IHSW or International Hermit and Stitch Weekend always starts on the third Friday of the month. It's a chance to lock yourself away and focus on your stitching for the weekend. You can take part on your blog or via the Facebook page - IHSW on Facebook.
It looks like Friday is going to be my regular day for work so I take my current Just Nan Band Sampler in to stitch at lunchtime. This is Follow the Needle: