Lighthouse Lacers

October 2016 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter

There was no September meeting as our president went to Palmetto Tatting Days and others went to the Sheep & Wool Festival.  It will be fun to hear about their experiences. 

October 8th - tree trimming at Hospice, 10220 Prairie Ridge Blvd., Pleasant Prairie, WI, 53158.
1:00 p.m.  I will be in Spain, so will see you at the November retreat. Fran will do meeting minutes. 

November 12th - 9 a.m. retreat.  Pat will be teaching Teneriffe. Only need to bring your own thread (20 or 30 weight as she has rest of supplies.) As usual, members can come and work on their own projects to enjoy the day. Potluck at lunch time. Location Avalon Park Clubhouse (same as last year). Let Pat know if you are coming: or 262-694-1372. She will email patterns to you and we can plan on appropriate amount of food and settings.  Entrance to complex is off of Green Bay Road across from Kenosha Water Utility and between the new Hanson Pool business and Sunset Ridge Mausoleum. You can put my address in for GPS directions - 6305 44th Street, Kenosha, WI.  My neighbor gave me a bag full of threads to share with the group. 
We can start thinking about topics for next year's meetings. 

December 10th - potluck and election of officers.  Pat has offered her house.  We will also have a gift exchange.  Dues of $6 paid at this meeting -  5120 106th St, Pleasant Prairie, WI.

Other events mentioned - Finger Lakes Lace Day, Pleasant Prairie Mini Maker Faire on November 26th and Lafayette Lace Days in April and then the convention in Philadelphia next year.

Happy Lacing