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Our Next Retreat-April 2019

Our next NKCG Retreat is going to be all new this year. First, the retreat will be held April 5-7, 2019. Second, the retreat will be at the Lied Lodge in Nebraska City. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for updates

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Important Items from the Annual Meeting of Feb. 2017

2017 Guild Charity At our annual meeting, the guild decided that we did not want to select a charity for knitting and crocheting projects as a guild this year, but instead would just allow people to recommend charities, which we would list on our site. If you have a charity

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Mini Class Offerings for NKCG Fall Retreat 2016

Back by popular demand, Mini Classes will be offered Saturday afternoon. Reserve your space – class sizes are limited. See detailed class information below with a link to sign up for each one on the NKCG website. (Payment of class required at the time you sign-up for class on the NKCG site.) The

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Project Yeah!

There are many creative, caring, adventurous and dedicated crafters in our group.  On Saturday night we would like to celebrate the projects from the past year that have a special meaning.  Tables will be set up to display projects or pictures of projects along with a short write up about the project.

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NKCG Retreat Logo Contest

Use your creativity to design the logo for the 2016 Nebraska Knit and Crochet Guild Retreat! Your logo will be used on items we give away to retreat attendees and prizes will be awarded to the winning designer. Deadline to submit your design is July 10, 2016. Email your design

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2016 March Escape Report

The March Escape at Lied Lodge was a tremendous success! About 20 people attended and enjoyed excellent food, massage and spa services, a pool, hot tub and sauna, and great service from the lodge. On Friday, there was a wine tasting at the gift shop for the hotel. We also enjoyed

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2016 Fall Retreat News

The board has already started planning the 2016 Fall Retreat, which will be September 23-25 at Mahoney State Park. If there were things you really enjoyed (or didn’t enjoy) about the last retreat, please let the board know! Last year’s retreat went over budget, so we are looking at increasing

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Retreat News!

Hello all Retreat Goers! I can’t believe that in a few short days we will be all together at the beautiful Mahoney State Park.  My summer has been hectic, as I’m sure yours has been too.  I am ready to reunite with my knitting, as the temperatures cool.  However, this

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Retreat Information

In another week we will be gathering for our Fall Retreat!  I can’t wait.  Now to figure what projects to pack. First some general announcements. A park permit is needed to enter Mahoney State Park. You may purchase either a day pass for $5.00 or an annual $26.00 permit at

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2015 Retreat Mini-Classes

The excitement mounts as our annual 2015 NKCG Fall Retreat nears! I hope that you all, as official retreat attendees, are getting into the spirit as well. This year we are shaking things up in the education portion of this event. We present the lineup of mini classes to be

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