PLEASE SAVE MILK BAGS

Seagrave United Church is collecting MILK
BAGS to
make woven mats
MILK BAG mats offer people without beds, an invaluable, durable and washable alternative to sleeping on the often cold and damp ground.

It takes more than 400 milk bags to make ONE adult sized mat.


Thank you for saving your MILK BAGS!!

Locations where you can leave your milk bag donation:
- Aunt Bee’s General Store, Seagrave
- Marlin Travel, Port Perry
- Seagrave United Church

Step 1 cutting  Step 2

             
Sorting the Milk Bags                                                              Cutting to Milk Bags

Step 3  Step 4
                                     Looping two milk bags together                                                           Looming the bags

Step 5
Hooking 6 loomed small mats into a adult mat.


For more information on Milk Bag Mats go to

  http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/windsor/milk-bags-crocheted-into-sleeping-mats-for-windsor-s-homeless-1.3040251 to see a CBC News account.
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