Events Calendar

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Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018

North Peace Spinners & Weavers Fibre Activities
The North Peace Spinners & Weavers have lots of fibre activities and demonstrations including spinning, weaving and indigo dyeing at the Upper Pine Fall Fair near Fort St. John on August 17-19, 2018.

Aug 18, 2018

2018 Fleece to Shawl Competition
The Sheep Creek Weavers invite all guilds to join them for their 2018 Fleece to Shawl Competition at the 111th Priddis/Millarville Fair on August 18, 2018 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Millarville Racetrack (just south of Calgary). Simplified rules and great prizes! To register contact Janine Jones 403-931-2170 or

Aug 25, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018

Eco Dyeing Workshop
Eco dyeing workshop with Lyn Pflueger is hosted by the Parkland Handweavers and Fibre Arts guild on August 25 & 26, 2018 at the Mountview Community Hall in Red Deer. See the Upcoming Events for a registration form.

Sep 15, 2018

Destash-Strathcona County Weavers
The Strathcona County Weavers are holding a destash. September 15, 2018 10 am - 3 pm. Smeltzer House, 1 Broadmoor Blvd., Sherwood Park AB T8E 0Z6. Weaving and spinning equipment, yarns, fleece, sewing accessories, fabrics, patterns, knitting needles, books. Cash only-prices as marked. Bring your own bags.

Sep 28, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018

HWSDA Fall Retreat
The HWSDA Fall Retreat will again be held at the Terratima Lodge near Caroline, AB. Dates: September 28-30, 2018. Possible workshops include bow weaving, peg weaving, resist felting and a dye pot for leaf printing. Members will be emailed with details.

Sep 29, 2018

Edmonton Weavers Fleece to Throw Competition
The Edmonton Weavers will hold a Fleece to Throw competition Saturday, September 29 from 10 am-4 pm in their guild home at the Strathcona Community Hall. They are looking for spinners to complete their team Contact Helene at 780-215-1828 or email her at

Oct 13, 2018 - Oct 14, 2018

Peace Country Spinners & Weavers Fall Conference
The PCSW are holding their fall conference on the October 13th weekend at the Saskatoon Lake Hall with Laurie Steffler.

Nov 03, 2018

Edmonton Weavers Show & Sale
The Edmonton Weavers Show & Sale will be held November 3, 2018 from 10 am - 3 pm at the Strathcona Community Hall (10139 - 87 Avenue) in Edmonton. Admission $3.

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