Thursday, April 12, 2007

spins 'n' needles back in town

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Date: Sunday April 22 2007
Time: 8 p.m. onwards
Location: Gladstone Hotel : Art Bar (1214 Queen St. W.)
Cover: $8 before 10 p.m. $10 after
-Kris Steeves (Toronto/ )
-Jap_ + Matic (Toronto/Tempo)

At this installment we also welcome donations of handknitted sweaters, hats, mittens and socks for StreetKnit ( Streetknit is a Toronto initiative that rallies knitters to create items that are distributed to homeless shelters across the city. Yarn and needles will be also be available to get you started.

*About Spins & Needles*
Created in 2005 and based in Ottawa, Spins & Needles is Canada's first established independent monthly event that mixes hip craft projects with DJs spinning funky beats at various bars, galleries and esoteric spaces across the country. Sites have included the National Gallery of Canada, the Canadian Museum of Civilization, Pop Montreal and the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto. Other spin-off events include the monthly Disco Bingo night, various workshops, sales and swap meets.

Goals of Spins & Needles: to help build and sustain creative communities and to inspire everyone to be active creators of their lives. For more info or to join the mailing list, e-mail or check out


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