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Knit In at the David Davis Mansion

Saturday, August 14
Starts at 10:00 AM

Knit In at the David Davis Mansion

All Knitters and Crocheters are invited to participate in a socially distant, outdoor Knit In on the beautiful grounds of the David Davis Mansion on Saturday, August 14 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Registration is required. Please click this link to fill out the google form to sign up to participate: https://bit.ly/KnitInAug. This quarter’s feature charity item to be made are Pet Blankets, which will be donated to local animal shelters. Participants can bring completed blankets to the event if they cannot attend, completed items can be dropped off at the Museum after August 1.

The Museum follows all health and safety guidelines according to the Restore Illinois Phased Plan for Reopening and Illinois State Mandates.Participants will be required to answer health screening questions upon their arrival.

Social distancing of at least six feet will be required.  Individuals who are not vaccinated must wear a face masks at all times unless you are seated in your chair and maintaining social distance. If you leave your chair for any reason, you must wear your face mask per State of Illinois Restore Illinois plan.

Capacity for this event is limited to 50 people. Participants must bring their own lawn chair and can bring a beverage. No food or beverages will be provided.Public restrooms will be available.

**PLEASE NOTE** If Covid 19 cases continue to rise, guidelines become more restrictive, or our zone is forced to go back to an earlier Phase of the Restore Illinois Plan, this event will be canceled.

For questions or more information, please contact the Education Department at the Museum at education@mchistory.org.