Fall 2019 Workshop

September 18 – 20th

with Vicki Hardcastle of Eureka Springs Arkansas 

2019 Fall Workshop dates are Wednesday – Friday, September 18-20. Student spaces are limited – This class has one opening (due to a cancellation). Contact Julianne Angstman to register by emailing

Saturday Hooking Day and mini-class with Vicki are on Saturday September 21st – everyone is invited, registration form for you to print and mail to Julianne Angstman (above link). This hook-in has no limit of participants and will include lunch and giveaways.

The mini class is a 3D Needlefelting Folk Art Bird on a Spool- Class fee is $15  The fee includes all materials ( wooden spool and roving) and tools ( felting foam and needles) Students can choose one of the birds shown or a cardinal (not shown).This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is vicki-h.-needle-felted-folk-art-birds.jpeg

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RARH Spring Retreat –

coming Spring 2020 March 19 – 21st in Rochester MN at Assisi Heights.

Here’s what a RARH Spring Retreat looks like:

The fun starts Thursday morning, going through Saturday afternoon.

Pull out your projects and join us at Assisi Heights Spirituality Center for up to three days of rug hooking & lunch together with hooking friends.

Check  back here for the registration form on this website as the time approaches!

 Walk-ins are welcome, registration fee still applies, but lunch is not included.  Please note, Assisi does not allow outside food to be brought in.  

For your planning convenience, we recommend an overnight accommodation available at Assisi, upon request during registration process.


ARE YOU Lookin’ for some Hookin’ opportunities?


Our RARH group is SO lucky – So unique – So full of opportunities!

  • Local vendors offer open hooking days, subject to  their schedules.  Check out their websites.

Sally Kallin:

Martha Reeder:

Kathy  Morton:                                           

  • There is also an RARH member-sponsored hooking day on 2nd and 4th Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at Christ United Methodist Church located at 400 Fifth Ave. SW Rochester. Please contact Ginny Wong for more information.  Ginny Wong  507-289-8762

CHECK THIS OUT!! These RARH members – went to the Cross Lake Retreat this year and had a great time!