Join Today/Renew Today
"Historically we met in person in Copley Square, Boston on the third Thursday of every month from 10am – 2pm (GMT+5) September through May. Currently we meet monthly, virtually and plan to continue doing so through spring 2022. As of this Fall, 2022, we plan to move to a hybrid model."
Please read the following important info before subscribing to a Membership:
Purchasing a membership instructions:
1. Scroll to the type of Membership you would like to purchase, click on the Select button.
2. You will be taken to PayPal to pay for that Membership.
3. Once you have completed your purchase, you will see a screen pop up that tells you we have received your payment...click on the button "got it" and you will be taken back to the website home page.
( If you have paid and do not see the above screen, do not click again to pay. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and alert us of the problem)
4. You will receive a welcome email from the Guild in your Inbox!
( PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROCESS IS BEST DONE ON A COMPUTER NOT AN PHONE OR IPAD)
5. If you prefer to pay via check:
Make check payable to: GBKG note in the Memo section of the check "Membership" or "Renewal"
- Include your name, preferred email address, street address, city, state zip code, & phone number
- Send to:
PO Box 184
Dedham, MA 02027
- Also send an email to Membership@gbkg.org to let us know to expect your check.
Scroll down to read all the benefits you'll receive as a Member!
Benefits of a Personal
Knitting with Friends
Even though we do not meet in person, you can visit with old friends and meet new ones in our scheduled, members-only, virtual knitting groups and Knit-A-Longs.
Learning From Experts
Our past speakers include Arne & Carlos, Kaffe Fassett, Cecelia Campochiaro, Steven B., Deborah Newton, Norah Gaughan, Nicky Epstein, Patty Lyons, Keith Leonard, Lori Versaci, Amy Herzog, Brandon Mably, Beth Brown-Reinsel, Kieran Foley.
And So Much More…
Member discounts on all workshops
A variety of community outreach projects
Monthly Show & Tell
A “Knitting Doctor” to get your knitting back on track when things go awry
Discounts at many member businesses
Become a Business Member
At the GBKG, we are doing more than ever to help make your business better. For a $25 membership fee you can benefit from all our 28-year-old Guild has to offer. All we ask is that you agree to a 10% discount on purchases for Guild members.
Here's What We Can Do to Help You
Participate in our "Business Member Spotlight" area on our website and our newsletter.
Instantly grow your contact base with access to our 200-member mailing list.
Promote your events through our quarterly newsletter, our website, and special event emails to members.
Advertise your business in our Membership Directory and on our website at GBKG.org.
Motivate members to shop at your store with a 10% discount.
Learn, socialize (online for now), and attend all presentations, workshops, and special events. And you're entitled to bring a guest as well.
Stay through virtual "Show & Tell" to see what's popular among members.
Also, use the opportunity to "show" your new store samples – which you could even offer as kits to members.
Although our season runs from September to May, we have Pop-Up visits to local businesses during the summer. We will do all we can to help your business thrive, and in the process, you'll learn, meet new people, and have a support group of other business members to call on as needed.