Make baby blankets for hospitalized infants and toddlers

We have a recurring meetup the first Sunday of each month. No "official" start time. Drop in whenever you can. We ship the baby blankets to hospitals all over the 4-state Midwest region. We make them simple and quick. No larger than 36"x36". Minimum 28" x 28" which you can make with just 2 skeins of yarn. Knit, crochet, no-sew fleece: we love them all. Plenty of 40%-off coupons from nearby Michaels. Come in to visit awhile and work on a project (always great fun), or just drop by to leave a blanket and/or get some information.

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  • Starlight V.

    Thanks to everyone who came! We had a great time. 2 completed blankets were turned in. Grand total of 19 t-date. And 3 new ones now in-progress.

    March 2, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I just found your group. I will drop by to pick up info. Glad to find your group.

    March 2, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Have been sidelined - sorry, will try to come to next one.

      March 2, 2014

  • Susan D.

    Hi Gregory - absolutely bring your kids! They will love seeing the blankets, and maybe even working on one.

    March 1, 2014

  • Gregory

    This sounds great - would it be okay if I bring my kids?

    March 1, 2014

  • Susan D.

    Hi Fatima- see www.michaels.com. There are always coupons available there for printing or even sending to your smartphone. Note the start and ending dates carefully. It's easy to miss, and I have been known to show up with a coupon that was either expired, or not yet valid. Sometimes the sales clerk keeps a spare coupon to scan for such times, but not always. The coupon is almost always valid for a week, starting on Sunday, ending on Saturday.

    1 · February 26, 2014

  • Fatima

    Where can I find these coupons?

    February 25, 2014

  • Colleen

    I'm Colleen. I'm an avid knitter and crocheted, and I'm hoping to meet some like-minded folks.

    1 · February 3, 2014

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