The Burr House Spinners and Weavers Guild invites anyone with an interest in spinning, weaving or related fiber arts to join us at one of our monthly meetings.
During normal times, monthly meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the Guild Hall at 530 Carrville Road, Richmond Hill. We currently meet on-line, starting at 7 p.m.
Each meeting consists of a business meeting, a special program or demonstration, show and tell and a social break.
Normally, Casual Wednesday Drop In evenings are on the first, second and fourth Wednesday of each month. We currently meet online on the first Wednesday of each month. See below.
Visitors are always welcome to attend our general monthly meetings or our Wednesday night gatherings. If attending a meeting in person, please email BurrHouseW@gmail.com in advance of your expected arrival date and name so someone can be there to greet you at the Guild Hall. The general monthly meetings are open to the public. Guest speaker evenings are for Burr House Spinners & Weavers members only.
Upcoming Monthly Meeting Topics:
Wednesday June 16, 2021 at 7 p.m. On-line – Double Header! Kara Kivioja will discuss making fly-fishing lures and Elfi Berndl will discuss the latest completed Guild Challenge – Fibre Arts Mixed Media Participation Challenge. Here are the entries.
Special Interest Groups Schedule
If you would like to be added to a special interest groups please email the respective lead contact so to receive a reminder, asking “who is showing up”.
Date: TBA, or online
This is a time for members to ask questions, receive advice and guidance with current or planned projects, share expertise and participate on group projects.
Email Elfi Berndl to be added to the email list.
Wednesday Night Drop In (Visitors are welcome)
Date: 1st Wednesday every month, 7 pm – 9 pm (on-line)
This is a time for members to share ideas, socialize, work on their individual projects and encourage members to explore new fibre arts.
Email Amber Bole to be added to the email list.
Visitors who are interested in the fibre arts or want to find out what we do or if they have a fibre project “issue” are also welcome. Email BurrHouseW@gmail.com us ahead of time just to let us know to expect you.
Do you have an unfinished project that you need some help to finish or have a pattern that you want to start but are not sure how, then we can help.
Email Kathleen Rodgers to be added to the email list.
Date: 1st Saturday of the month 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, on-line
Do you enjoy spinning fibre, carding, camaraderie and sharing with like-minded fibre folks?
Have you got questions on your fiber project or a particular technique?
This is the place for you.
Email Margo Murley to be added to the email list.