Lighthouse Lacers

March 2018 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter

Reminder- no March meeting 

February 10th meeting was held at Festival Foods, 3207-80th Street, Kenosha, WI  between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Seven members were present. Items discussed included:

1. Christmas Tree for Hospice.  Keep track of hours used to make decorations.
Civil War Museum requested a demonstration on March 10th between 11:00 and 3:00 p.m. Fran, Cathy, Sue Anna, Jan, and Rose Ann will demo. We will not have a March meeting. We wound two dozen shuttles to be used for teaching tatting. The flyer is being updated, as are business cards.
3. Spring retreat by Jan "starts and finishes" will be held over two consecutive Saturdays in  April (14th and 21st) at the Avalon Parc Clubhouse. Please let Trish know if you are coming so we set up the appropriate number of tables and chairs, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. with potluck lunch. As usual, others can bring their other projects to work on and enjoy the day. Separate email will have choice of patterns to prepare ahead of time and number of bobbins to wind. 

4. Rose Ann let Northside Library know of decision not to put a display in the window this year. They will need six-month notice if we wish to do a future window.
5. Welcome new member: Rebecca (Becky) Prusak,, 414-308-2841 who joins us from Hales Corners.
6. Pat assisted people with Carrickmacross questions and other members worked on a variety of projects.

Meetings scheduled at Festival Foods, 3207-80th Street
, Kenosha, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted:

April 14th and 21st Retreat 9:00 - 3:00 p.m. Avalon Parc Clubhouse. Entrance to complex on Green Bay Road between Hanson Pool and Sunset Ridge Mausoleum.
May 12th: Working on ornaments for Hospice tree.
June 9th: Potluck/Location TBD.
July 22nd-28th: IOLI convention in San Antonio, TX.
August 11th: Convention report/Show and tell.
September 8th: Bring your Works In Progress.
October 13th: Decorate tree at Hospice.
November 10th: Work meeting.
December 8th - Holiday lunch/location TBD/election of officers.

Happy Lacing

Rose Ann Ambrowiak