Calendar of Upcoming Events in 2017
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|Annual Meeting||Saturday March 18, 2017
10 - 3
|Join us at Gardiner High School, 40 West Hill Road, Gardiner, Maine.
Entrance fee: Members - free; Non-members- $2 (dollar bills are helpful).
What to bring: Please bring a mug, a dish to share for the potluck lunch (or bring your own lunch), a spinning wheel or spindle, and fiber for a great day of spinning and sharing!
Vendors: We have a full house of returning and new vendors with a great variety of fiber types. Time to replenish your stash? If you wish to be a vendor, please contact Stacie Beyer at firstname.lastname@example.org
Door prizes: MSR will hold a random drawing for door prizes at noon. You will need to be there to win!
Used equipment: There will be a used equipment table available. Please put your name and the price on a label attached to the item.
Show and tell: Bring any items you have made since last year. We all welcome new ideas to try.
Annual membership: This will also be a great time to renew your membership or you can download a form at membership
|Artisan's Guild Open House||April 1 & 2
for tickets https://www.eventbrite.com/e/artisans-guild-open-house-2017-tickets-29791779013
|Denmark Sheepfest||April 15
||Denmark Sheepfest for more info.|
|New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival||May 13 & 14
||http://www.nhswga.com/nh-sheep-wool-festival for more info.|
|Maine Fiber Frolic||June 3 & 4
||Maine Fiber Frolic for more info.|
|Pleasant Mountain Fiber Arts Workshops||June 23 - 25
||Denmark Municipal Building, 62 East Main Street, Denmark, Maine. This year's program includes over 30 exciting, affordable workshops in felting, knitting, spinning, book arts, weaving and a host of traditional fiber crafts for all levels taught by experienced instructors. Come one day or all three. Full details about the workshops and registration information can be found on our website www.pleasantmtfiber.com or call 207-452-2687|
|Annual Summer Fiber Reteat||July 13 - 16
||Maine Spinners' Registry is once again sponsoring a relaxing fiber retreat at Sunday River. Open to everyone! Download the registration form now. The format for the weekend is very relaxed, lots of sharing and laughter. The one change for this year is the hotel is now charging us to use the large meeting room, where we gather to spin, thus the registration form. Each participant will pay $10 which will go directly to the meeting room charge. The rooms at the hotel are large and the beds comfy.|
|Windsor Fair||Aug. 27 - Sept. 4
||Windsor Fair for more info.|
|Fiber College||September 6 -10
||For more information see http://www.fibercollege.org/|
|Spooky Spin In||October 28
|Maine Spinners' Registry is sponsoring this event at the Gardiner Area High School Cafeteria, 40 West Hill Road, Gardiner, ME 04345
This will be a potluck event!! Please bring a dish to share. Don't forget your own utensils and a mug. MSR will supply plates and coffee and water for tea. This event is an optional costume event for those so inclined. You can dress up or you can decorate your wheel!!! Its totally up to you!!
Free for members, $2.00 for non-members. Open to everyone!
|Annual Weaving Weekend||November 10 - 13
Join us for a weeked of fiber-filled fun, while enjoying the compay of other ber enthusiasts. You will learn the art of weaving from start to finish; leaving with a piece that you have created. There will be ample time to try your hands at other ber related arts such as spinning, dyeing, wet and needle felting, crocheting and knitting. Participants can enjoy a walk around the farm grounds, hike along the river, visit with the farm animals, participate in feeding, visit the holiday craft fair in the towns center or relax on the front porch, overlooking the river and rolling pastures.
For tickets https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nezinscot-farm-weaving-fiber-arts-weekend-tickets-28884764107
|Dates to save for 2018||
||January 6, 2018 Celebrate ROC Day with us at the Gardiner High School
March 17, 2018 MSR Annual Meeting at the Gardiner High School. Plan ahead for our contest - Something green made with fiber!
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