Regular programs offered every year:

December: Christmas Potluck
March:   Ruth Anstey Memorial Lecture
May:        Joint Meeting with Deep Cove.
June:       Annual General Meeting and Stash Sale

 

Current Activities

November General Meeting – Thursday November 19 (doors open at 7:00 pm)

Carey Pallister, Archivist, Sisters of St. Ann Archives, British Columbia will discuss the historical importance of fibre arts education in the lives of their students. Displays from their extensive textile collection will be available

 

October Drop-in: October 31, 2017 (7pm-9pm)

Since Drop In night is actually Hallowe’en night, be prepared to see some of us in costume (and feel free to join in)

 

October General Meeting – Thursday October 19 (doors open at 7:00 pm)

ANWG 2017 Theme.

Speakers are the four scholarship recipients and Show & Tell will feature fibre projects by fibre enthusiasts who attended ANWG classes.

September Drop-in: Sept 26, 2017 (7pm-9pm)

Join in at to share your skills and meet other members. Bring your spinning, knitting, baskets to work on. Bring your questions – we will all pitch in to help you answer them.

Location: 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road (Community Living Victoria). Go up the stairs, inside, and down the hall on the right.

September General Meeting – Thursday September 21 (doors open at 7:00 pm)
Come to the September meeting with your ideas & wish list for program speakers!
Show & Tell by Saanich Fair Entrants
June and Summer Guild Drop-Ins – Last Tuesday of each month 7-9 pm

Location: 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road (Community Living Victoria). Go up the stairs, inside, and down the hall on the right.

Dates:

No drop-in for June … we will all be getting ready for the ANWG conference which start on June 30.

July 25th will be a chance to share stories of the conference and work on techniques or materials picked up there.

August 29th is just before we start into the new season of Guild activity.
From past experience, when the day is very hot, the Drop In evening is cool under the shade trees at the back of the building.  Very pleasant.  Hope to see you there.

June General Meeting – Thursday June 15th (doors open at 7:00)

AGM Voting for 2017-18 Executive

Show and Tell: Bring all challenge projects, featured study group project, and other recently completed items.

Stash Sale: Bring fibre, books or equipment that you no longer use.  Please price and sell your own items – unsold items must be taken home with you.

May Joint Meeting with Deep Cove Weavers and Spinners Guild – Thursday May 18 (doors open at 7:00 pm)

Venue: Brentwood Library Building, 1229 Clarke Rd, Brentwood Bay

Join us for the annual joint meeting with the Deep Cove Weavers and Spinners Guild, featuring Jane Stafford as the speaker. Deep Cove is hosting this year. The meeting will be held at the Brentwood Bay Senior Center, 1229 Clarke Rd, Brentwood Bay. Parking is limited, so consider carpooling. Note: There will be no Show-and-Tell, no challenge, and no library at this meeting. Also, please bring your own mug.

May Drop-in: May 30, 2017 (7pm-9pm)

Location: 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road (Community Living Victoria). Go up the stairs, inside, and down the hall on the right.

The theme for the May Drop In is ‘Lace'( in honour of Queen Victoria’s birthday).  Lace weight spun yarn, lace woven fabric, or whatever lacey thoughts you have. Of course, you are welcome to come with whatever projects you wish, or come empty-handed to visit and see what is going on.

April Drop-in: April 25, 2016 (7pm-9pm)
Location: 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road (Community Living Victoria). Go up the stairs, inside, and down the hall on the right.
The theme this month is “Silk.”