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Yarn Cupboard Retreat 2020

The Yarn Cupboard is pleased to announce the details of our 10th Yarn Cupboard Annual Fiber Arts Retreat and Market!

Friday Evening, May 29th through to Sunday Afternoon May 31st, 2020. Date Change!!

Christ the King Retreat and Conference Center
500 Brookford Rd, Syracuse
Behind Nottingham High School

For location and to get directions click here

We are SO excited about the wonderful vendors, class teachers, speakers and events planned!  Rooms and classes are available on a first come, first served basis. We are so happy to announce Louis Boria, Brooklyn Boy Knits will be teaching his first year at our retreat! Also Nancy Ricci, Getting Purly with It  will be with us all weekend as well.  Other teachers will include Carrie Drake , Donna Ryberg, Shannon Adams, Christina Huppman, Lisa Merian, Lolane Glundal, and Jennifer Van Calcar.  Read all the teachers bios here.

Please view the Class Schedule and then call Yarn Cupboard at 315-399-5148 or email info@yarncupboard.com for detailed information and inquire about the class offerings. 


There are two and one night options available for the retreat. Commuter Rate is only for food. There are not any attendance fees.

TWO NIGHT STAY includes room and all meals $345
ONE NIGHT STAY includes room and five meals $200
COMMUTER RATE Includes all meals Fri, Sat, Sun $125
COMMUTER RATE Includes meals for one day TBA

Overnight and commuter retreat fees must be paid upon registration

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation after April1st, refund less half the room and board fee.

Class Fees

Fee is dependent on the class(es) you choose and will have to be paid upon registering.
Cancellation policy same as above.

Please understand that this is an exclusive and specialized retreat in Syracuse, NY. In fairness to Christ the King Retreat House and our teachers,many of whom travel to share their expertise, a cancellation fee must be imposed to offset the costs of the establishment and teachers.

The Best Way to Retreat?

The full weekend!  Treat yourself, you deserve it!  This retreat is very reasonably priced compared to many other similar retreats held around the country. for detailed information, to make your reservations, and inquire about the class offerings.

Please call Yarn Cupboard at 315-399-5148 or email info@yarncupboard.com for detailed information, to make your reservations, and inquire about the class offerings.

I look forward to hearing from you!  Susan Miller

Testimonials from previous attendees when asked “what did you enjoy most about the retreat?

“I loved so many things!  Small class sizes, great teachers, wonderful vendors, lovely welcoming people!  I came alone knowing no one, and left with so many new friends!  I am so glad I came!”

“Just everything.  Great classes and companions to knit with, the food was good. The market was also good, so MUCH in one spot!”

“Having classes with teachers, right in the building, who traveled just to teach”

“Being able to meet new fiber friends in a wonderful atmosphere!...and the market place.  I loved the atmosphere of the Retreat House. Also hanging out with others who love everything ‘fiber’”.



The marketplace is open for shoppers! If you would like to visit and shop, the marketplace is free and open to the public

Saturday 9-5
Sunday 9-3

Hope to see you there!