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The Bergen Knitters Guild
The Veterans Building
1 Veterans Plaza
Oradell, NJ 07649
Contact: Eileen
email: ETFLEMIN@IX.NETCOM.COM
The BKG meets on the third Monday of the month from September through June. Meeting time is from 7:00 - 9:00 PM. Any person interested in knitting is welcome to come and join us. Anual dues are $25.00 for the year. We have a variety of speakers, & demonstrations.

Shore Fiber Arts Guild
35 Hendrickson Place
Ocean, NJ
Contact: Virginia Lee
email: vlee47@verizon.net
The Shore Fiber Arts Guild is an organization for spinners, weavers, knitters, felters, dyers, crocheters, and anyone interested in the fiber arts. The Guild has members in Monmouth and Ocean Counties in New Jersey. General meetings (usually with a program) are held on the third Monday of every month at 7:30 PM, in the Oakhurst Community Center in Ocean, NJ. Small, informal group meetings for spinners, weavers, and knitters are held once each month in individual members' homes. The Guild holds several all-day workshops during June, July, and August. A newsletter is published three times each year, with information about upcoming programs and small group meetings. Dues are $15 per year.

TRKnitters
Ocean County, NJ
email: trknitters@yahoo.com
World Wide Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TRknitters/
TRKnitters=Toms River Knitters, Ocean County, NJ -
Welcome Knitters/Crocheters/Crafters!
We meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month 7-9 PM at Barnes & Noble in Brick. Hope to see you there!

Collingswood Fiber Arts Guild
Collings Knight House
500 Collings Avenue
Collingswood, NJ 08108
+1 (856) 854-2928
Contact: Bernadette Rossi
email: brossi68@gmail.com
World Wide Web: http://collingswoodfiberartsguild.blogspot.com/2007/03/collings-knight-house.html
The Collingswood Fiber Arts Guild is a non-profit organization. It is dedicated to the advancement of its members in the development and appreciation of all fiber arts. Anyone interested in learning more about any of the fiber arts is welcome.Anyone interested in the fiber arts is welcome! Plan to share your ideas. If you would like, bring your latest project to share or work on during the meeting. Simple refreshments will be served.

Jersy Shore Knitting Guild
106 N Delavan Ave
Margate, NJ 08402
+1 (609) 823-3009
Contact: Liv Dietrich
email: liv4travel@aol.com
We promote the art of knitting through monthly meetings, workshops and a yearly Knit-a-thon for charity. Monthly meetings are at Ventnor Library from 7pm to 9pm. Dues are $15 per year and include a bi-monthly newsletter. You are welcome to come check out a meeting before joining. We also enjoy knitting field trips to Knit-outs and Knitting Retreats. It's all about fun and improving our skills.

Stitchers
O'Daleys
129 N High St
MIllville, NJ 08332
+1 (856) 206-6261
Contact: Elizabeth Thompson
email: admin@odaleys.com
World Wide Web: www.odaleys.com
A new stitching club, initially including knitters, crocheters, and other hand-stitchers; all skill levels. Will divide into specialty groups as memberships increases. Come out to stitch, chat, and have tea!
Thurs. Feb. 15, 7 - 9 PM

Knit N Stitch
Monmouth County, NJ 07753
+1 (732) 682-6532
Contact: Cheryl or Cindy
email: nj_knit_n_stitch@yahoo.com
World Wide Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/KnitNStitch/
Come and join our informal and often lively knitting group. New members(beginners to advanced) are always welcomed to join us. Currently we have scheduled meetups three times a week(Monday afternoons/evenings and Friday afternoons). We are always happy to help other learn the craft. So come and join us for some knitting, conversation and of course, coffee.

Jersey Shore Knitting Guild
106 N Delavan Ave
Margate, NJ 08402
+1 (609) 823-3009
Contact: Liv Dietrich
email: liv4travel@aol.com
We promote the art of knitting through monthly meetings, workshops and a yearly Knit-a-thon for charity. Monthly meetings are at Linwood Library from 7pm to 9pm. Dues are $15 per year and include a bi-monthly newsletter. You are welcome to come check out a meeting before joining. We also enjoy knitting field trips to Knit-outs and Knitting Retreats. It's all about fun and improving our skills.

