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Visit Halcyon Yarn this summer!

If you’re visiting the area, we’re happy to help you find your way around, or you can check out maps, travel resources, and local attractions at

Driving Directions to Halcyon Yarn in Bath, Maine, are here: DIRECTIONS


Monday – Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

(closed Tuesday July 4th)


Maine Yarn Cruise & Crawl

If you haven’t gotten your passport and tote bag yet, you’re missing out! Halcyon Yarn is participating in the Maine Yarn Cruise & Crawl and we have goodie bags loaded with free patterns when you buy your passport here. Shopping yarn in Maine this summer? You’ll receive deals at all 18 participating shops, plus the more you visit, the more chances you have to win great prizes all over the fiber-wonderful state of Maine!

The yarn crawl/cruise is underway now and lasts until Labor Day, Monday September 4th. Tote bags and passports are available here and we’ve got a great display of special items on sale especially for passport holders. These specials change regularly so stop in to see what’s new on sale. Plus, every time you shop you’re entered in both the monthly and grand prize drawings!

The June Prize at Halcyon Yarn is a goody bag featuring our Cupid’s Victim lace fingerless mitts pattern, and a skein of Malabrigo Silky Merino to make them from – perfect for cool summer nights! Plus a bottle of soak for washing your delightful delicates and a $10 Gift Card – all packed in a cute muslin project bag for hitting the road with your knitting…

More details here, or visit the Maine Yarn Cruise website for a calendar of all the goings on!


Heritage Days in Bath is Friday June 30th – Tuesday July 4th

Enjoy a great celebration in one of America’s most beautiful and welcoming small towns. Check out the Maine Artisan’s Marketplace in the newly refurbished Library Park, sidewalk sales, the Annual Chili & Chowder Festival, carnival rides, plus the parade, and fireworks over the river on the 4th! See the complete Heritage Days Schedule here.


We hope to see you at Halcyon Yarn this summer!

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Summer classes are filling up fast – sign up now!

(above, natural colors by Jackie Ottino Graf)

Summer has arrived, and with it plenty of inspiration! Stretch your creativity and try your hand at something new with a class at Halcyon Yarn. Our summer classes are filling up fast and we don’t want you to miss out.

Materials are generally included in all our classes, and equipment is either provided or available to rent if needed. Class sizes are limited so that every student receives plenty of personal attention. Plus, students receive great discounts on all the fiber arts goodies at the shop during and for the month after the class. Click below to see  full descriptions for each class!

Natural Dyeing with Jackie Ottino Graf

Saturday, July 8 • 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Indigo Dyeing with Jackie Ottino Graf

Sunday, July 9 • 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Felted Vessels with Susan Mills

Saturday, July 22 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Learn to Spin Yarn on the Drop Spindle with Lesley Fowler

Saturday, July 29 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Beginning Tatting with Elaine O’Donal (two day class)

Saturday, August 12 • 10:00 am – 2:30 pm & Sunday, August 13 • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Introduction to Rigid Heddle with Sherry Cochran (two day class)

Saturday and Sunday, August 26 – 27 • 9:30 am – 3:30 pm


Visit Halcyon Yarn at NEWS, July 13-16!

The New England Weavers Seminar (NEWS) is held every other year in western Massachusetts and we’re delighted to be a part of it again this year! Take incredible classes, shop the vendor hall, view artist submissions, and celebrate your craft with a wonderful group of weavers. Learn more about this great event for weavers of all skill levels here.


Make a class at Halcyon Yarn part of your Maine vacation (or staycation) this summer!

Register now, or give us a call or email with any questions! Halcyon Yarn is located in beautiful downtown Bath, just off of coastal Route One. We’re about 40 minutes north of Portland, about an hour south of Camden/Rockland, and approximately 2.5 hours from Boston. Directions here.

If you’re visiting the area, we’re happy to help you find your way around, or you can check out maps, travel resources, and local attractions at

We look forward to seeing you this summer!