Maritime Rug Hooking Groups
Apple Blossom Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to May, Wed. 9:30 am – 12 pm at individual homes from Windsor to Berwick Contact Donna Bentley 902-542-7516
Loft Rug Hookers
Meet year-round on Wed. 10 am – 2 pm at the Lloyd Memorial Centre in Kingsport
Contact Golda Kelly 902-582-3079
Rags to Riches
Meet year-round on Wed. 9 am – 12 pm at Windermere Hall, Windermere
Contact Sybil Redden 902-538-7947 email@example.com
River Street Hookers
Meet year-round on Friday, 10 am – 2 pm at Lynn Denney’s Studio, 35 Waldo St., Kentville Contact Lynn Denney 902-692-8118
Meet from Sept. to May, on Tues., 10 am – 2 pm at Sobey’s Community Room, New Minas Contact Irene Moore 902-538-0212 firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet year round on Thurs., 9:30 am – 1’ish at Atlantic Superstore Community Room, New Minas. Contact Cathy Oomen 902-542-0224
The Valley Girls
Meet year round on Tuesday afternoons at various members’ homes.
Contact Cathy Michael, 902-681-0188 email@example.com
Drop in Tuesdays 1 – 3 pm at Town of Kentville Recreation Centre, Kentville.
Contact Lynn Denney 902-692-8118 firstname.lastname@example.org
Cape Breton Groups
Spanish Bay Friendship Matters
Meet year round on Tues., 10am – 4 pm at Dobson Yacht Club, Westmount Rd., Sydney
Contact Mora Ballantyne 902-270-5931
Down East Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to May, Wed. 10 am – 3 pm at CB Centre for Craft & Design (downstairs) 322 Charlotte St., Sydney
Contact Mary Munson 902-567-5122 email@example.com
Meet Sept. to June, Mon. 1 – 4 pm at Boularderie East, phone for directions
Contact Marilyn Gillan 902-674-2119
Old Schoolhouse Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. – June, Wed. 10:30 am – 4 pm at Big Bras d’Or Hall, 1390 Old Rte. 5
Contact Marilyn Gillan 902-674-2119
Wild Wooly Women
Meet Sept. – Apr., Tues., 10 am – 3 pm at Mira & Seniors Pensoners Club, Marion Bridge
Contact Diane Harris 902-562-5780
Women’s Winter Workshop
Meet Sept. – May, Tues. 10 am – 2:30 pm at Gabarus Fire Hall
Contact Marie Jaarsma 902-884-2544
Colchester Heritage Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. – June, Wed. 9:30 am – 2 pm at Douglas Street School, Truro
Contact Ursula Ryle-Gulliver 902-843-6857 firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet Sept. to June, Fri. 12:30 – 3:30 pm at Douglas St. School, Truro
Contact Beverly Levine 902-893-2640
Economy Rug Hookers
Meet year round, Tues. 10 am – 2 pm at Economy Recreation Centre, 3315 Hwy. 2
For up-to-date info and summer location, Contact Micheline Beaton 902-647-2985
Remsheg Rug Hookers
Meet year round, Thurs., 10 am – 2 pm at Wallace & Area Museum, Wallace
Contact Sarah Ladd 902-257-3435
Meet July & August, Wed., 10 am – 2 pm at Ottawa House, Parrsboro
Contact Dwight Gallagher 902-597-8715
Friends Hook Nook
Meet Sept. to June, Wed. 10 am – 2 pm at All Saints Parish Hall, Main St., Springhill Contact Don Tabor 902-694-0168 email@example.com
Meet year-round, Monday 10 am – 2 pm at Northport Community Ctr., Northport Contact Polly Verstraten 902-661-9534
Town and Country Thrummers
Meet year-round on Tuesdays from 10 am -2 pm at Della’s Rug Hooking Studio, 639 Willow St. Amherst NS Contact Lynne O’Brien Lines 902-676-2233 firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet Oct. to April, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Thursdays of the month, 1 – 4 pm at Sobeys, Greenwood
Contact Cindy Noble 902-825-6314 email@example.com
Meet mid-Sept to late June, Fridays from 1-4 pm in the Community Room, Weymouth Waterfront Library. Contact: Lorraine Lovett 902-837-7626 firstname.lastname@example.org Gatherings are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Meet Sept. to June, Tues. 10 am – 12 pm at Nicholsville Community Hall
Contact Valerie Despres 902-847-1001, email@example.com
Bridgetown & Area
Gatherings are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Sea Gull Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Mon. 9 am – 1 pm at Superstore Community Room, Digby
Contact Joan Donnelly 902-245-2491 Gatherings are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Meet 1st Wed. of every month, 10 am – 2 pm at Kingston Legion. Contact Joan Macfarlane 902-765-2373, firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet year round, Thurs., 1 – 4 pm
1st Thurs. of every month at Moose River Studio in Clementsport; 2nd, 3rd & 4th Thurs. of each month at Lower Granville Hall, Port Royal for the summer and at members’ houses during the winter. Contact email@example.com
Clementsport Hookers & Friends
Meet year round, Mon. 1 – 4 pm at Moose River Hooking Studio, Clementsport
Contact Krystyna King 902-638-8433. Gatherings are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.
