Fall Afterschool Fiber Arts Knitting Workshops for Youth

COVID19 Volunteer Group Form

OSU Extension and partner, Latimer Quilt and Textile Center is offering afterschool fiber arts knitting sessions for the 2019-2020 school year. Class sizes are limited and pre-registration is required.
Fiber Arts Knitting Workshop: Novice knitters will create a knitted item using a circular or rectangular loom. Loom, hook, needle, tape measure and yarn will be provided for each participant and will be theirs to keep. Beginning/Intermediate knitters will create a soap bag, a pair of slippers, fingerless mitts, socks and/or a scarf using knitting needles and a variety of wool. All projects will be eligible for the Tillamook County Fair.


•Session I —Thursdays, September 19 to December 19, 2019 (No class on Oct 31st or Nov 28th)
•Session II—Thursdays, January 9 to March 19, 2020
•Session III—Thursdays, April 2, to May 28, 2020
•When: 3:45 to 5:15 pm
• Where: Latimer Quilt & Textile Center, 2015 Wilson River Loop, Tillamook
• Ages: 7 year old – 17 year old (as of September 1, 2019)
• Cost: $50 per session for enrolled 4-H Youth
REGISTER ONLINE AT: http://bit.ly/Tillamook4-H
Transportation from public schools in District 9 can be arranged by parent with the schools for drop off at or the Latimer Quilt & Textile Center at 2105 Wilson River Loop.
Youth not currently enrolled in 4-H pay a one-time enrollment fee for the 2019/2020 4-H Year that runs October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020, in addition to the workshop fee. Financial need scholarships are available.
For more information contact the OSU Extension Service, 503-842 3433, or check the website at http://extension.oregonstate.edu/tillamook.