.
College Park, Maryland Kathy 1 pm - 3 pm
Meet at the Starbucks located at the Market Place Shopping Plaza on the corner of Route 1 and Cherry Hill Road. (Right by the Beltway)
Turners Falls, Massachusetts Nancy ?? Anyone in the area interested in getting together?
Leland, Michigan 1 PM - 3 PM We will meeting at our local yarn shop, Inish Knits, in Cedar, MI. Bring food and your yarn and join us for some fun!
Norton Shores, Michigan 10:00am-5:30pm Wildwood Knit Shop
4590 Grand Haven rd
Norton Shores, MI 49441 USA
231-798-7171

Will help with anyone's sock projects! Socks on display,
10% off sock yarn/patterns all day!
Kansas City, Missouri Gerita 2pm We'll get together in the A&S Tent at Lilies War. Most likely not stay there if classes are in session, but it does make a great gathering spot. If you don't know how to knit socks, bring a set of 4 or 5 double-pointed needles, yarn and a comfy chair. We'll teach you!
Albany, New York Karin 12-4 pm Come and knit and/or show off your socks at The Periwinkle Sheep, 540 Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY 12209.
Duncansville, Pennsylvania Carla 10-5 I invite any socknitters in our area to join us at Victoria's House of Needleart, 473 Municipal Dr., Duncansville, PA 16635 on Saturday, June 21, 2003 during regular hours of 10-5:00 p.m. Bring your latest sock project and we will sit around and knit on socks throughout the day -- come for an hour; come for the day!
Newport, Rhode Island Victoria 23June 03 We are a new new knit & chat group, emerging from a very friendly sock knitting class.
We will be thinking of all celebrating this moment, even though our celebration will be on our regular get-together night.
Johnson City, Tennessee Mel noon-5 p.m. ? Anyone out there want to get together? I'm at East TN State University and would love to have knitters come by for at least a few hours.
Austin, Texas Latifa 2 to 6 pm Hill Country Weavers
1701 S Congress
Austin Texas
707 7396

Come and knit socks or learn to knit socks (must already know how to knit). All sock yarn will be on sale 20 % off!
Northern Utah Vicky ?? Anybody in Northern Utah (Cache, Box Elder or Weber County) want to join me?
Olympia, Washington 12:00 until ? I'm going to hang out at Canvas Works, my LYS. It is on Capital Blvd near the pier and just up from the Farmer's Market.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Stasia W 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bring a folding chair and meet at Starbucks on 124th St. and Capitol Dr. near Brookfield (exit at Burleigh or Hampton). We'll grab our lattes and then sit outside on the patio and lawn. If inclement weather strikes, we'll head inside. There is a Q-doba Mexican Grill next door if you get hungry.

We'll be visible to many passersby at this busy intersection. Let's show the world that there are fun-loving, wild and crazy people who still hand (or machine) knit socks!

No children (except infants) or pets, please! The intersection is too busy for their safety while we knit.

We will gladly accept any donations ($ or sock yarn) to be delivered to the local Socks For Soldiers effort coordinated by Jan Massie (www.just4ewe.org), and we will share info about CIC with interested folks.

 

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