No September meeting scheduled.
August 13th meeting was held at the Activity Room B Southside
Library, Kenosha. nine members were present. We had sharing of
projects from shawls, scarves, Christmas stocking to Sylvia's 50
plus ornaments for the Hospice Tree. Members who went to
convention shared their experiences from the IOLI Convention.
Good workshops and side tours. We received a CD and
thumbdrive with all patterns. The person who won our basket sent
a thank you note.
Next year, the 64th convention will be held the week of July
17th at the Valley Forge Casino, Radisson hotel, 1160 First
Avenue, King of Prussia, PA.
IOLI share box is found under "educational" if we want to order
for future meetings.
IOLI will be making reporting of hours available online.
With this a tree year, we should be over 1,000 hours. Make
sure you track and report either online or to the President in
SueAnna will file tax return so we can continue our non-profit
Reservation fee of $35 paid for Avalon ParK Clubhouse for
retreat to be reimbursed from group funds.
Nominating committee needs to select slate of officers for
- Sheep & Wool Festival (September 8-11, Jefferson County
Cathy is going either Friday or Sunday - check if she has room
for you to ride there. firstname.lastname@example.org
October 8th - tree trimming at Hospice, 10220 Prairie Ridge
Blvd., Pleasant Prairie, WI, 53158.
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: Patfrieman@gmail.com 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.
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
Other events mentioned - Palmetto Tat Days (SueAnna going),
Finger Lakes Lace Day, Pleasant Prairie Mini Maker Faire on November 26th and Lafayette Lace Days in April.