Burlington Machine Knitters Guild
Site: St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church Hall
|Record #: BTN1187||Last Full Update: 28 Jan 2017|
|Primary Contact||Patrick Madden, 2016 Guild Chair; Phone: (Residence) 416-795-5500; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Site Location||Church hall entrance has separate entrance locatedin parking lot across from school, enter off Brant Street.|
|Located In Community||Burlington|
|Address & Map||
2016 Blairholm Ave
Burlington, ON L7R 1V4
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|Intersection||Blairholm Ave and Brant St|
|Mailing Address||c/o L Yeomans, Treasurer/Secretary
205 Plains Rd W, Unit 92
Burlington, ON L7T 4H3
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible - meeting location|
|Description (Agency)||The Burlington Machine Knitters Guild goal is to educate members and enhance their machine knitting skills through monthly meetings offering demonstrations on the operation of single bed and double bed home knitting machines.|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Fees ; $40 Membership Annually January thru December.|
|Elections||Yearly in December.|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Meetings include:
- monthly knitting machine related demonstrations by guild members.
- member Show 'n Tell of recently completed machine knit projects.
- Raffle draw for donated knitting prizes.
- Coffee & Tea social.
* all levels of knitters and visitors welcome
|Hours||Meet the first Tuesday of the month at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church Hall, 2016 Blairholme Ave, Burlington * meeting begins at 7 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm) and may run until 10 pm.|
|Dates||First Tuesday of every month.|
|Areas Served||Durham Region ; Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Anyone with an interest in machine knitting is welcome.
|Application||New or interested members allowed to attend 2 complimentary meetings, then expected to pay $40 membership. Call or email Guild Chair Patrick Madden for information.|
|Fees||Membership ; $40 Annual membership fee required after 2 free meetings. Visitors are most welcome to come and explore machine knitting.|
|Categories and Classification|
|Service Categories||Needlecraft Instruction|
|Resources||Lending library for members|