Tuesday’s Hooking Group
Meet year round, Tues. 10 am – 2 pm at Moose River Hooking Studio, Clementsport
Contact Nadine Wright 902-638-8813. Gatherings are temporarily suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.
The Kingfisher Group
Meet year round, Mon. 9 am – 1 pm at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 3311 Ashburn Ave., Halifax. Contact Susan Tirone (902) 406-6590 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hooked Rug Museum of North America
Meet June to Sept., Thurs. 10:30 am – 3 pm at 9489 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd. Hwy 3, Queensland/Hubbards, $3.00 drop-in fee.
Contact Suzanne Conrod 902-275-5222, www.hookedrugmuseumnovascotia.org
Meet year round, Wed. 9 am – 2 pm at 955 Bedford Hwy.
Contact Marilyn Gazeley 902-835-9471, email@example.com
Meet Tues – Fri, every second week from Sept to the end of June, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm at Sobey’s Larry Uteck Community Room Halifax. Contact Ellen Tancock: 902-222-9133
Lots of Loops
Meets Jan. to June and Sept. to Nov., every other Thurs. 7 – 9:30 pm at Sobey’s North & Windsor Sts. Halifax. Contact Kathy Burton – email firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet Thurs.eve. 6 – 8 p.m., Sept. to mid-June at Sackville Heights Community Ctr.,45 Connolly Road, Mdl. Sackville, NS Contact: April Bennett: 902-864-6751 email@example.com
The Library Loopers
Meet Friday 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Keshen Goodman, Lacewood Drive in Halifax. Contact Cathy Bamwoya: 902-405-6304 firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet Friday 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Sobeys Community room at 752 Sackville Drive in Lower Sackville. Contact Barb Chartrand
Dartmouth Heritage Matters
Meet Sept. to June, Thurs. 9 am – 1 pm at South End Baptist Church, 60 Hastings Dr. Debra Parsons 902-499-2299 email@example.com or Shirley Neville 902-266-3409 firstname.lastname@example.org
Eastern Shore Matters
Meet. Sept. to June, Tues., 12:30 – 4 pm at Musquodoboit Library, 7900 Hwy. 7
Contact Sheila Livingston 902-845-2407
Meet Tuesdays 1 – 3:30 pm at The Old School, Musquodoboit Harbour,7962 Hwy #7 Contact Leslie Savoy 902-889-2735 or Gail Lambert 902-845-2820
The Beachside Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Mondays, 10 am – 2 pm Geological Museum, 162 Two Islands Road, Parrsboro, NS Contact Barbara Himelman 902-297-6670 or email@example.com
The Hector Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Mon. 9:30 am – 1 pm at New Horizons Seniors Club, 14 Kempt St., Pictou. Contact Ruby MacKenzie 902-351-2411 (h) 902-485-1266 (c) firstname.lastname@example.org
Bluenose Rug Hooking Group
Meet Thurs., 10 am – 1 pm at Superstore Westville Rd. Stellarton. Meeting cancelled if NO school. Contact Carol MacDonald 902-752-1974 email@example.com or contact Ann Shirley Boutilier 902-752-0308 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bluenose Descendents Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Wed. 7 – 9 pm at Sobey’s West Side, New Glasgow.
Contact Debbie Russell 902-752-6039, email@example.com
Little Harbour Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, at each other’s homes Mon. mornings.
Contact Carol Cochrane 902-755-5376 email firstname.lastname@example.org
Melrose Loopy Ladies
Meet Mondays 1 – 4 pm at Greenfield Oldsters Club, Hwys. 7 & 348
Contact Dianne Richard 902-867-1579 email@example.com
Arisaig Shoreline Friends
Meet Sept. to June, Tues. 1-3 pm at each other’s homes. Contact Christine Vickers 902-863-5528 firstname.lastname@example.org
Antigonish Highland Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Mon. 6:30 – 9 pm at Sylvan Valley Seniors Pl., 12 Sylvan Valley, Antigonish. Contact Diane Penney 902-863-3133 email email@example.com
No Trump Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Thurs. 1:30 – 4:30 pm, from house to house.
Contact Andrea MacKenzie 902-485-8303, firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet Sundays 6-9 p.m. September to June at 1822 Main Street Westville, NS. Contact: Jane Wile (902) 752-1216, email@example.com
Main Street Hookers
Meet 1st & 3rd Wed., 7 – 9 pm at Encompassing Designs, Mahone Bay.
Contact 902-624-0370 or www.encompassingdesigns.com
Meet Sept. to mid-June, Tues. 10 am – 1:30 pm at Superstore Meeting Room, Liverpool.
Contact Audrey Fralic 902-683-2711, firstname.lastname@example.org
Trinity, Rose Bay/Riverport Group
Meet Sept. to April, Tues. 1 – 4 pm at Trinity United Church, Rose Bay.
