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Learn to knit at the library

Winter is here and that means it is time to knit! What better way to spend hours inside than creating knitted items to wear and share? Come learn the absolute basics of knitting while working on a scarf made of super-soft alpaca and merino. Techniques covered include casting on, making the knit stitch, and casting off. Yarn and needles included.


Knot Another Hat owner Sarah Keller will teach free classes at the Cascade Locks and Parkdale branch libraries.

The classes will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6 at 1 p.m. at the Cascade Locks Library and Saturday, Feb. 13 at 1 p.m. at the Parkdale Library. Registration is required. Each class is limited to 10 people. To register, please visit or call the library at Cascade Locks 541-374-9317, Parkdale Library 541-352-6502, or Hood River Library 541-386-2535.

Sarah Keller opened Knot Another Hat in 2005 in downtown Hood River. She created the store out of her love of knitting and fine yarns in all colors, weights, and fibers. Over the last 11 years, she has helped hundreds of area fiber enthusiasts to find their knitting passion as well. Knot Another Hat continues to pursue its mission of helping fiber lovers make beautiful finished projects in its new location at 11 Third Street in Hood River.

The classes are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Hood River County Library District at 541-386-2535,, or visit their website at


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