Yearly Archives: 2013

September Events

There are two workshops presented by Ellen Chester in September, so there is no general meeting.  A Lady’s Worke Box Workshop will be held on Saturday, September 7th, at the Wheaton Community Center from 8:30 to 4:30. A Needleworkers Sampler Huswif Workshop will be on Sunday, September 8th, at the

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Highlights of the July 2013 Picnic

We had good weather and a great time at the July picnic. We had lots of good food, but few desserts! Most of us ate inside where it was cool. There was a short business meeting to review upcoming events followed by a demo of the new website by Marilyn

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7/14/2013 Guild Picnic

Join us for our annual guild picnic at the home of Susan Balsai on Sunday, July 14th at 1:30. The guild will provide the main course, chips, drinks and paper goods. If you like, you can bring a salad, dessert or other goodies. It promises to be a casual afternoon

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9/7/2013 A Lady’s Worke Box Workshop

On Saturday, September 7th, Ellen Chester will teach the workshop A Lady’s Worke Box at the Wheaton Community Center.  The class time is 8:30 to 4:30. Project Description: Needlework, both plain and fancy, at one time played a very important role in the daily life of many girls and women.

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9/8/2013 A Needleworkers Sampler Huswif Workshop

On Sunday September 8th, Ellen Chester will present the workshop A Needleworkers Sampler Huswif at the Wheaton Community Center. The class time is 8:30 to 4:30. Project Description:  This lovely project can be finished as a framed sampler or as a huswif with a matching needlebook. A “huswif” or “hussif” is

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