LEARN TO KNIT
It’s hip to knit and guys as well as gals can savor the meditative aspect of this age-old craft at Stitch House Dorchester in Knitting 101 (Intro to Knitting). In this four-week class (four days and times available), students will learn the basics of knitting, including casting on and doing basic stitches to create a small keepsake. 846 Dor-chester Ave., Dorchester, 617-265-8013, www.stitchhousedorchester.com, $75 (excluding materials)
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