Sew and Sews

Updated: 5/6/2018

* Meets the First Wednesday of the month
* 5.30pm – 7.30pm at Mountain Greens Mobile Home Park Community Center
* 5140 Yelm Hwy. SE, Lacey

PLEASE CONTACT NG BEFORE ATTENDING FIRST MEETING IN CASE OF ANY CHANGES TO TIME OR LOCATION

The Formula: 3 Challenges, 3 Dine Out, 1 Excursion, 3 Classes, 1 Prep for Annual Meeting, and Holiday Gift Exchange. Meetings start at 5:30pm at the Mt. Greens Mobile Home Park, unless listed otherwise.

Leaders:
Ellen Daly (ellendaly@hotmail.com)  360-485-5253
Karen Jackson (roadking_27@msn.com) 360-943-9997

2018 Schedule

Date Activity Presenter
January 3 Dinner out – Tea Leaf II (Lacey). Start Beautiful Fabric Challenge  All
February 7 Finalize Sew Expo fashion show (bathrobes)

Form committee to organize July 11 Picnic in the Park

All
February 19 Presidents’ Day Sewing Day. Either at Mountain Greens or Kathleen M’s house. What’s our charity?  All
Feb 28 – Mar 4 Sew Expo NA
March 7 Meet at Mountain Greens: Recap of Sew Expo.

Start “Anyone Can Win (Make it with ASG)” Challenge (depending on ASG Notions magazine Spring 2018 issue)

Recap of Sew Expo.

All
April 4 Meet at Mountain Greens: Beautiful Fabric Challenge Reveal All
May 2 Meet at Mountain Greens: 3 Demo’s: Embroidery (Karen) Fair Isle Knitting (Vicki) Install a Zipper (Sherri or Sue W?) Karen, Vicki, Sherri/Sue W
June 6 Meet at Mountain Greens: Dyeing Scarves with Melanie Melanie
July 11 Picnic and ASG Meeting at local park.

Anyone Can Win (Make it with ASG) Challenge Reveal.

Discuss Annual Meeting Basket ideas for 2018 Annual Meeting

All
August 1 Meet at Mountain Greens: Quilt Bed Show by Beverly Dunavant.

Start of Make It Off the Free Table Challenge

All
August 12 Field Trip to Chehalis or ? All
September 7 Meet at Mountain Greens: Start 2019 calendar

Annual Meeting baskets

All
October 3 Meet at Mountain Greens: Finish Annual Meeting Baskets.

Round Robin Teaching tables: Wool Applique (Barbara S), Sew a Professional Button (Mary R), Button Bracelets (Jan)

Barbara S, Mary R, Jan
October 13 ASG Annual Meeting: Sew & Sews are responsible for Silent Auction Set-up and auction (details and instructions will be received from ASG)
November 7 Meet at Mountain Greens. Make It Off the Free Table Challenge Reveal All
December 5 Meet at Mountain Greens: Holiday party and gift exchange All

Extra Ideas: Pounding Flowers (Ellen) , Amish Potholders (Sammi), Paper Piecing (Kathleen)