World Wide Knit in Public Day

WWKIP a Il Nastrino!

Date: June 8, 2019. Time: 10.00-19.00

We will meet here

Merceria Il Nastrino

via Bellini, 13 Valverde di Catania



The event will be held on the terrace in front of the store, a haberdashery specialized in yarn that, since several years, has been organizing knitting meetings.

Description of the KIP

9.30 am Knitting as a volunteer: we meet the “Mani di mamma” association which produces covers for neonatal intensive care units
10.00 am Knitting as a game: carpentry workshop for children aged from 6 to 13 years old entitled “Create your own sheep” using wool and wood
12.00 pm Knitting as street art: Guerrilla Knitting performances in front of the shop and at the nearby Villa Silvia, municipal park.
13.00 pm – 16.00 pm Lunch Break
4.00 pm Knitting as sociality and sharing: Knit café open to everybody
6.00 pm Prize-giving party for the historical participants

What to bring
Bring with you your knitting or crochet tools and the desire to share your passion

Backup plan:
If it rains, the activities can take place in the interior spaces

Is this KIP going to be exclusive to knitting?
Are there any bathrooms nearby?
Yes, Free

This KIP is hosted by: Martina Nicosia
Number of KIP’s hosted before :-): First time
Host website:

1 Comment on WWKIP a Il Nastrino!

  1. Valentina
    May 28, 2019 at 7:52 am (8 months ago)

    Che bella iniziativa!

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