Hard Core Inmates Coping With Prison Life By ‘Knitting Behind Bars.’ [Video]

1x1.trans Hard Core Inmates Coping With Prison Life By Knitting Behind Bars. [Video]

Check out this story about two retirees who started a program called, “Knitting Behind Bars,” which teaches hard core convicts how to knit with needles and yarn.

Lynn Zwerling and Sheila Rovelstad started the “Knitting Behind Bars” program at Jessup two years ago. In that time, they and their all-volunteer group have taught more than 100 prisoners to knit, while dozens more remain on the waiting list.

Watch the video below:


Photo/Video Credit: ABC NEWS

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