2017 Calendar

January 19, 2017

Shop Expertise –Several of our Business Members will be showcasing their shops at the Thursday, January 19th meeting. Members will be able to go from table to table to meet the shop owner and learn about all their shop has to offer. Think of it as a mini-marketplace or a yarn crawl without the driving!

February 16, 2017
Guest speaker Leslie Scanlon of Mac & Me, a small New England company.  Showcased will be pure natural yarns in sumptuous colors, weights and textures, patterns and samples of Mac & Me designs for clothing, blankets and accessories for all ages and stages.

March 16, 2017
Annual Yarn Auction

April 20, 2017
Celebrate Silver
– To help celebrate the GBKG’s 25th Anniversary, knit or crochet an item in the gray to silver
range of colors… silver candlesticks, a silver bracelet or necklace, a silvery sparkly scarf…a fancy dress or sweater!
Let your imagination run wild. There will be prizes!

May 18, 2017
25th Annual Celebration –
Annual Meeting and Luncheon
Guest speakers Carla Scott of  Vogue Knitting – venue TBA

Guest Speakers and Work Shop Presenters

Kathryn Alexander
Pam Allen
Veronik Avery
Eleanor Bernat
Ann Tucker Blake
June Bridgewater
Debbie Brisson
Nancy Bush
Lily Chin
Katherine Cobey
John Colony
Linda Daniels
Judith Durant
Jill Eaton
Nicky Epstein
Kaffe Fassett
Jacqueline Fee
Norah Gaughan
Lori Gayle
Alan Getz
Robin Hansen
Louisa Harding
Ann Hood
Jacqui Katzenberg
Barbara Kerr
Dr. Perri Klass
Barry Klein
Stefan Kreutz
Alice Lamb
Melissa Leapman
Lucy Lee
Jane Livingston
Brandon Mably
Annie MacKay
Virginia McGlynn
Sally Melville
Kathleen Mitchell
Annie Modesitt
Lucy Neatby
Deborah Newton
Kristin Nicholas
Pamela Parmal
Cathy Payson
Betsy Perry
Linda Pratt
Dorothy Ratigan
Tracy Robinson
Wren Ross
Donald Scope
Carla Scott
Judith Shangold
Fronia Simpson
Adriene Sloane
Candace Eisner-Strick
Irena Taytslin
Barbara Walker
Nancy Weisman
Betz White
Ellen Wood