Hunterdon County Knitting & Crocheting Guild
40 Westgate Drive
Annandale, NJ 08801
+1 (908) 238-0691
Contact: Nancy Adams
Meetings are the third and fourth Friday of each month from 10am to 2pm in Flemington.

Hunterdon County Knitting & Crocheting Guild
40 Westgate Drive
Annandale, NJ 08801
+1 (908) 238-0691
Contact: Nancy Adams

Purly Girls
Trenton, NJ
Contact: Daria
email: dairyuh@gmail.com
World Wide Web: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/purlygirls/
We are a new guild currently organizing meetings for knitters in Burlington county. All skill levels are welcome! Right now, we are meeting at the Barnes & Noble on 130 in Bordentown, but as we grow we plan on moving a bit farther south. We meet on tuesday evenings. There are no dues! Beat the trend, join us now!

Jubili Beads & YarnsŪ
713 Haddon Ave.
Collingswood, NJ 08108
+1 (856) 858-7844
fax: +1 (856) 858-7846
Contact: Judy Weinstein, Owner
email: info@jubilibeadsandyarns.com
World Wide Web: www.jubilibeadsandyarns.com
Jubili Beads & YarnsŪ is an awesome 4,100 sq. ft full-service bead AND yarn shoppe, only 10 minutes from Philly, on the Patco High Speed line, right off of 295, routes 70 and 38. We give all level classes in beading, knitting, crocheting, spinning and weaving, precious metal clay, and more. We are one of those rare bead stores with a state-of-the-art flame work glass bead-making studio, where you can learn the fine art of designing your own glass beads. The second Tues. of every month is our informal knit/crochet club; no formal instruction, just bring your project, some munchies to share, and have a good time together! The third Tues. of the month is our beading group. Check out the March and April class schedule on our web site for the dates of our "couples knitting class" for wives and husbands, and our "mommy and me" knitting class. We would like to jump-start the spinning and weaving classes with a gala spinning and weaving week-end, April 9th and 10th. We're therefore looking for participants! If there's interest, we'd like to start a spinning and weaving guild as well. Anyone have a good condition used loom or wheel to sell? Please call!

South Jersey Knitters
Camden County area, NJ
+1 (856) 488-0926
Contact: Terry Murray
email: termurray@aol.com
2003 Update: A Warm and Fuzzy Group of Knitters holds a monthly meeting at the Haddon Township Library (also known as the Rohrer Memorial Library; 15 MacArthur Blvd., Westmont, just off Cuthbert Blvd. by Westmont Plaza) on the fourth Wednesday of the month, except for November and December because of the holidays, 6:30-9:00 p.m. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. Learn-to-Knit kits available for beginners. Voluntary contribution of $1 or a preemie cap per meeting. Call or e-mail Terry, not the library, for more information about our knit-and-chats, technique demonstrations, charitable projects, and programs.

Camp Knit-a-Bunch
13 East Broad St
Hopewell, NJ 08525
+1 (609) 466-1625
Contact: Penney Kolb
email: kolb@princeton.edu
This is a lively and informal group of knitters, some just learning and some quite skilled. We meet every
other Tuesday evening from 7/7:30 to 9:00 in the Hopewell Public Library, 13 East Broad Street (route 518)
in Hopewell Borough.
We periodically have a formal program or group project or class, but mostly we sit and knit and laugh together.

Navesink Knitting Guild
Ocean Avenue
Monmouth Beach, NJ
Contact: Jeannette Graham
email: jp.graham@comcast.net
Navesink Knitters meet the second Thursday of each month at the Monmouth Beach Cultural Center, Ocean Avenue, Monmouth Beach, NJ, from one PM to about three PM. A monthly newsletter is sent to each member and dues are $12 paid each March or whenever one joins the guild.

