Stitcher Nights in #yyj

A hanging flower basket on the street in Victo...Image via WikipediaAnother list from my JDF Recreation knitting classes – I hate to set my beginner knitters free without some support. The first week of class I give them links to videos, how-to websites in case they need some extra help until the next class. But, when we are nearing the end of classes, of course I encourage them to join a weekly Stitch N Bitch or the like!

So, I give you the ‘current as of January 2011’ list of knitting groups in Victoria, BC – note these groups keep moving around, not all are listed in one single place…so I will have to keep updating this list! As I always advise the beginners, ‘call to confirm/don’t make a special trip’ just in case the group folded/moved.


Afternoon Stitch ‘N’ Bitch
Union Pacific Cafe on Herald Street


Coffee & Chat
Koffi at Haultain & Belmont in Fernwood
Monday 2-4 p.m.


Bitchy Bees
Cornerstone Cafe at Gladstone/Fernwood
Tuesday Evening 6-8 pm


Victoria Knitters’ Guild
First and Third Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:30
St. Aidan’s Church Hall

Arts and Crafts Night
Logan’s Pub at Cook and Caledonia
Wednesday Evening (note some evenings are ‘special events’, so check first)

6 – 8pm Savoury, coffee shop at 1841 Oak Bay Ave.

7 – 9pm Starbucks at Gorge and Tillicum (beside Rogers and the Liquor store)

Victoria Knitters’ Guild

2nd & 4th Wed Evening 7:00-9:00pm

Saanich Commonwealth Place – Douglas Fir Room


Stitchers Night ON HIATUS
Coast Collective
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

email stringandbeans @ telus . net if interested in knowing when we restart


Knit ‘N Cafe
Serious Coffee in the Cook Street Village
Friday 1-4:00 p.m.

Beehive Wool Shop “Friday Night Knitting”
1700 Douglas Street
5:00-7:30 pm on Friday evening

Bitchy Bees
Serious Coffee at Cook/Oxford
Friday Evening 6-8 pm


Fibre Fun Social Nights

Knotty By Nature Fibre Arts

6-9pm (3rd Friday of the month)

edited Apr 23 to add 2 more listings for Wed evenings

edited May 31 to update Thurs nights (on Hiatus)

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2 thoughts on “Stitcher Nights in #yyj”

  1. Wow, this is great! I had no idea YYJ had so many stitch nights. (I found you through Janis, who just started following me on Twitter, she mentioned you. Can't find you on Rav…

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