May 2016 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter
Meeting on April 9th was demo at the Northside library. Eight
members present demonstrated tatting, bobbin lace, Irish crochet
and Carrickmacross. We had several people stop
and look at our projects.
Window display had been well received and was taken down on
volunteer hours are due to Sue Anna by 5-1. These need to be
turned in to IOLI to assist in retention of our (and national
organization) tax free status. email: email@example.com
or phone 847-721-6515.
member Robin Lucareli from
email: firstname.lastname@example.org She travels to
yearly and does beautiful and colorful Carrickmacross lace.
Convention favor - at least one
basket will be donated by group. One started is a basket donated
by Pat who will make a liner with tatting shuttles motif. Cathy
made a necklace scissor fob/pin cushion utilizing Irish crochet
pattern. Sue Anna will donate a shuttle and Barbara some thread.
We will bring items to complete basket in June.
for convention starts 2-22. One of our members is teaching -
Marilee and several are going to take classes - Sue Anna and Jan
are already committed to going.
pm- Northside Library,
June 11 - potluck at Candy Klee,
4700 W 7 Mile Road,
Time to be established.
August 13 - report from convention
July 9 - work
July 16-23 IOLI
convention "Race to Make Lace"
Sept 10 - Sheep
& Wool Festival ( Sept 8-11, Jefferson County Fairgrounds).
As this is tree
year, some members suggested scheduling room and having a work
meeting if not attending the Sheep & Wool Festival.
Oct 8 -
tree trimming at Hospice. Jan will clarify date.
Nov 12 - retreat or
Dec 10 - potluck