Make a blanket for Project Linus

By From page A3 | February 06, 2013

Those who enjoy quilting, knitting or sewing are invited to start their new year with Project Linus from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St.

Volunteers make blankets for children in the community who are seriously ill, traumatized or otherwise in need. Individuals are needed to help sew Linus labels on handmade blankets that are given each month to organizations in Yolo County that serve children in need. A record total of 1,368 blankets were made and donated in 2012.

New fabrics and yarn are available each month for pickup and may be taken home to complete a blanket. There is a great selection of fabrics made possible by local donations. Finished blankets may be brought to the next monthly gathering or dropped off at Diane McGee’s house.

For drop-off location questions, fabric or yarn donations or for further information, contact McGee at [email protected] or call 530-753-3436.

Enterprise staff

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