Knitting for charity

Course summary

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Learn how to knit and meet new people while giving back to those in need in this free knitting group alongside experienced knitters. A volunteer tutor will be teaching simple knitting techniques, then members meet on a regular basis to continue to knit for charity as they build their skills.  Complete finger-less gloves and a beanie then donate back to people in need before winter.

What you will learn

  • basic knitting techniques
  • how to read a knitting pattern

What you will get

  • meet new people
  • the satisfaction of giving to people in need

What to bring

  • 1 ball of 8 ply yarn (wool or acrylic)
  • 4mm 25cm long knitting needles

About the partnering organisation

Knit One Give One‘ (kogo) is a not-for-profit organisation that asks volunteers to donate time and wool to knit warm winter woollies that kogo then distributes to people in need through over 250 community groups. They’re always looking for more hand knitted scarves, beanies, children’s toys or blankets.

Course cost

COST: $0.00

Class availability: 15 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

On Mondays
10.00am – 12.30pm (ongoing weekly)

Book this course

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15 PLACES AVAILABLE

Enrolment details – Student 1

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