Workshops, Classes and Events

March Yarns provides classes and workshops (see below for monthly listings) for knitting and crochet with something suitable for all abilities from absolute beginners to those with more experience wanting to try something new.

To book:

Please contact us in person at the store, by phone during opening hours, or by emailing Payment of the class fee is required at the time of booking.




Beginners Crochet  - Make a Granny Square

Lesson cost $45 including supplies

For absolute beginners (age 12 years to adult)

learn the basics: chain, double, treble, how to turn to begin new rows, how to join in a new colour and how to read a pattern

Duration: 3 hours


Wednesday 4th September 9:30am - 12:30pm or,

Monday 23rd September 9:30am - 12:30pm or,


Tuesday 8th October 6:30pm- 9:30pm or,

Friday 11th October 9:30am - 12:30pm or,

Wednesday 23rd October 9:30am - 12:30pm


Beyond Beginners Crochet  - Make an intricate Square - a primavera flower

Learn to crochet a primavera flower in a square. Have you have learned to crochet at some point but would like to learn to read a pattern and refresh your skills in a formal lesson? This intermediate level granny square class is for you! Cost $45. BYO hook - yarn is supplied


Thursday 26th September 9:30am - 12:30pm


Monday 21st October, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Monday 28th October, 9:30am - 12:30pm


Beginner Knitting - Learn to knit

Lesson cost $45 including supplies

For absolute beginners (age 12 years to adult)

Learn the basics:

  • Holding needles and yarn
  • Reading a pattern
  • Casting on
  • Knit garter stitch and purl stitch
  • Knit 2 together and yarn over
  • Casting off
  • Sewing in ends

Duration: 3 hours


Wednesday 25th September 2019 9:30am- 12:30pm


Wednesday 30th October 2019 6:30pm - 9:30pm 


Socks - Learn to knit socks

Note: this is an intermediate level class, students need to already know how to knit (plain, purl, K2tog, cast on/off etc). This series of 3 workshops will teach you how to knit socks on double pointed needles in the round. Taught by a very experienced, prize winning sock knitter.

3 sessions, 2 hours each (6 hours in total). Cost: $85 plus supplies. You will need a set of 2.25mm double pointed knitting needles, sock yarn and notepaper and a pen to take notes.


Dates to be determined...coming soon....


Cancellation Policy

Refunds for cancellations of workshop bookings can only be made if the space is successfully resold. Please double check your availability on the date before booking.

In the event of cancellation by March Yarns a full refund will be made.


Waiting Lists

Classes and workshops will be repeated so if you do not get a place in the class that you'd like please put your name on a waiting list and we'll contact you if a place becomes available and when we schedule the next class.