Nancy has reported that three shipments of adorable Comfort Critters have safely arrived from the following people: Amy, St Paul, MN Marie S., NY, NY Carrie M., S’ Side, PEI, Canada If you have shipped critters (and/or comfort shawls) to HHCC’ers Nancy or Fluffy, we will post a listing here at least once a week until the… Continue reading Comfort Critters Received: Week One
On the Ravelry group, “600 Monsters,” Pastor Laura (of Bethel, CT) asks for a halt of stuffed goods being sent to Connecticut — stating “in one day over 20,000 stuffed toys were received.” She further states to please “direct your donations to children in need in your community (or one of your choosing) in honor of the… Continue reading Pastor Requests Halt to Sending Stuffed Goods to CT
On Friday, December 14th, twenty children ages 6 and 7, along with six adults tragically died at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The shock and sadness are beyond words. But we don’t have to say a single word; we have our hands. Armed with crochet hooks and knitting needles, people from around the world want… Continue reading HHCC to Collect Critters and Comfort Shawls for Sandy Hook
HHCC members have been very busy crocheting (and knitting) a variety of projects ranging from baby blankets, to lapgans, to blankets – to hats, scarves, and potholders. All of these items were then labeled and sorted. HHCC’ers Grace & Dee then drove their loaded vehicles to the Salvation Army and to the Elizabeth House to deliver… Continue reading 2012 HHCC Holiday Donations
In February, as part of the HHCC’s “Hats from the Heart” charity drive, members hand-crocheted (and knitted) 85 adult chemo caps which were then donated to the Danbury Hospital. Original blog post: http://thehhcc.blogspot.com/2012/02/donation-to-danbury-hospital-greatly.html Yesterday the HHCC received a letter of thanks: Danbury Hospial Thanks HHCC’ers for Generosity
At the May meeting, HHCC members donated eight red scarves to the WomenHeart drive while Anna provided more information about this organization. Want to learn more about WomenHeart? Check out this video. The red scarves collected – a symbol of care and support for women with heart disease – are to be distributed in NY. Dee demonstrated… Continue reading May & June 2012 Meeting Details
On Thursday, June 7th, HHCC’ers attended the Women’s Auxiliary “Luncheon Appreciation.” This luncheon was in appreciation of donations received by local groups, such as The Happily Hooked on Crocheting Club, to the Danbury Salvation Army. HHCC President, Grace, accepts Certificate of Appreciation This is the HHCC’s 9th year in donating to the Salvation Army. Each year HHCC… Continue reading HHCC Thanked for Salvation Army Donations
Welcome! The Happily Hooked on Crocheting Club is a Connecticut Chapter of the Crochet Guild of America. We have members from all parts of Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, and even in the state of Washington! We are a fairly active group, learning & sharing our love of crochet with each other in a fun atmosphere,… Continue reading Welcome!