The Gilli-Hook Heritage Knitters Guild

Guild membership is required before attending most of our Guild events. All interested parties are invited to attend 2 of our monthly guild meetings prior to joining the Guild.


Monthly Meetings

Third Wednesday of the month.  At the Bethany Care Centre. Doors open at 6:30p, meeting starts at 7:00p.

May 16, 2018

June 20, 2018

July 18, 2018

Aug 15, 2018

Regular meetings may include mini-workshops, guest speakers, donations to the charity basket and, of course, "Show and Tell".

Knit & Share

We meet from 10am-4pm at the Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre.  Knit & Share is free for guild members, no preregistration required.

May 12, 2018

September 8, 2018

October 13, 2018

November 10, 2018

Dec 1, 2018

Join this friendly group for a day of enjoyment - knitting, chatting  and inspiration! 
Remember to bring your lunch and if you want, a snack to share.
Tea and coffee provided. 

Guild Retreats

Fall Retreat - September 13-17, 2018

Registration will be taken for the fall retreat at the June and July meetings or by using the Contact Us page.

Spring and Fall Retreats for members at the Best Western Pocaterra Inn in Canmore, Alberta.

Daily drop-in rates available or pre-register for all three days. 

World Wide Knit in Public Day

June 9, 2018

Location: Barbecues Galore - 3505 Edmonton Trail NE

TIme: 10am -2pm

Rain or Shine! Bring a chair, snacks, knitting/crochet/other fibre arts projects.

Calgary Stampede: July 2018

Each year we demonstrate our Art in the Western Showcase, usually on the first Sunday of Stampede Week.  Visitors are encouraged to give knitting a try , hands-on, to get a feel for  how satisfying and fulfilling knitting can be;  and to see our personal work displayed in the showcase in our booth.  Volunteers required. 

Knitting in the Park

Summer 2018.

Bring your lawn chair, sunscreen and knitting project!   Join us for a day of fun! Don't worry, we have a room reserved in the event of inclement weather.


Finishing workshop.

July 21, 2018 (Sat)  - 10am-1pm.

Location dependent on number of individuals registered.

Please RSVP to Mary-Anna Louise Kovar @

This workshop will include information on blocking, seaming and edging options. You are welcome to bring unfinished items that you need help with or have questions about.