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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

reupholstery

Reupholstery 101

Southeast Library

2 p.m.
Learn the basics of DIY reupholstery from local artist and fiber expert Claire Harper. During the day, Claire creates in-store and window displays for home and clothing shops; in the evening, she creates art and reupholsters furniture. This workshop will review and demonstrate some basic steps of reupholstering from stripping and fabric choice to sewing and stuffing. By the end of the workshop you’ll feel prepared to tackle your own project at home!  

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Cyclists

Sewing Workshop: Make Your Own Bike Bag

Southeast Library

1:30 p.m.
Join local sewing teacher Chris Cooper to learn basic sewing machine skills and make your own bike or tote bag. 

Shaw Knitting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us on Sunday afternoons from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. for a knitting (and crochet!) circle.All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory instruction to beginners.In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Drawing Basics

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
Pens & pencils are mightier than swords. Start drawing or continue where you left off in a free art workshop for adults. Contact: megan.mcnitt@dc.gov

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Knitting

Bikes + Knitting

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Brush off your knitting needles and join us as The Knitty Gritty Committee (Southwest Library's very own knitting circle) celebrates National Bike Month! David Quick of Southeast Neighborhood Library and resident knitting aficionado extraordinaire will be on deck to highlight different knitting patterns you can use to spruce up your bike, including a pattern that has the D.C. flag on it! Free. No registration required. Knitting needles are available to borrow.
Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Bike Gear

Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop

Southeast Library

11 a.m.
Join us for a basic bike maintenance workshop with mechanics from Capitol Hill Bikes. Learn repairs that you may not have even known that you could do yourself! The May 23 workshop will occur at Southeast Branch Library at 403 7th St. SE The May 30 workshop will occur at Northeast Branch Library at 330 7th St. NE

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Bike Gear

Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop

Southeast Library

11 a.m.
Join us for a basic bike maintenance workshop with mechanics from Capitol Hill Bikes. Learn repairs that you may not have even known that you could do yourself! The May 23 workshop will occur at Southeast Branch Library at 403 7th St. SE The May 30 workshop will occur at Northeast Branch Library at 330 7th St. NE

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Knitting

The Knitty Gritty Committee

Southwest Library

7:30 p.m.
Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.