Kent State to Hold 12-Hour Knit-a-Thon for Those in Need

Kent State University Library

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, March 10, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. on the fourth floor of the Kent StateKent State University students participate in the Knitting for Those in Need's 12-hour Knit-a-Thon. Library. 

The volunteer service organization promotes the use of yarn arts, including loom knitting, needle knitting and crochet, to create warm items for use by people in need in the community. The event is free and open to the public.

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 must.

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