12-Hour Knit-a-Thon Scheduled for Nov. 4

Join the students, faculty and staff of Knitting for Those in Need, a Kent State University student organization and community nonprofit organization, for a Knit-a-Thon on Friday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on the fourth floor of University Library. The volunteer service organization promotes use of the yarn arts of loom-knitting, needle-knitting and crochet to create warm items to serve people in need in the community. The event is free and open to the university community and the public.Knitters participate in the 12-hour Knit-a-thon at University Library.

Both experienced and non-knitters are welcome. Supplies are provided, and a simple form of knitting will be taught during the event. Come when you can, leave when you need to.

For more information about the event or Knitting for Those in Need and its mission, contact Louise Ditchey at lditchey@kent.edu or 330-672-1239.