December meeting and holiday party!

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This month’s meeting is Thursday, December 10, 2015 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).  Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a door prize!

Our December meeting is traditionally a holiday party and (optional) gift exchange. Bring a snack or drink to share, and a wrapped gift if you want to!

We will also discuss officers for 2016. Perhaps you’d like to volunteer to hold a position this year?

UCHG Meeting
Date: December 10th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

November meeting

Screen Shot 2015-11-11 at 7.08.35 PMFiber ladies in their finery at Rhinebeck 2015!

This month’s meeting is Thursday, November 12, 2015 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).  Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a door prize!

Come show off what you made for Rhinebeck, what you brought home, or tell us about your favorite part of the festival.

Have you paid your annual dues yet for 2015? Please bring a check for $15 to become a member of the guild, receive our newsletter, and be in the loop of what’s happening in our fiber community.

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to our newsletter editor Marilyn at Gaiascupboard@yahoo.com to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: November 12th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

October meeting

guild1 guild3guild2guild4This month’s meeting is Thursday, October 8, 2015 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).  Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a door prize!

Next week, October 17-18, is one of our favorite events of each year: the New York State Sheep & Wool Festival. We will have our double booth as we do every year, in which we sell our handmade items and fiber supplies, and demonstrate spinning with wheels and drop spindles. If you are a member, you are requested to work a shift as a demonstrator. If you aren’t a member, please do stop by our booth to say hello, ask questions, or pick up something for yourself or as a gift!

At the October meeting we will be working out the volunteer schedule for the festival and discussing our plans.

Have you paid your annual dues yet for 2015? Please bring a check for $15 to become a member of the guild, receive our newsletter, and be in the loop of what’s happening in our fiber community.

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to our newsletter editor Marilyn at Gaiascupboard@yahoo.com to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: October 8th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

May meeting

IMG_0332Our next meeting is TONIGHT! Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month). Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a door prize!

Dues are due for 2015! Please bring a check for $15 to become a member of the guild, receive our newsletter, and be in the loop of what’s happening in our fiber community.

It’s time to start planning for the Ulster County Fair! Are you planning to enter a project?

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to our newsletter editor Marilyn at Gaiascupboard@yahoo.com to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: September 14th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

September Meeting

Screen Shot 2014-09-11 at 3.17.46 PMOur next meeting is TONIGHT! Thursday, September 11, 2014 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).

We will be planning for the NYS Sheep & Wool Festival, which is coming up very soon: October 18/19! If you would like to participate, especially if you would like to sell your handmade items, please come to the meeting. Guild members are also expected to volunteer for a shift as a demonstrator during the weekend.

Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a doorprize!

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to ulsterspinnersATgmailDOTcom to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: September 11th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY
Topic: Planning for NYS Sheep and Wool

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

August 2014 meeting

fair4 fair1fair2fair3Our next meeting is Thursday, August 14, 2014 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).

Earlier this month was our annual residency at the Ulster County Fair. Did you enter a project and win a ribbon? Bring it to show us at the meeting! We hosted a Batts to Hats contest Friday night, and Fleece to Shawl contest Saturday. Our team took 3rd place int he Fleece to Shawl, and we all had a good time which is the most important thing.

Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a doorprize!

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to ulsterspinnersATgmailDOTcom to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: August 14th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY
Topic: Planning for New Paltz Craft Fair and Sheep and Wool

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild

March 2014 meeting

spinOur next meeting is Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Ulster Town Senior Center at 7pm (always the 2nd Thursday of the month).

February’s meeting was canceled due to yet another snowstorm. So this month will be our first regular meeting of the new year. Come join us in dreaming up  some plans, goals, projects and activities for the year. Spring will come again!

Bring your wheel or drop spindle for a chance to win a doorprize!

Know of any interesting fiber-y articles, blogs, happenings? Please share, or forward to ulsterspinnersATgmailDOTcom to have it included in our newsletter or here on the web.

UCHG Meeting
Date: March 13th (always the 2nd Thursday of each month)
Time: 7pm
Location: Ulster County Senior Center: 1 Town Hall Drive – Lake Katrine, NY
Topic: Activity planning for 2014

Are you on Ravelry? Did you know we have a UCHG Ravelry group? Please join us for ongoing fun and chat throughout the month between meetings!

You can also hang with us on our Facebook Page: facebook.com/UlsterCountyHandspinnersGuild