18th Annual Tat Days 2020, September 3-6

"Knotting Knots - The Chain of Tatting Friends Around the World"
by Anita Barry, February 2020.
Full design by Paige Deputy. THANK YOU!


Activities (Updated August 5, 2020)
Thursday Lunch, Weekend Schedule, Banquet, Tatting Display Competition, Extras, Puzzle for All


LUNCH on Thursday, Sept 3, 2020: Possible picnic down by the lake before check-in and unloading. BYOBB-Bring Your Own Bag and Beverage.


Weekend Schedule


Weekend Games and Competitions


Display of Tatting -"Eye Candy" says Martha Ess: Our tatting display is always wonderful! PLAN NOW to be a part of it this year! Show off your handiwork.

Friendly Competition: Bring your tatting to the Gathering Room/Registration Room before Friday at 3:00.  Voting slips are in your folder (KNOTS are in their bags). Prizes will be awarded. Voting closes at 10:45 am Saturday.  Winners announced around lunch.
Thank you for participating.

Best in Show

Best in Theme

Most Creative

Winners will take home cool prizes, including some from Lisa from Tatting Corner and Barbara from Handy Hands.

If you want to pick up a piece of tatting, please be respectful and use the provided white gloves and handle with care.  

You are responsible for your tatting.  Pick-up is on Saturday evening.


Sample Menu from 2019 for the weekend. Each meal weill be served "Family Style." One person from each table will go to the kitchen window and retrieve the plates/bowls of food for their table. Many, many choices available at each meal. The actual menu is subject to change.

BANQUET: We LOVE our banquet on Friday evenings! Some will dress up for the Banquet (nice "church" clothes).

We always have have great food, fun and fellowship! Do join us. Cost is just $18.

Banquet Menu
Southern Fried Chicken
Baked Hawaiian Ham
Honey Glazed Carrots
Oven Browned Potatoes

Polenta with Parmesan & Italian Herbs

Tossed Garden Salad

Red Skin Potato Salad

Chocolate Goodness Cake
Cherry Nut Crisp

Hot bread, ice tea, water and coffee

After the Banquet, we will move to our "gathering room" for auction FUN!

Proceeds go to Scholarship Funds and General Funds.
There will be some GRAND items auctioned off Friday night around 9:00.
Many have been working all year to bring us "Pet Projects" just for this special event!



And my bid is _____!


Thursday afternoon - Settle in & RELAX from your travels!


Thursday evening: 6:00 - Make a Celtic Shuttle or Dye Threads. Some kits available.


Friday morning: 9:00-10:00am - Doodles with Martha. Bring shuttles with various colors, about 3 yards on a shuttle and 1/2 with the ball attached (CTM).


Saturday morning Early Bird: 6:30-7:45am - Rainbow Doddle with Pam.


Saturday morning (before lunch):

10:45 - Silent Auction and Tatting Display Competition END

11:00 - Nature Trail with Doug, shopping, tatting, etc.

Saturday Night - Tat and Chat


PUZZLE - Available all weekend-work a puzzle to relax and chat.

Butterfly Neighbors

ENTER to win the puzzle (back in the box to work again at home).
Drawing Saturday evening.