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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 TUESDAY of the month in the Link Auditorium of the Bethany Care Centre, 916 18a St NW , Calgary, AB . Doors open at 6:30pm, meeting starts at 7:00pm.Please wear a mask and use the North Entrance(6th floor) Go down to the 5th floor auditorium. This avoids contact with the residents of Bethany.


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

Knit & Share 


 Knit and Share is scheduled for April 8, 2023 at the Brentwood Coop, 4122 Brentwood Rd NW, Calgary


We meet from 10am-3pm on the 2nd Saturday of the month.  Knit & Share is free for guild members, no preregistration required.  Workshops held in conjunction with Knit & Share do require pre-registration.


Join this friendly group for a day of enjoyment - knitting, chatting  and inspiration! 

We are not allowed to bring our own food into the Coop meeting rooms but we can buy food and drinks there.

Guild Retreats- 


A Fall Retreat is being held 21st - 24th September in the Canalta Hotel in Rocky Mountain House. Contact for registration and pricing information.

Spring and Fall Retreats are for current members.

World Wide Knit in Public Day

June 10, 2023

In 2023 we joined Stash for their Knit in Public celebration. Stay tuned for 2024 details.


Calgary Stampede: July 2023

Each year we participate in the Celebration of the Guilds, usually on the first Sunday of Stampede Week.  Visitors are encouraged to give knitting a try to get a feel for how satisfying and fulfilling knitting can be. See our personal work displayed in the showcase in our booth.  

Knitting in the Park -these will resume summer 2023

Bring your lawn chair, sunscreen and knitting project!   Join us for a day of fun! 


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.

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