Join a Craft Club to learn & share tips with people who love the same hobbies as you!
Ben Franklin Crafts loves bringing people together! We are your favorite local destination for craft clubs like the Floriani Machine Embroidery Club, “Coming Unraveled” Knit & Crochet Club, “Needle Me!”Cross Stitch Club, Quilt Club, and the Working with Wool Club. See details below and contact us with questions.
Floriani Machine Embroidery Club
3rd Saturdays from 9:30am-12:30pm
$10 per session
Join our Floriani Machine Embroidery Club! Seating for this Software Training is limited so reserve your spot today.
Club meetings are typically held on the 3rd Saturday of selected months from 9:30am – 12:30pm and cost $10 per session (paid in person at the Customer Service Desk).
This is hands-on so you will need to bring your laptop with mouse and your Floriani Software installed and ready! Please also bring in some paper, a pencil and your Total Controls Workbook. We will walk you through some basics and hopefully you will be able to apply and do your own projects. We want you to learn how to use your software! Space is limited so please pre-register by either stopping at the Customer Service desk or calling 262-567-0271.
Join our thread club and receive discounts on Floriani products on club days! Space is limited so sign up early to reserve your spot!
“Coming Unraveled” Knit & Crochet Club
2nd Mondays from
September – May
No Fee. Instead, bring non-perishable food donation.
Our loosely woven group of fiber enthusiasts “Coming Unraveled” meets on the 2nd Monday of the month. The group focuses on stitching for charities such as Knitted Knockers, Project Linus and more, but everyone who loves to knit or crochet is welcome to join in!
- Meeting time is 6:00-7:00pm.
- No pre-registration required.
- No charge, but please bring a non-perishable food donation for the Oconomowoc Food Pantry each time you attend.
Enjoy some relaxing time, share knit or crochet tips and tricks, and help us share warmth & caring with our community.
“Needle Me!” Cross Stitch Club
4th Tuesdays from 4:30-7:30pm
$2 per session
Needle Me! meets the third Tuesday of the month at Ben Franklin Crafts from 4:30pm to 7:30pm. The fee is $2 per month paid in person at the Customer Service Desk. This club is open to lovers of hand needlework. Cross stitch, Punch Needle, Crewel, Needlepoint, Tatting, Hardanger and more are the name of the game! The “drop-in” format allows you to come and go as your schedule allows. Bring your current project and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow stitchers!
(See Details at Right)
$2 per session
The Quilt Club meets the first Wednesday of the month as well as the previous Tuesday night; September-May; $2 per month, payable at the Customer Service Desk.
Tuesday evenings from 6:00-7:00 pm
Wednesday mornings from 10:00-11:00 am
Wednesday afternoons from 1:30-2:30pm
Come as often as you like or as little as you can. Club meetings include Lecture Format, Block-of-the-Month, Mystery Projects, Demonstrations, Show ‘n Tell, Door Prizes. Come for the fabric – stay for the fun!
WWW Club – Working With Wool
3rd Mondays from 5:30-7:30pm
$2 per session
The Working with Wool Club meets the third Monday of the month September-May; 5:30pm to 7:30pm; $2 per month, payable at the Customer Service Desk. This is a working meeting – bring along your wool projects such as penny rugs, rug hooking/punching or wool appliqué. Don’t forget to bring show and tell too! Come and work with others who love to work with wool!