Beanies for Babies

CHARITY KNITTING EVENT (scroll down for details)
Registration is Closed
Beanies for Babies

Time & Location

Mar. 07, 2020, 10:00 a.m.
Location is TBD

About the Event

Want to knit for a local cause?  Here's your chance!

The AB Children's Hospital Foundation would like to gather 400+ hand-knit baby hats to stock their emergency rooms and ambulances.  If you can help … The Knitting Doodle would like to help you!  The Knitting Doodle will provide the pattern and a free skein of yarn (which will be enough for 6-7 hats) to the first 50 local registrants.  **ALL 50 skeins are spoken for! **


 Registration deadline: Mar 05, 2020

     Yarn Pick-up Date & Time: Sat. Mar 07, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

     Hat Drop-off Date and Time: Sat. Apr 04, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 You can still participate, but you'll have to obtain your own yarn: 

     1) Register below. In the comments section tell us you'll get your own yarn and we'll send you the pattern!

     2) The yarn (Bernat Softee Baby) sells at Michael’s for $6.99 or can be ordered online from

     3) Approved colours: Antique White, Mint, Lemon, Gray Marl  (please no pink or blue)

 Can’t make it to the drop off? Finished hats can be mailed to:

     The Knitting Doodle

     Attn: Karen Van Harten

     PO Box 99900 AV 631 809

     RPO Cambrian

     Calgary AB T2K 0E5


GUIDLELINES set out by AB Children’s Hospital Foundation:

  · Soft 100% acrylic washable and dryable yarn 

     · Neutral colours (non-gender specific)

     · Knit in a smoke-free environment.

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