Places: Camas Creek Yarn Knitting Classes

By Beacon Staff

Escape the cold weather and connect with creativity at Camas Creek Yarn in downtown Kalispell.

Each Saturday, Camas Creek offers a free beginning knitting session from 10:30 a.m. to noon and nothing helps combat the winter blues quite like combining creativity with a myriad rainbow of color choices.

The classes are open to anyone excited about learning to knit as well as the passive artist wanting to give it a try. Coffee and tea are provided and in the warm ambiance of the store create an excellent environment to learn the skill.

Along with yarns from all over the world, Camas Creek supplies beads, buttons and all the tools you’ll need to create one-of-a-kind undertakings.

Patrons are also invited anytime they wish to pull up a comfy chair next to the electric fireplace to work on their project and ask questions when help is needed. The

Besides knitting classes, Camas Creek Yarn offers beaded tassel, felt coat, modular felted tote bag and free beginning crochet classes, among others. The Knitting 101 class begins in January where you can learn the basics of or brush up on forgotten skills. Times and fees vary so visit camascreekyarn.com for details.

How to get there: Camas Creek Yarn is located on Main Street in downtown Kalispell.