Programs

2023 to 2024 Program Schedule
The Mid-Michigan Knitters Guild exists as a place for knitters of all skill levels to gather together, to learn from each other and to give back to the community.  We meet the 3rd Tuesday evening of every month from September to May at the Haslett Administration Building located at 5593 Franklin St; Haslett, MI 48840

General Information 

The front doors are open from 6:30 to 7:00pm.  After 7:00pm there will be a phone number posted on the door to call to be let in.
Social time starts at 6:30, business meeting at 7:00pm and the formal presentation starts at 7:30. We are usually done by about 9:00pm.
We have a year of great programs planned! We'll hear wonderful speakers, be inspired by each other's projects and learn new skills.

Next Up...

April 16, 2024

Combining Yarns with Irene Armock

Irene will talk about how to combine different types of yarn in the same project.

Charity: Turn in lap robes or strips

May 21, 2024

Summer Send-Off

Elections and all end-of-the-year business will be addressed at this meeting.

Charity: Completing the lap robes. Bring your tapestry needles and size H crochet hooks to help put lap robes together. 

Just Missed...

March 19, 2024

History of Knitting with Meg Croft

Meg, owner of Woven Art, may present part 2 of her popular History of Knitting series, or she may surprise us with something new! She hasn't decided yet.

Charity: Octopi for preemies.

February 20, 2024

Replacing Heels, Toes and Sometimes Soles with Rita Berens

Rita will be showing some methods for replacing (not darning) worn or holey parts of socks, and methods for knitting socks to make such repair easier

Charity: Warm hats and scarves for the Emergency Room

January 16, 2024

Mosaic Knitting with Debbie Warmaar

Debbie will cover the basics of mosaic knitting and the type of projects it is suited for.  PLEASE BRING:

   Ideal:  2 solid colors of worsted-weight or DK-weight cotton yarn (10+ yards each of leftovers will do!) and a set of needles to match.

   No cotton at home?  No problem!  Just bring 2 solid colors of the identical weight yarn and a set of needles to match.


Charity: Chemo caps (made with soft, lighter weight yarn) for all ages, both male and female, for Sparrow's Cancer Center

December 19, 2023

Mid Michigan knitters Guild December Meeting

Hats & Mittens for Haslett. Our way of thanking the Haslett Schools for letting us use their facility. There will be prizes and gift certificates for knitting hats and mittens. The more you knit, the more chances at prizes. (mittens count as 2 items).

Pot luck dinner. Bring a dish to pass. Plates and tableware provided.

Hope to see you.

November 21, 2023

Fix and Finesse with Lynn Hershberger
Lynn has lots of secretes to share for finishing projects more neatly and fix mistakes (often without ripping out!) You will feel more empowered and in control of your knitting once you've learned some of these basic tips.

Charity: Warm hats and scarves for the Emergency Room

October 17, 2023

Using Ravelry with Karen Colins
Karen will educate us on the ins and outs of Ravelry.  Whether you're new to Ravelry or have been using it for years, there are always new things to learn.  

Charity: Preemie hats and sweaters for Sparrow's NICU

September 19, 2023
Guild Kick-Off!

You won't want to meiss this meeting! We'll have our announcements about the coming year, summer show-and-tell and down time for catching up with friends.

Charity: Please bring in any charity projects you have completed over the summer

February 20, 2024