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March 2015


All month: March is National Crochet Month! Browse our bestselling Crochet titles for inspiration, patterns, and tips from our expert designers Tammy Hildebrand, Sharon Hernes Silverman, Kristi Simpson, and Amy Gunderson. Our exclusive Look Books will show you ALL the finished projects. Have fun!


Join knitwear designer and author Kate Oates to celebrate the release of her new book, Knits for Boys, at these events and locations:

3/6, 6:30 PM: Book signing party at Yarn Rhapsody, 475 Dawsonville Highway, Suite C, Gainesville, GA 30501

3/7, 2 PM: Knitting class featuring the "Grow-with-Me" techniques of her new book, at Yarn Rhapsody, 475 Dawsonville Highway, Suite C, Gainesville, GA 30501


Historian and author Tom Huntington speaks about Searching for George Gordon Meade and why this hero of Gettysburg has failed to achieve the status of other generals of the conflict:

3/12, 6 PM: Milwaukee Civil War Round Table, at the Wisconsin Club, 900 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233

3/13, 7:30 PM: Chicago Civil War Round Table, at the Mart Plaza Holiday Inn, 350 N. Orleans Street, Chicago, IL 60654


April 2015


Historian and author Tom Huntington speaks about Searching for George Gordon Meade and why this hero of Gettysburg has failed to achieve the status of other generals of the conflict:

4/4: The Ultimate Petersburg (and Appomattox) Campaign Tour and Symposium, part of the Signature Sesquicentennial Event at Pamplin Historical Park, 6125 Boydton Plank Road, Petersburg, VA 23803. As part of this five-day event, Tom will talk about George Meade and Ulysses S. Grant.

4/11: Ed Bearss Symposium on Leadership & Combat in the Civil War, a three-day event, at the Hampton Inn, 955 Lesher Rd., Chambersburg, PA 17202


Starting 4/15: Needlework artist Marinda Stewart, author of Easy Elegant Punchneedle, will have some of her beautiful pieces on display at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts in the "In Stitches: Embroidery Needle Arts" exhibit, running April 15 through July 12. The exhibit will also feature crazy quilts, needlepoint, counted cross-stitch artwork, and redwork. An artists' reception will be held May 3rd.


4/20, 7PM: Birding expert and naturalist Sharon Sorenson, author of Birds in the Yard Month by Month, is the featured speaker at the Alexandrian Public Library Friends' Annual Meeting at the Alexandrian Public Library, 115 W. Fifth St., Mount Vernon, IN 47620. She will share a lavishly illustrated program detailing the story of migration--what we know and what we don't--and allow us to follow a single bird on its migratory journey.


4/24-26: See the best of wildfowl carving at the 45th Annual Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition and Art Festival, at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center, Ocean City, MD. From highly decorative works of art to functional hunting decoys, about 1200 different wildfowl carvings representing more than 150 species from around the world can be viewed at the most prestigious competition in the world. Enjoy seminars, vendors, the best in wildfowl art, even entertainment for the kids! Our own Wildfowl Carving Magazine will be at the show with specials at the booth.



Stackpole has an App for that!

Based on our best-selling titles, expert reference goes mobile for today's readers.

Basic Stained Glass Making is available in several App formats:

The Guide to Gettysburg Battlefield Monuments App is available through the Apple App Store.

The Waterfowl Identification: The LeMaster Method App is available through the Apple App Store.


  

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