Knit & Pearls is hosting an all day Knit-A-Hug Charity Event on Saturday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Knit & Pearls, 395 West Avon Rd. in Avon.
Knitters and crocheters will come together to share their passion and power to create prayer shawlettes, chemo caps, preemie hats and booties, security blankets and lovies.
The finished treasures this year will be going to Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, and UCONN Health Center.
This information was originally posted on Patch in the events calendar.