Volunteer Stitchers of Barrie

Record #: BAR2140
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 28 Sep 2023


Description (Service) Group who make items by hand for hospitals, nursing homes, the David Busby Street Centre, the Women and Children's Crisis Centre, Christmas Cheer.
  • includes knit, crochet, and quilted items
  • teach knitting and crocheting (right and left handed)
  • accept donations of knitting needles. crochet hooks, yarn, fabric, and knitted, crocheted, sewn and quilted items

Service Details

Hours Monthly meetings from Sep-Jun at 7:30-9 pm, call for date and location.
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Anyone interested, will help and teach (knitting & crocheting) as well.
  • Call for information
  • Membership in group requires that participants donate one handmade item to the group every calendar year
  • with this donation yarn is available to participants to use at no charge or participants may choose to use their own yarn
Languages English
Fees None - Membership fee is one handmade item donated to the group every calendar year.

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie, ON
Physical Access Not Accessible - Meeting locations vary, not all locations are accessible, call or email for more information.

Contact Information

Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vsbarrie/ 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/vsbarrie
Primary Contact Lee Ann Catling, Mentor; Phone: 705-623-4504; Email: leeann.catling@gmail.com

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