Back to School With Project Knitwell

As students and teachers are currently welcoming the new school year, Project Knitwell is celebrating our success in teaching students and teachers how to knit for wellness, comfort, and community.  For more than seven years, Project Knitwell (PK) has taught knitting...

Program Updates: August 2022

We were so pleased to participate in the USO Warrior and Family Center’s circus themed Mid-summer Bash with more than 400 in attendance. We highlighted our new knitting program at Fort Belvoir. We had over 40 people interested in our twice a month meetups, which began...

Knitting as a Novel Skill

Learning a new skill, like knitting, can help us maintain the health of our brain. The Global Council on Brain Health (GCBH) focuses on brain health underlying people’s ability to think and reason as they age, including aspects of memory, perception, and judgment....

Bid for Good 2022

The work of Project Knitwell helps people facing challenges learn to knit for wellness, comfort, and community. As so many of you know, Project Knitwell’s programming is provided by volunteers, and services and supplies are provided free of charge to the people we...

Fall Meetups at Fibre Space

We are excited to offer monthly meetups at Fibre Space this fall, open to all volunteers and current and past participants! We are especially looking forward to our new Friends of Guest House neighbors joining us to learn to knit during these sessions as well. Fibre...