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The studio will be closed on Friday April 12th & Saturday April 13th. You can find me at the Fibre at Fern Retreat in Orillia that weekend.

Our Promise

Here at A River of Yarn, our focus is to provide you with luxury knitting and crochet yarns, tools, and accessories at affordable prices. We believe that you shouldn’t have to spend a fortune to create a beautiful design. 

Always with an eye on current fashions, we specialize in offering a variety of brands and sources of yarn, including alpaca, wool, cotton, flax, hemp, and acrylics. Paired with our selection of kits and patterns, we’re sure that you’ll find something that will spark your creativity and let your dreams set sail.

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Owner, Tracy Minnema

Our studio

A River of Yarn is located on one of Canada's National Historic Sites, the Trent Severn Waterway.
Accessible by both land and water. You will find us just 5 minutes north of Rice Lake by boat, and 15 minutes south of Peterborough, Ontario, by car.

353 Kent's Bay Road, KEENE, Ontario K9J 6X8, CA



Thursday 3 pm - 7 pm

Friday 10 am - 3 pm

Saturday 10 am - 1 pm


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WE ARE A VERIFIED Knitted Knockers of Canada drop off LOCATION.

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Toronto Knitter's Guild

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Proud member of the Women's Business Network of Peterborough