Stitch & Chatter

2022 marked the 23rd year since Stitch and Chatter began.  They started meeting at First Presbyterian Church in Sevierville with 6 members. In 2003 the group moved to the My People Senior Activity Center on Main St. with the move, the membership greatly increased and this year we have about 25 contributors.  Stitch and Chatter meets every Wednesday from 10-11:30 am.  We have varied abilities in knitting and crocheting and enjoy the fellowship and learning from each other.  We welcome anyone to join us.  Donations of yarn are always appreciated.

Since this group began over 20 years ago the running total for items donated is 2629 afghans, 1354 baby blankets, 3358 hats,1206 scarves, and over 1600 misc. items.

Recipients this year were DCA (dialysis center) 15 afghans. Sevier animal Care 24 pet blankets, 1 pet bed for their auction. Freedom Senior Living 16 misc. items for their Bingo. Cross Ministry “Bags of Love” 86 scarves, 53 hats, 3 pairs of mittens. LeConte Rehab. 25 afghans, and 20 shawls. Garden Club Tree at the King Library 24 hats, 12 scarves, 5 headbands, and 8 pairs of mittens. DAV (who then distribute to vets, 50 afghans. Sunset Gap 35 hats, 23 scarves, 5 pairs of mittens/gloves, 14 ear warmers, 3 pair of booties.

We look forward to seeing you too!