This weekend there is a lot of great stuff going on in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis/St. Paul). The fibery one is:
Knit-Out 2004 – Knit Happens
Sponsored by the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild
Sunday, October 3, 2004 – 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Ridgedale Shopping Center
12401 Wayzata Blvd., Minnetonka, MN
- Fashion shows featuring hand knit items
- FREE beginning knitting lessons
- Children’s activity – finger knitting
- Charitable projects
- Knitting contest – fastest knitter
- Doctor is in clinic – answer your knitting questions
- Door prizes
- Yarn shop displays
- Learn about guilds, charity programs
Also for those interested in beads, gems and minerals:
Anoka County Gem and Mineral Club is having their show at Har Mar this weekend (10/2 and 10/3), and there is a huge wholesale only (tax id needed) show put on by G&LW Inc. at Ramada Inn Thunderbird, 2201 East 78th Street Bloomington, MN 55425-1228. Hours: 11 am-6 pm Sunday; 10 am – 3 pm Monday.
Whew! I will also be celebrating mine and my brother’s and sister-in-law’s and niece’s birthday at my folk’s house. We don’t share the same birthday, but they are close enought that my mom wants to make it easier on herself. Good thinking!
I do share the same birth month and day as my dear friend Mary. We call each other twin. Mary has her own twin daughters, and for a while we had them convinced that we were really twins. Then they grew up and got some sense *grin*.
Here is a pic of my twin. She is the one of the best things in my life: