Warm Feet Warm Hands
A Winter SOCK & STRETCH Knitting Retreat at THE WON DHARMA CENTER
Route 23, Claverack, NY
sponsored by Countrywool
Thursday 2 pm through Saturday 1 pm
February 7, 8 and 9, 2019
Peace Fleece Socks
Proud Warrior Socks
Never made socks before?
No worries, we suggest
DUTCH SOCKS (right).
Knit with bulky
worsted weight wool,
these socks are GREAT
for wearing around the house.
Kits, and knitting needles/notions
you might need, will be available
for purchase at the retreat.
We'll get you started and keep you going :)
We have ̶1̶5̶,
̶1̶4̶, 13 spots open
Join us for our annual SOCK and STRETCH Retreat.
We will meet and stay at the beautiful WON DHARMA CENTER
on Route 23, just a few miles east of Claverack, NY.
Knit one of, or all four styles (shown above) we are presenting to
offer 10 different sock techniques.
Project details and material supply lists are here.
Also on the itinerary, is an (optional) opening session of
knitting for charity
as we give back to the local community by knitting wool
to be assembled into an afghan for the homeless.
Specially built guest houses, Placeless Zen and Timeless Zen,
Snacks and special foods may be brought with you, and although
alcohol is not permitted at the Center,
hot chocolate and ice cream sundaes are on the menu.
Single and double occupancy accommodations are available.
Commuters are most welcome!
?Bathrooms are located a few convenient steps from each
bedroom. (see cancellation policy below)
(Checks are preferred, just email to let us know your check is
coming and we'll save your spot for a week.
COUNTRYWOOL, 59 Spring Road, Hudson NY 12534)
$635 per person
$465 per person
$299 per person
Prices include knitting classes AND overnight accommodations AND
AND any meditation/yoga session you would like to attend.
Knitting is the new yoga. But after knitting all evening, do your
hands hurt? Does your neck cramp?
Do your shoulders creak? How about your back?!?
After knitting, you might benefit from some movement. Have you
wanted to to try yoga, but felt awkward and unsure?
This is the PERFECT place to sample this timeless
At The Won Dharma Center, we will have opportunities to unwind and
relax AFTER we relax with our knitting.
New to yoga? Not a problem! We have teachers who specialize in
helping beginners learn the ropes.
Think you can't get on the floor (or get up afterward?) Is your
balance shaky? We have JUST THE THING...chair yoga.
You will do all the stretches while sitting or holding onto a
Yoga and/or meditation instruction is included in your
This is your chance to try these proven methods of relaxation in a
supportive environment at no additional cost!
cancellation/refund policy details...
- IF Countrywool cancels the weekend, full
money refunds will be made
- If student
needs to cancel
- on before
December 31, 2018: a shop credit for the full amount
will be issued.
- January 1
- January 21: a shop credit for 1/2 the amount will be
22 and later: shop credit for 1/4 of the amount will be
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16, 17 and 18, 2018
Won Dharma Center SOCK
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8 & 9, 2019
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Beach, Rockport, MA save the
dates! April 6 & 7, 2019
Summer Spinning and Knitting in
Becket, MA weekend to be determined
in June 2019
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