Contact Debbie Smith 902-766-4494 or email@example.com
Meet Thurs., 10 am – 2 pm at Hebbville Fire Hall (Bring your lunch.)
Contact Jean Wentzell 902-354-3550
Lighthouse Rug Hookers Monthly Hook-in
Meet last Thurs. of each month 10 am – 2 pm, except July, Aug. & Dec. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Phoenix St., Bridgewater.
Contact Joan Young 902-644-2765, firstname.lastname@example.org or Judy Nelson email@example.com
Meet Tuesday 10 am – 2 pm, (bring your lunch) at McKay Memorial Library. Room for visitors, everyone welcome! Contact Pat Nickerson 902-575-2021, firstname.lastname@example.org
River House Rug Hooking
Meet year round Sun., 2 – 5 pm at 36 Petite Riviere Rd., Petite Riviere. July & Aug., Mon. 7 – 9 pm on the deck. Various groups meet also. Contact Jane Steele 902-693-3111
Meet year round Thurs. 10 am – 1 pm at Beacon Church Parlor.
Contact Shirley Bradshaw 902-742-2468
Meet year round Wed. 11:30 am – 3:30 pm at Yarmouth County Museum, Collins St.
Contact Elaine Howatt 902-742-7017
NEW BRUNSWICK EAST
Hookeuses de Grande-Digue Hookers
Meet Sept. to May, Tues. 9 – 11 am at Notre Centre.
Contact Marielle Poirier 506-533-9578, email@example.com
Sussex Tea Room Rug Hookers
Meet year-round Mon. 4 – 6 pm and Tuesdays from 10 am to 12 pm at Sussex Seniors Ctr., Jubilee Hall, 50 Perry St., Sussex.
Contact Jennifer Fleming firstname.lastname@example.org or Erin McKenna email@example.com
Past Time Matters
Meet Wed. 10 am – 2 pm at Resurgo Place, 20 Mountain Rd., Moncton.
Contact Marylou Bath firstname.lastname@example.org
Past Time Matters Eve. Rug Hooking Group
Meet 1st & 3rd Mon. 7 – 9 pm at Community College, Rm. 117, 505 College St., Dieppe. Contact Margie Whyte 506-855-9041, or email email@example.com
Kent Hookers/Hookeuses de Kent
Meet Thurs. 1 – 3 pm bi-weekly at Club d’Age d’Or, Main St., Richibucto.
Contact Marsha 506- 523-0896, firstname.lastname@example.org
Miramichi Rug Hookers
Meet Thurs., 10 am – 3 pm Seniors Rm. in Lions Bldg., 234 Morrison Lane, Miramichi. Contact Marg Bertrand, email@example.com
Riverview Rug Hookers
Meet Wed., 10 am – 2 pm and Tues. 6:30- 8:30 p.m. at SouthEastern Mutual Ins. Co., Head Office, Riverview.
Contact Marie Trueman, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Rug Hooking Guild of Newfoundland & Labrador (RHGNL) hosts various hook-ins throughout the province during the year. We welcome you to come and join us. For more information visit www.rhgnl.ca
NEW BRUNSWICK WEST
Meet year round, Wed. 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Catholic Church of St. Andrews Parish Ctr. (basement) corner King & Parr Sts., St. Andrews.
Contact Mary Jones 506-529-3790 (h)
Carnegie Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to mid-June, Fri. 9:30 am – 12 pm at Saint John Arts Centre.
Contact Lynn Kinsella email@example.com
Heritage Rug Hooking Guild
Meet May to Oct., every 2nd Thurs. 9 am – 2 pm at St. James Presbyterian Church, 1991 Hanwell Rd., Hanwell. Contact Sheila Black, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cathedral Matters Guild
Meet every other Tues. afternoon at Christ Church Cathedral Memorial Hall, 168 Church St. Contact Doris Norman 506-454-3855, email@example.com. We hook as volunteers to provide funds for the restoration of the Cathedral since 1992.
Meet Sept. to May, Tues. 7 – 9 pm at Cathedral Hall, Church St at Brunswick, Fredericton. Contact Kimm Moore 506-474-2710 firstname.lastname@example.org
Plaster Rock Legacy Loopers
Meet every 2nd Tues. 1:30 – 4pm at Plaster Rock Public School Library, Plaster Rock. Contact Connie Haddad, 506-356-8607 email@example.com
Meet Sept. to June, 2nd Sat. 10 am at Farm Ctr., 420 University Ave., Charlottetown. Contact Paula Kenny 902-629-0340
Meet Sept. to June, Wed. 10 am – 2 pm at West Royalty Community Ctr., Charlottetown. Contact Anne Lockhart 902-629-0249 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lady Slipper Rug Hookers
Meet Sept. to June, Wed. 9:30 am at Lefurgey Cultural Centre, Prince St., Summerside. Contact Carolyn MacKean 902-836-4238