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Knit, Sip, and Soar into August: Exciting News from The Taming of the Ewe

Monthly Calendar of Events

Greetings to Members of the Ewe Flock,

???????? As we bid farewell to scorching July days, we eagerly welcome the cozy embrace of August at The Taming of the Ewe. We are looking forward to the cooler days of fall and before you know it the Holiday season will be upon us. We have lined up an exciting calendar of events for this month, inviting you to join us on a delightful journey of knitting, crocheting, and sipping on comforting brews.

First Friday

Old cars, music and extra hours of shopping, What's not to like?  First Friday in downtown Gadsden is alway a party. We will be open until 9pm so drop in to cool off with some iced tea and a look at all the newest yarns to hit the store.

Beginning Knitting and Crochet Lessons

Are you eager to dive into the captivating world of knitting and crochet? The Taming of the Ewe is thrilled to announce our upcoming workshops, where you can learn the basics of these timeless and rewarding crafts. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to brush up on your skills, we've got you covered!

Beginning Knitting Class:

????? Saturdays, August 5th and 12th ? 10:00 AM ???? [Location Address]

In our Beginning Knitting class, which is a two week session you'll discover the joy of creating beautiful, cozy pieces with just a pair of needles and yarn. Our experienced instructor will guide you through the fundamental techniques, from casting on to basic stitches. By the end of these sessions, you'll have the confidence to take on your first knitting project!

Beginning Crochet Class:

????? Saturday, August 19th ? 10:00 AM ???? [Location Address]

If you prefer working with a hook instead of needles, our Beginning Crochet class is perfect for you! Learn how to wield a crochet hook with finesse as you master essential stitches like chain, single crochet, and double crochet. You'll be amazed at the variety of lovely items you can create with this versatile craft!

Attendance Details:

????? These classes are FREE to attend! ???? All we ask is that you purchase your knitting or crochet supplies from our store to support our local business.

Reserve Your Spot:

Spaces for these workshops are limited, so make sure to secure your spot in advance. To register, simply call us at 256-546-9090 or visit our store in person at 541 Broad St. Gadsden, AL. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to learn from skilled artisans and fellow enthusiasts!

Come and join us on these dates, and let's create something wonderful together! Feel free to bring your friends along; crafting is always more enjoyable when shared. We do ask that young children be left at home so you can concentrate on your crafting.

Mothers’ Morning Out

As the school bells chime and a new chapter begins for our little ones, we at The Taming of the Ewe Yarn and Tea Shop want to extend a heartfelt invitation to the mothers and other caregivers of our school age children. Join us for a special morning of tranquility and warmth as we welcome the first day of school together.

???? Date: August 9

? Time: 8:30 AM (two and a half hours before our regular opening)

While the kids embark on their exciting new journey, we know that the early morning drop-offs can leave you with some extra time on your hands. What better way to make the most of it than to indulge in a little "me-time" at our cozy haven?

Holiday Headstart

Tired of last-minute holiday gift shopping and the stress that comes with it? Fear not! Our "Holiday Headstart" event is all about taking the early initiative to create heartfelt presents for your loved ones. From August 11th onwards, we'll be showcasing an array of beautiful yarns and knitting patterns perfect for creating thoughtful handmade gifts. Whether you're a seasoned crafter or a knitting novice, our experts will be on hand to assist and inspire you in making personalized gifts that will be cherished by your family and friends.

What better way to complement your creative endeavors than with a cup of warm, festive tea? Discover a delightful selection of holiday teas carefully curated to evoke the spirit of the season. Starting August 11th, we'll be offering a variety of premium holiday-themed teas for taste testing.

Downtown Walkaround

Attention all Gadsden residents and visitors! Mark your calendars for a delightful stroll through the heart of our beautiful city during the Downtown Walkaround on August 17th. We, along with a number of downtown businesses, will be opening at 10am and closing at 7pm. More information will be available closer to the date.

August Birthday Bash

Join us on August 26th, from 11 am to 5 pm, as we throw a fantastic birthday party for all of our amazing customers born in August! ???? Whether your birthday falls on the 1st or the 31st, we want to make sure your special day is filled with joy and festivities

So let the yarn unravel and the tea steep, as we celebrate a month full of crafty magic and soul-soothing sips!

Pat and the Ewe Crew


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