Calendar – Guild Meetings & Events

To add items to our calendar, please email calendar@cvfg.org!
For a downloadable Guild Programs List, please click HERE

2018 Events:

January 14:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
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February 11:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
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February 18:  Weavers Meeting, 1:30 – 3:30pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Join us for focused Show & Tell, or a program TBA
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March 11:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
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March 18:  Tie-Dye Mini-Workshop with Susan Wright, 1 – 4pm
Hollymead Fire Station #12
Check the Workshops page for details on what to bring and class fee!  Look for an email in early March for sign-ups!

April 8:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
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April 15:  ANNUAL MEETING & ELECTIONS, 1:30pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Please attend to discuss and vote on Guild business, elect Officers, and adopt the budget for next year.
April 15:  Easy Indigo Dyeing, 2:30pm
After the Annual Meeting, stay to do some easy indigo dyeing using pre-reduced crystals.
Details in the flyer HERE. To sign up, please email info@cvfg.org no later than April 13th.
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April 28:  Fiber Arts Demos at Powhatans Festival of Fiber
Powhatan, VA
We will demo spinning, weaving, fiber prep, knitting, and more! To volunteer to help with demos or setup, please email Kim at outreach@cvfg.org
Find out more about the Festival HERE

May 5:  Fluvanna Old Farm Day
Palmyra, VA
We may be doing demos of spinning, weaving, fiber prep, etc, but we need a coordinator for festival day. To volunteer to help with demos or setup, please email Kim at outreach@cvfg.org
Find out more about the Festival HERE

May 12:  Eco Printing Workshop with Sarah Tremaine, 9:30am – 3:30pm
Sunset Farm Studio, Crozet, VA
Join us for this fun make-and-take workshop and leave with two beautiful silk scarves printed with plant materials and natural dyes. Find details on the Workshops page, HERE.

May 13:  NO Spin/Craft-In this month!

May 20:  Weavers Meeting, 1:30 – 3:30pm
Hollymead Fire Station
Join us for a video titled “WOVEN LIVES, Contemporary Textiles from Ancient Oaxacan Traditions”.  And bring your weaving show & tell!
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May 26:  Fiber Arts Demos at Peacock Festival
Amherst, VA
We will demo spinning, weaving, fiber prep, knitting, and more! To volunteer to help with demos or setup, please email Kim at outreach@cvfg.org
Find out more about the Festival HERE

June 9:  Quilling – Mini-Workshop with Zoe Hendershott, 9:30am – 12:30pm
Peace Lutheran Church Classroom
Make a star ornament or pendant in this hands-on, mini-workshop
Check the Workshops page for details on what to bring and class fee!  Look for an email in May for sign-ups!

June 10:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
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July 8:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Location TBA
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!

July 15:  Fiber Prep Mini-Workshop with Kim Radcliffe, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church
Check the Workshops page for details on what to bring and class fee!  Look for an email in June to sign-up!
Download directions to PLC or Link to a Google Map

August 12:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
Download directions to PLC or Link to a Google Map

August 19:  CSM (sock machine) Crank-In, 12 – 4pm
Laughing Sheep Yarns, Seminole Square, Charlottesville, VA
Bring your CSM or your interest in cranking socks and other items on antique and reproduction circular sock machines, and join us at Laughing Sheep Yarns for the afternoon!
Info on Laughing Sheep Yarns

September 2:  Fiber Arts Demos at Flock n Spiel Fiber Fest
South of Charlottesville, VA
We will demo spinning, weaving, fiber prep, knitting, and more! To volunteer to help with demos or setup, please email Kim at outreach@cvfg.org
Find out more about the Festival HERE

September 9:  Spin/Craft-In & Demos, 1 – 5:15pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
Then stay to help us demo spinning and weaving as part of a church program. Email info@cvfg.org to volunteer.
Download directions to PLC or Link to a Google Map

September 16:  Weavers Meeting, 1:30 – 3:30pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Join us for focused Show & Tell, or a program TBA
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October 6 & 7:  Fall Fiber Festival at Montpelier
Montpelier Station, VA (near Orange)
We will demo spinning, weaving, fiber prep, knitting, and much more! To volunteer to help with demos or setup, please email Margaret at craftdemos@fallfiberfestival.org
Find out more about the Festival HERE

November 4:  Spin/Craft-In, 1 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our monthly gathering!
Download directions to PLC or Link to a Google Map

November 11:  CSM (circular sock machine) Crank-In, Noon – 4pm
Laughing Sheep Yarns, Seminole Square, 188 Zan Rd, Charlottesville, VA
Bring your CSM to crank, or your interest in cranking socks and other items on antique and reproduction circular sock machines, and join us at Laughing Sheep Yarns for the afternoon!
Info on Laughing Sheep Yarns

November 18:  Weavers Meeting, 1 – 2pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring small samples of weaving, knitting/crochet, spinning, felt, to make and swap notecards. Just in time for the holidays! Check back for more details on what to bring.
November 18:  Fiber Arts Notecard Swap, 2 – 4pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring small samples of weaving, knitting/crochet, spinning, felt, to make and swap notecards. Just in time for the holidays! Check back for more details on what to bring.
November 18:  Weave Structure Study Group, 4 – 5pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
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December 2:  Holiday Party and Craft-in & Stash Swap, 1 – 4pm
Peace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
Bring your wheel, loom, knitting, or any other portable fiber craft and join us for our annual all guild holiday party!  Feel free to bring a snack to share (think finger foods)
Stash/Swap : If you are interested in bringing any fiber, yarns, embellishments, equipment, books, tools etc. to give away for free, swap or sell at yard sale prices, this is your chance. See the November newsletter for details.
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