Join WCKG and join the fun!

Please visit our monthly meetings — you don’t need to be a member to attend.

Benefits to membership

  • Reduced cost for special events
  • Discounts at area knitting shops
  • Monthly newsletter full of tips, book reviews and patterns
  • And much more…

Join now!

Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

October 2014

Fiber Expo

October 25, 2014 - October 26, 2014
Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds,
5055 Ann Arbor Saline Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 United States
+ Google Map

Join us in Ann Arbor, MI for a fiber fantasy – wool, alpaca, linen, cotton and more – from the plant or animal to the finished product. Learn more at www.fiberexpo.com.

Find out more »
November 2014

WCKG Monthly Meeting – November

November 11, 2014 @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library,
4455 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625 United States
+ Google Map

Featured Program: Holiday Party & WCKG Board Elections DATE CHANGE! Join us on Nov. 11  for our annual holiday potluck celebration and vote in the 2015 board. Sign-up sheets for food contributions will be passed around at the October meeting. To add your contributions to the list after that, contact monthly program coordinator Karen Plomin at kcplomin@hotmail.com.

Find out more »
December 2014

One of a Kind Show

December 4, 2014 - December 7, 2014
Merchandise Mart,
222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654 United States
+ Google Map

Chicago’s Holiday Show! The 14th annual One of a Kind Show is the ideal place to find truly unique items for yourself, your home and everyone on your holiday gift list. More than 600 talented artisans will set up shop at the 2014 show. Speak with artists one-on-one, attend artist demonstrations, and create something yourself at a crafting workshop. Indulge in gourmet cafes and enjoy fashion shows and live music. More info at www.oneofakindshowchicago.com.

Find out more »

Renegade Craft – Chicago December Market

December 6, 2014 - December 7, 2014
Bridgeport Art Center,
1200 W. 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60609 United States
+ Google Map

Give the gift of handmade this holiday season and support local makers! Shoppers will find an array of outstanding handmade goods at the Fair, perfect for checking off Holiday gift lists – ranging from holiday inspired stationery and gift wrap, unique and one-of-a-kind jewelry, children’s toys, apparel and shoes, to natural beauty products, repurposed lighting and furniture, housewares and much more. More info at www.renegadecraft.com/chicago-december-market-details.  

Find out more »

WCKG Monthly Meeting – December

December 16, 2014 @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library,
4455 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625 United States
+ Google Map

Featured Program: Holiday Gift Exchange and Yarnbox.com Join us for a fun night. First we’ll welcome Michael Kenneavy from Yarnbox, who will talk about his wonderful company and how it works. Then the excitement of the night begins with our Annual Holiday Gift Exchange. Bring a wrapped gift valued at $12 to $15 dollars in a knit/crochet theme and let the fun begin!!! Your gift can be something you have knitted, a fiber-related book, a couple skeins of yarn with a…

Find out more »
January 2015

Stitches Midwest

January 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Schaumburg, IL United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »

WCKG Monthly Meeting – January

January 20 @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library,
4455 North Lincoln, Chicago, IL 60625 United States
+ Google Map

Featured Program: Have you decided to learn a new technique in 2015 or just want to get better at one you already know?  Join us as we try 3 techniques that may intrigue you. How to make Wheelhouse Buttons How to use a Drop Spindle How to knit with Mawata Silk We promise you – you will learn something new! Please bring the following materials to the meeting; Drop spindle (if you have one) Roving (if you have one) 1”…

Find out more »
February 2015

Weekend Workshop with Franklin Habit

February 7 - February 8
The Admiral at the Lake,
929 W. Foster Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 United States
+ Google Map

The Windy City Knitting Guild is pleased to welcome Franklin Habit for a weekend workshop in February 2015. Read Franklin’s biography below. Class 1: Bavarian Twisted Stitch: An Introduction This class is full. To add your name to the waitlist, email Elisabeth Malthouse, emalthouse@yahoo.com. Saturday, February 7, 2015: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (3 hours); Class size: 20 Pre-requisites: Fluency in the basic techniques of knitting, including knitting in the round. Prior familiarity and comfort with working from charted patterns will…

Find out more »
April 2015

19th Annual Stephenson County Fiber Art Fair

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jane Addams Community Center,
430 W. Washington Street, Cedarville, IL
+ Google Map
Find out more »

Yarn Con: Chicago’s Indie Fiber Fair

April 18 - April 19
Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Union Hall,
1340 West Washington Blvd. , Chicago, IL 60607 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events

Join our mailing list


Connect


    

Contact | Email

©2011-2015 Windy City Knitting Guild | Privacy | Email Us | Members Login | Admin