About Us

The Kitchener-Waterloo Knitters’ Guild is a non-profit organization that provides a community for knitters:

In October 1986, a group of knitters gathered together to form the Guild. The love of knitting continues and new members are always welcome.

You can download the K-W Knitters' Guild's constitution and by-laws in PDF format here.

Monthly Meetings

The Guild meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month from September to May at First United Church, located at 16 William Street West in Waterloo, Ontario. The room is wheel chair accessible and there is free parking in the Waterloo Town Square parking lot (please leave the church parking lot open for cars with disabled registrations only).


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Meetings usually involve a presentation by a guest speaker, a 'show & tell' of members' projects, business announcements, and social time to visit each other, the library, the 'show & tell' items, the raffle table, and the guest speaker's items. Meetings are a perfect time to get help with any difficulties you are experiencing with your own projects.

Knitters' Fair

Every September, the Guild hosts a specialized event with many vendors offering the latest and greatest knitting products.

Saturday, September 9th is the big day for the 25th K-W Knitters' Fair!.

Knitters' Fair planning is underway with lots of action, excitement and upcoming surprises! This year's event promises to be a memorable one, bigger and better than ever, celebrating the Fair's 25th and Canada's 150th as well!

Adjudicated Show

Every second year, Guild members submit knitted projects to be modeled in a fashion show after being adjudicated by a guest designer. This is a celebration of the diversity of members' interests and creativity.