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Today is Mar 29, 2020  
(Last update Feb 15, 2020)

Recurring calendar events:


* OMWG meets at Exchange Place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 10 am 'till noon.

* Spinning is the 4th Wednesday each month at Exchange Place from 10 am to noon. All welcome.

* OMWG Weaving Classes — Every Saturday & Sunday in August, see our Classes page for details.

* Also see the latest Newsletters for additional information and events that may not have made it into the Calendar.

* Visit the Exchange Place website for information about their festivals and other events.

* Note: During winter months, please note that the OMWG meetings and Spinners’ 4th Wednesdays all follow the Sullivan County School system’s schedule. If they are closed or delayed, we will not meet.


Calendar — 2020

Jan. 15 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Theo Moorman weaving techniques - Phil John and Jean Green.

Jan. 15 - 18 — Wonderful, Winter, Weaving Weekend (WWWW) at Exchange Place, 9am - 3pm.

Jan. 22 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Feb. 19 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Great Britain & the Baltics with fiber on their minds - Ann Duncan and Martha Pannel.

Feb. 26 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Mar. 13 & 14 — Carolina Fiber Fest, NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC.

Mar. 14 & 15 — Sycamore Shoals Fiber Festival (Sat. 10-4 & Sun. 10-3).

Mar. 18 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Dy(e)ing to go to Japan (techniques in Ikat and Indigo) - Sherry Twork.

Mar. 25 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Apr. 15 — OMWG — Fleece evaluation - Laura Whitfield (10-12), Field trip to Two Roots Alpaca Farm & Fiber processing mill in Greenville, TN for the afternoon (12-4). Carpooling encouraged.

Apr. 22 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Apr. 24 & 25 — 11th Annual Smokey Mountain Fiber Arts Festival, Great Smokey Mountain Heritage Center, Townsend, TN.

Apr. 25 & 26 — Spring Garden Fair at Exchange Place (Sat 10-4 & Sun 1-4).

May 20 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — program to be determined.

May 27 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

June 17 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Garment sewing, modern and historical - Donna Horowitz.

June 24 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

July 12 — (Sunday 1:00 - 4:00) Farm Fest, Exchange Place.

July 15 — OMWG — No programs - members are encouraged to attend the Handweavers Guild of America convention in Knoxville this month.

July 24 - 30 — 2020 Convergence, Handweavers Guild of America, Inc, Knoxville, TN.

July 28 — HGA members tour Exchange Place, Suzanne's Antique Drafts featured in the Museum, along with a new dye garden. OMWG members are needed as hosts! (9:00 - 12:00)

August — every Saturday & Sunday — OMWG Weaving Classes — see our Classes page for details.

Aug. 19 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Summary of Convergence experiences/classes - various OMWG members.

Aug. 26 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Sep. 16 — OMWG (10:00 - 4:00) — Robyn Spady - programs to be determined, free to all guild members.

Sep. 17 — Robyn Spady - weaving seminars 9-12 & 1-4, topics to be determined.

Sep. 18 & 19 — Robyn Spady - on-loom weaving workshop, topic to be determined 9-4 each day.

Sep. 23 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Sep. 26 & 27 — Fall Folk Arts Festival, Exchange Place, Sat. 10-4, Sun. 1-4.

Oct. 21 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Macramé & Tapestry techniques in weaving - Alex Muraski.

Oct. 28 — Sit 'n' Spin (10:00 - 12:00)

Nov. 18 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — Program to be determined.

Nov. 25 — Sit 'n' Spin - no spinning due to Thanksgiving Holiday.

Dec.  5 — (10:00 - 4:00) Christmas in the Country, Exchange Place.

Dec. 16 — OMWG (10:00 - 12:00) — OMWG Christmas party and pot luck lunch.

Dec. 23 — Sit 'n' Spin - no spinning due to Christmas Holiday.



August weaving class