Knitting and Crochet Club

For Immediate Release

Knitting and Crochet Club to Put on Exhibit in the Gallery at the ECPL in August

Throughout the month of August, the Knitting & Crochet Club will display their work at the East Chicago Public Library. The club, which meets regularly at the library, will exhibit their handmade items in the John C. Templeton Gallery located in the Main Library, 2401 E. Columbus Drive throughout the entire month of August. Stop in and view their custom yarn crafts that will be assembled in different patterns and designs. Exhibit contributors are: Lorraine Long, Jeanette Starykowicz, JoAnn Starykowicz, Lorraine Upshaw, Tatia Massalene Tee, Mary Brokemond, Carolyn Terry, Pat Williams, Clovis Perkins, Rebbeca Mack, Brandie Walker, Qiana Williams and Lasandra. Be inspired to even join the crochet group that offers yarn therapy every Thursday at the Main Library from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. and every Tuesday at the Pastrick Branch, 1008 W. Chicago Ave. at 4:00 p.m. Research and science suggests that knitting and crocheting has been linked to many health benefits that can soothe your body and mend your mind. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced knitter, come out and discover the joy of crochet and knitting. The unique creations and designs can be viewed during regular library hours from now until August 31. For more information, contact the Reference Department at 219.297.2453 ext. 12