In addition to meeting other knitters, making new friends, and enjoying a shared learning experience, becoming a member of the Big Apple Knitters Guild comes with a host of other benefits. Membership benefits include:
- Free attendance at our ten monthly general meetings each year
- Subscription to City Purls—the Guild’s quarterly newsletter
- Regular email updates on events of interest in our knitting community
- Exclusive use of the Guild’s extensive lending library
- Access to members-only section of BAKG website, for links to helpful tutorials, past issues of City Purls, and other items of interest
- Invitations to members-only events
- Discount pricing for BAKG-sponsored events throughout the year, such as our workshops
- 10% discounts at participating yarn shops in and around New York City. Please show your BAKG membership card to receive the discount.
Yarn shops that participate in the BAKG discount program for 2022 – 2023 include:
- Annie & Company
- Downtown Yarns
- Knitty City *
- mYak Yarns * (Pop-up events only)
- West Village Knit and Needle
BAKG general meetings, workshops or other BAKG-sponsored events, whether in person or virtual, may be photographed and/or recorded by audio and/or video. By your in-person or virtual participation in these events, you consent to the photography and/or recording and to the use of your image and/or recording in print and social media.