The Big Stitch
Saturday, February 4, 2017
9 am – 3 pm
Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church
1203 9th Ave North
Nashville  37208


To prepare for the February 4, 2017 Big Stitch we will have three work days to sort, cake and price the many donations received recently. Come join us on

Friday, Jan 6: 11am – 3 pm;
Saturday, Jan 14: 10:15 am – 1:45 pm
(there is an arm knitting class afterwards sponsored by the library)
Wednesday, Jan 25: 12 noon – 4 pm.

All work days will take place at the Inglewood library, 4312 Gallatin Pike, Nashville 37216. Please let me know if you can attend We have lots to do!!!


Thank you to the Happi-Hookers

They donated all of their items still in stock after their last craft show this year!  A combination of hats, blankets, scarves, dishcloths and headbands – 62 in all!!!

Items donated this week included baby blankets and hats, afghans, scarves and shawls to Mercy Children’s Clinic, Graceworks and the Salvation Army.

Our year-to-date total is 26,873. That includes 1123 hats. We are only 2477 away from our hat goal of 3600 by the end of 2017!


We are expanding our love of knitting and crocheting by offering classes at area libraries.

Knitting at the Brentwood Library

January 10, 17, 24, 31 Tuesdays, 1-3 pm

Knitting at the Bellevue Branch Library

March 4, 11, 18, 25 Saturdays, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Crochet at the Richland Branch Library

March 8, 15, 22, 29 Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Crochet at the Inglewood Branch Library

March 9, 16, 23, 30 Thursdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Knitting at the Inglewood Branch Library

April 6, 13, 20, 27 Thursdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

By teaching at area libraries we are able to spread our knowledge throughout the community and instructors (YOU!) can teach close to home.  All supplies and the curriculum is provided.  Let me know what class you’d like to teach!