Lighthouse Lacers

February 2017 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter

The February 4, 2017 meeting was held at the Northside Library, 1500-27th Avenue, Kenosha, WI. Seven members were present. A good turnout in spite of the date change. 

Roster changes were made and are attached.

Next meeting will be demo at Kenosha Civil War Museum Expo, 5400 First Avenue, Kenosha, WI on March 11th.  Setup at 10:30, demo between 11:00 and 3:00.  Please let Rose Ann know if you are coming and what you will demo. Rose Ann Ambrowiak at 262-654-8280 or

Discussed having name tags and brochures about our group.

Window display - theme - "Lacing A Rainbow."  We have not found out what day or time to set up or take down. If you did the Russian tape lace butterflies- those would be great in the display. (February 28th is a Tuesday and March 31st is a Friday) There are three wall hangings, several handkerchiefs, wire flowers, butterflies and leaves ready for display.

Cathy has not heard back from Festival Foods regarding use of their community room for April 8th meeting.

Candy has volunteered her house for the potluck on June 10th.

April 8th - Work meeting. Turn in demo hours at that time. 
May 13th - Will check on video from library
June 10th - Potluck
Discussed not scheduling meetings in July and August
Sept 9th - Rose Ann not here, so Fran will lead meeting
October 14 - Work meeting
November 11th - retreat- wire bobbin lace suggested. Other techniques or teachers, please suggest.
December 9th - Potluck

Future events:

  • Great Lace Escape
    May 5, 6, 7, 2017
    Kensington Hotel
    3500 State Street
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108

  • Spokane Guild will also host "A Flurry Of Snowflakes" May 5, 6 & 7th.

  • Lafayette Lace Days - June 10th

  • 64th Annual IOLI Convention
    Sunday, July 16, 2017 -  Saturday, July 22, 2017
    Radisson Hotel Valley Forge
    1160 First Avenue
    King of Prussia, PA 19406

Happy Lacing

Rose Ann Ambrowiak