Lighthouse Lacers

March 2019 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter

Meetings will be held in the second floor conference room (by deli department and accessible by stairs and elevator) at Festival Foods, 3207-80th Street, Kenosha, WI, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

The Feb 9th meeting was attended by six members who braved the weather.

Rose Ann reviewed the following items:

**Retreat - email Jan by Monday March 4th if you will be doing the project. She will have pattern available at the March 9th meeting. You can do pricking. Will need six bobbin pairs of 80 weight thread (the passive pair can be metallic. Jan has several metallic shades she is willing to share). or 262-697-8913.

Barbara, Fran, Rose Ann, Therese, and Trish will be there for the Schneeberger lace.

The retreat is 9:00 - 3:30 with potluck lunch. Project or bring your own for the day.
Rose Ann-has not heard back from Hospice regarding the money raised by raffle.
Convention CD - Rose Ann is unsure who borrowed this.
Discussed additional alternative locations for meetings.
Luggage tags will be sent to convention.
Therese shared heart pattern that only needed four pairs of bobbins.

IOLI registration opened online Feb 15.
IOLI convention in
Spokane Valley, WA - July 21-27.
Theme is: Walla Walla Sweet Laces.

March 9th - Pricking and prep for retreat.
April 13th - All day retreat.
May 11 - Barbara will demonstrate the finer points of tatting with 1/2 inch buttons.
June 8th - Potluck at Candy Klee’ s home.
August 10th - Convention report.
September 14th
October 12rh
November 9th
December 14th - Holiday potluck.

Happy Lacing

Rose Ann Ambrowiak