Lighthouse Lacers

October 2018 Lighthouse Lacers Newsletter


Meetings will be held in the 2nd 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 September 8th meeting was attended by eight members. Vice-President Fran presided.  Hospice tree will be decorated October 13th at 1:00 p.m.  Keep track of your hours.

Favors are requested for the 2019 convention to be held in Spokane, WA
the week of July 21-27.  “Seeds of Lace” will be hosted by the Walla Walla and Spokane chapters.  Between 275 and 300 should be made. Suggestions included: mug rug, Kleenex holder, needle puller, scissor fob, cover for pillow, three corner hat, quiver, bag, or business size card with metric and standard ruler measurements.  Send your top three choices or alternative ideas to Rose Ann for discussion/decision at next meeting.

Discussion about demo at Maker’s Faire November 3rd, Pleasant Prairie Rex Plex.  This has been cancelled by organizers.

Jan brought some crochet threads and books for sharing. Diane is going on European tour that will include one day in Bruges

Deb Soderland brought the IOLI lace box. We enjoyed viewing the contents. Thanks again for obtaining and sharing with the group.

Potluck - Festival Food’s conference room secured for noon
on Dec 8th. They will cater.  We will order a selection of appetizers. New policy - We will only be able to book two meetings at a time in 2019, so check newsletter for correct meeting location.

October 13th - Decorate tree at Hospice Alliance, 10220 Prairie Ridge Blvd, Pleasant Prairie, WI at 1:00 p.m.

November 10th - Work meeting (convention favors and plan for next year)

December 8th - Holiday lunch, optional gift exchange, election of officers, dues collected.  
Noon start time.

Happy Lacing

Rose Ann Ambrowiak