• Accokeek Foundation

Stitch ‘n Time Club


winters eve stitch n time projects

Volunteers meet on the second Saturday of every month from 1-4 pm, in addition to completing at-home volunteer projects between meetings. Each meeting is themed, and will focus on a particular task or step in the processing of wool from the foundation’s Hog Island sheep flock.

Hog Island sheep are a critically endangered breed of sheep with

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Volunteers are expected to regularly attend monthly meetings and contribute to fiber processing to the best of their abilities.

2016 meeting themes are as follows: February 13: “Heart-felt:” Needle felting March 12: Mending and Tending: Colonial clothing fixes for the Boltons April 9: Spring Cleaning: Wool and equipment inventory May 7 (1st Saturday): Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival field trip June 11: Wool washing July 9: Picking and Carding August 13: Spinning Yarns: Wheels and drop spindles

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