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.


The Gilli-Hook Heritage Knitters Guild

Monthly Meetings

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

September 19, 2018 - Makers Market

October 17, 2018

Nov 21, 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.

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 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

Stay tuned for details for 2019!

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

Calgary Stampede: July 2019

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.  

Knitting in the Park

Summer 2019

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.



Other Fibre Related Events

These festivals and/or events are not affiliated with the Gillihooks Guild.   If you would like to see your event listed here please use the Contact page.

The Fibre Shindig

         Oct 20, 2018

Sheep Creek Weavers Annual Sale

         Oct 20, 2018

Heritage Weavers and Spinners Annual Sale

        Nov 9 - 10, 2018

Calgary Spring Fibre Festival

        May 11-12, 2019

Olds Fibre Week

         July 5-11, 2019