Learn to knit at the Y, classes and open knitting sessions begin Tuesday, March 1. All classes are open to the community, Y membership is not required. An experienced instructor will guide you through yarn gauge, needle size, yarn composition, as well as teach a variety of stitches. Make projects such as scarves, hats, cowls, baby clothes, fingerless gloves, mittens or stuffed animals. If you are already a knitter, bring your current projects to the open knitting sessions.

Adult classes and open knitting sessions run on Tuesdays, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, free for Y members; $5 per session for non-members.

Knitting classes for children ages 7 to 12 meet on Tuesdays, 4:30 to 5:30 pm, 8 week session, $75 Y members; $112.50 non-members.

Learn to Knit for Adults run on Thursdays, 7:00 to 9:00 pm, $37.50 Y members; $75 non-members for 6 week session.

Whatever you knitting level, beginner or experienced, join us as we relax together while working on individual knitting projects among new friends. Registration is currently ongoing online at www.thesay.org or in person at the Summit Y, 67 Maple Street, and 908-273-3330. For more information contact Mary Loeser, 908-273-3330 x 163, mary.loeser@theSAY.org

The Summit Area Y is one of the area’s largest nonprofit organizations, strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Y is accessible to all people. Financial assistance is offered to individuals and families who cannot afford membership.