2018 OHCG Annual

Inside the kaleidoscope

A thousand rugs and other lovingly crafted hookings. The mind boggles! And on the Sunday – when members of the public come for the Open House – the buzz is electric.

My eyes will glaze over and I’ll be experiencing sensory overload long before I’ve made my way through some 35 branch displays, the Theme, Beginner and Individual entries, the judged category pieces, the ‘Hook the logo’ collection and all the rest. But what a rush! <Read more>

Event details

Find 2018 Annual fillable registration forms on the OHCG website:

Branch display
Theme, Individual, Beginner displays

Sunday, May 6, the public is welcome to visit the incredible exhibition and treat themselves to some shopping during the Annual’s Open House. For details see the Open House poster.

You can also find booking codes for preferred rates at the Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa East and the Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa hotels; see the Event details page. Check back often for the latest on social activities, displays and more.


There are so many workshops and presentations! For all details about the education program, including two new workshops, check out Sessions to plan your Annual weekend.

Tourism info

Why not add extra time to your stay in the nation’s capital? There’s plenty to see and do while you’re here — and spouses or non-hooking friends may also be interested in the Tourism info page. Beyond attractions and what’s on while you’re here, you’ll find maps, transit information and useful links.