Healey said she is glad to help out in her own way, but deflected any accolade.
“No pats on the back for me. There are people doing so much more (volunteering) than I am,” Healey said.
“If anyone can knit and purl, they can make a hat, it’s that simple. ... It’s something to do — I don’t feel so guilty sitting here watching TV because I’m knitting, too,” she said.
Bethany Bray can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and on Twitter @SalemNewsBB.
KNITTERS FOR NEWBORNS
To learn more, or get involved, call the Beverly Senior Center at 978-921-6017
Yarn donations are always needed (any type or color). Drop off donations at the senior center, 90 Colon St., Beverly