Lighthouse Lacers

June 2017 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter
June 10th - The potluck will be at Candy Klee's home, 4704 West 7 Mile Road, Caledonia, WI, 12:30 to 1:00 p.m. start time.  Please email or call Candy if you are attending.  Candy will provide beverages.  Bring your own lawn chair and dish to pass. 262-835-7728 or  RSVP by June 7th.

May 13th meeting was held at the Northside Library. Ten members were in attendance.

Rose Ann turned in 755 demo hours to IOLI. She brought blue index cards for the group to help us track the hours better between May 1 and April 30, 2018.  Demonstrating lace, travel time, prep time, gratis teaching, programs presented and other hours that promote lace are the categories to track. 

IOLI- would like guild pictures for their Facebook page.

Hospice tree for next year- will need to buy one.Fran has hangers and some ornaments. If anyone else has items they are storing for tree, let Rose Ann know.

Potluck- RSVP by June 7th.

Convention- Jan is going and she will report back in August

Next meeting - Aug 12th at Festival Foods on 80th Street, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Sept 9th - Meeting location TBD

Oct 14th - Meeting at Festival Foods

Nov 11th. Retreat.   Pat will teach Carrickmacross.  Let her know if you need a kit by the October meeting. This will be at 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Avalon Parc Clubhouse, potluck lunch. Remember, if you want to BYOP (bring your own project), there is plenty of space.

Cedarburg - Pat has been emailed for us to demo during the lace display (July 13th, through December 3rd). As of this date, July 16th and four people only suggested.  Pat Frieman coordinating.

Jane Scheef died April 26th.  Her estate informed us of a $300 donation.  We will discuss how to use this money at next meeting. Therese sent a card from the group to the family.  Barbara Gordon attended the services.

Dec 9th -  Potluck at Pat Frieman's. 

Sharing - Barbara had a tatted ornament, Trish handed out "Pilates in A Chair" instruction sheets, Cathy brought two lace books, Sylvia finished her bobbin lace flower basket, new bookmarks with chicken and eggs and three dimensional flowers,  Jan was willing to help with Marie Smith split chains and it is also on YouTube.  

Future events:

  • 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