South Jersey Knitters
Camden County area, NJ
+1 (856) 488-0926
Contact: Terry
email: termurray@aol.com
A Warm and Fuzzy Group of Knitters holds a monthly meeting
at the Haddon Township Library (also known as the Rohrer Memorial Library; 15 MacArthur Blvd., Westmont, just off Cuthbert Blvd. by Westmont Plaza) on the fourth Wednesday of the month, 7:00-9:00 p.m. All skill levels are welcome. We're a new group: Our first meeting took place in January 2000. We knit as we get to know one another. We discuss future meetings, ideas for technique demonstrations, and our current service project, knitting caps for the newborns in the neonatal unit at Atlantic City Medical Center. No dues or fees so far. Call or e-mail Terry, not the library, for more information.

Hunterdon County Knitting & Crocheting Guild
12 Bonetown Road
Flemington, NJ 08822-4001
+1 (908) 782-7189
Contact: Carol Storr
email: hhis@Sprintmail.com
We are a working guild of knitters and crocheters at all skill levels. Come join us as we learn how to perfect our skill, exchange ideas and chat about our craft. We have a small membership fee. We meet the third Friday of each month, September through June, from 10am -2pm. Bring your lunch, a beverage and come join us. We are learning Tunisian Crochet, Slip Stitch Knitting, Fair Isle and Norwegian Style Stitches. We are creating ways to put out knowledge to use in a knitted or crocheted hats, sweaters, and other.

Jersey Knitters
Parsippany Troy Hills Library
292 Parsippany Blvd.
Parsippany, NJ
Contact: Denise Crotty
email: dlcrotty@aol.com
We are an informal group that meets from 7-9pm at the Parsippany Troy Hills public library on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Mostly we like to sit, knit, chat and exchange ideas. Program ideas are welcome as well. Join us. We have crocheters and x-stitchers among the group. All are welcome. Dues are $20/year to cover room rental and special speakers.

Camp Knit-A-Bunch
13 East Broad St
Hopewell, NJ 08525
Contact: Penney Kolb
email: kolbp@bms.com
This is a lively and informal group of knitters, some just learning and some quite skilled. We meet every other Tuesday evening from 7/7:30 to 9:00 in the Hopewell Public Library, 13 East Broad Street (route 518) in Hopewell Borough.
We're gathering program ideas and charity ideas and are generally beginning to organize ourselves, but mostly we sit and knit and laugh together.

Serenity Spinners
Inside 'The Spinnery' Red Barn
1367 Route 202 North
Neshanic Station, NJ 08853
+1 (908) 369-3260
Contact: Betty Oldenburg
email: spinnery@aol.com
World Wide Web: http://www.thespinnery.com
Serenity Spinners is open to spinners of all skill levels. We are a newer group and really hope you will join us. We meet the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month (except holidays), 6:45-9pm. Call Betty to let her know you're coming (if possible); otherwise just come! We hope to spin with you!

Jersey Purls
East Windsor, NJ 08520
Our guild meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the West Windsor Library on Clarksville Road in Princeton Junction. We meet from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The dues are $12.00 a year. Our secretary puts out a quarterly newsletter.

Shore Fiber Arts Guild
P. O. Box 2135
Ocean, NJ 07712
Contact: Anne Burton
email: AWB449@aol.com
Shore Fiber Arts Guild is an organization for spinners, weavers, and knitters, as well as others interested in the fiber arts. Our members also make baskets, beaded jewelry, dye yarns and fibers, take field trips to shows and exhibitions. The Guild has members in Monmouth and Ocean Counties in New Jersey. General meetings (usually business meeting and workshop) are held on the third Monday of every month at 7:30 PM, in the Oakhurst Community Center in Ocean, NJ. Small, informal group meetings for spinners, weavers, and knitters are held once each month in individual members' homes. The Guild holds several all-day workshops during June, July, and August. A newsletter is published three times each year, with information about upcoming programs and small group meetings. Dues are $15 per year, payable each September, or whenever a member joins.


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