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Shop the yarntruck Saturday and Sunday!

You have two opportunities this weekend to shop the yarntruck! Saturday, June 22 the yarntruck is in Lansdowne, Ontario (north of Ganonoque) at the Fourth Annual Lansdowne Textiles Festival. 10am to 4pm, $1 admission. 1 Jessie Street, Lansdowne, ON (Lansdowne Community Hall). Then Sunday, June 23 the yarntruck is in Kingston at the Skeleton Park Arts Fest! This free, family event features music, food trucks, artisan vendors and more! 10am to 5pm, McBurney Park (Skeleton Park), Ordnance Street in Kingston, ON. Onboard you'll find Koigu yarns, Kollage square needles, Lichen and Lace, and more! See you this weekend!  

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Back on the road! Yarntruck: 2019

The last few weeks have been busy ones as Lil Dorothy, Purlin' J's yarntruck, gets ready for her seventh season, starting 25 May in Picton at the PEC FibreFest. Those of you who are SEO Yarncrawl passport holders, 25 May is your opportunity to get your Purlin' J's passport stamp!  Onboard the yarntruck this year, watch for: Lil Dorothy's fresh new look! Lopi-style yarn from a single farm in British Columbia More pencil boxes from Koigu as well as new patterns! New 100% Canadian wool from Lichen & Lace Shop the yarntruck in 2019 at some of your favourite events (more dates to be confirmed): May 25: Picton FibreFest in Prince Edward County (yarncrawlers: your one and only opportunity to...

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Kingston Fall Fair! Friday and Saturday

Visit the Purlin' J's yarntruck on Friday and Saturday, 14 and 15 September, at the Kingston Fall Fair! The S.A.B.L.E. knitters are demonstrating all day Friday in the Bennett Barn as part of the Agricultural Education day. See them use a drop spindle, spinning wheel, knitting machine, as well as yarnbomb an object to be auctioned off later to raise funds in the community. The yarntruck is open 9am to 4pm Friday and Saturday as part of Artisan Alley. Admission to the fair is $10 for Adults and $5 for students aged 6 - 18. Kids five and under are free. The fair takes place at the Kingston Memorial Centre, 303 York Street. Limited free parking at the York Street barn...

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