The Rochester Knitting Guild is an organization in Rochester, NY that exists to promote learning about knitting, provide a social context for knitting, and encourage the public to learn to knit!

Worldwide Knit in Public Day is Saturday, June 10. Details below.

  • Lift Bridge Yarns will be knitting out in front of their shop as well as the common space along the side of their shop.
  • Sew Green will outside on the sidewalk.
  • The Fuzzy Bunny in Honeoye will host a Crafternoon on that day.
  • Check the websites of each shop for more information.

Our 2023-2024 Season Will Start on Monday, September 11, 2024, an “in person” meeting.

Check back later this summer for information on how to join the guild or renew your membership!

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2022-2023 Dates

As we welcome in a new year of the Rochester Knitting Guild, we also welcome in a new group of Board Members! Meet them here!

COVID-19 UPDATE: Temple B'rith Kodesh has dropped all Covid migitgation requirements. Please know if you still wish to wear a mask to in person events, there will be no judgement but it, and vaccines, are no longer a requirement. 

The following dates have been finalized for the 2022-2023 term:

In person meetings are held at:

Temple B’rith Kodesh in the Social Hall, 2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618

We gather at 6:30 pm for socializing. Formal meeting starts at 7 pm.

  • September 19th (The THIRD Monday of the month) at Temple B’rith Kodesh Welcome Back and 35 Year Anniversary Cake Celebration
  • October 3rd (The FIRST Monday of the month) on Zoom Carson Demers Author of Knitting Comfortably: The Ergonomics of Handknitting
  • November 14th at Temple B’rith Kodesh RKG Shop Night!!
  • December 12th at Temple B’rith Kodesh Presentation by Sue Sayre
  • January – 9th on Zoom Canadian Designer Sarah Schira
  • February – 13th at Temple B’rith Kodesh Mini Workshops
  • March – 13th at Temple B’rith Kodesh, Book Sale/Silent Book Auction & presentation on Care & Feeding of Your Stash
  • April – 3rd on Zoom, guest speaker and workshop instructor Alasdair Post-Quinn, “A History in Two Layers: Double-knitting from 1800 to the present.
  • May – 8th at Temple B’rith Kodesh Yarn Auction

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