Events

Calendar of Upcoming Events in 2024


Are you sponsoring an event that would be of interest to our members? Please email the MSR Secretary (see the About page) with details and we'll put it on our calendar. 

Vendors: You can pay table fees here:

Spinning at Moore Manor Farm- July 13, 2024

Time: 10am – 2pm 

Where: 302 Stetson Rd, Newport, ME 

Join us for this FREE Heart of Maine fiber guild event. Located at Moore Manor Lavender Farm. Bring your spinning wheel or portable fiber projects, stroll the lavender farm, socialize and/or relax! All levels of fiber art interests are welcome! The farm has a shop on site as well if you would like to make a purchase commemorating your visit! 

Medomak Fiber Arts Retreat- July 22-28, 2024 & July 29- August 4, 2024

When: July 22-28, 2024 & July 29- August 4, 2024 

Where: Medomak Retreat Center, Washington, ME 

More information: https://medomakretreatcenter.com/register/ 

Medomak Retreat Center Sign Up & Registration | Medomak Retreat Center 

MSR Summer Spin- Moose Point State Park- August 24, 2024

Moose Point State Park, 310 West Main St., Searsport, ME. 04974. 

10 am- 2 pm

Folks will need to pay the day use fee to enter the park- $3-4. Bring your own chair. There are picnic tables, counters, a sink, and 4 outlets. There is a grill, bring your own charcoal, but they clean it out. We must carry our own trash out. No alcohol. Parking for 30 cars. Local bathroom near the shelter.

Harmony Free Fair- Labor Day Weekend, 2024

When: Labor Day Weekend, 2024 

Time: TBA 

Where: 1 Fairway Lane, Harmony, ME 

More information: https://harmonyfreefair.weebly.com 

Harmony Free Fair - Home (weebly.com) 

Fiber College- August 31 and September 1, 2024

When: August 31 & September 1, 2024 

Time: 10 am – 4 pm Where: Searsport Shores, Searsport, ME

More information: https://makersguildmaine.org/fibercollege 

FIBER COLLEGE – Makers Guild of Maine (makersguildmaine.org) 

Machias Fiber Festival- September 17, 2024 

Time: 9 am – 4 pm 

Where: Elm St School, East Machias, ME 

More information: https://www.facebook.com/machiasfiberfestival 

Facebook/machiasfiberfestival 

Common Ground Fair- September 20, 21 and 22, 2024 

When: September 20-222, 2024 

Time: 9 am – 6 pm 

Where: MOFGA Fairgrounds, Unity, ME 

More information: www.mofga.org 

Planning Your Visit | Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners (mofga.org) 

Northeast Handspinner's Association- Save-the-Date, October 12, 2024 

Belgrade Community Center, Belgrade, Maine 

MSR Spooky Spin-in- October 26, 2024

St. Albans Grammer School

Time- TBD.

More details as we get closer.

KnitWit at the Shores- June 13-16, 2024

Searsport Shores Campground, Searsport, ME

https://knitwitportland.com/pages/knitting-retreat