2022 EVENTS & ACTIVITIES


Zoom WW

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month beginning at 10:00 AM

Location: On Zoom (to get the link, go to our Home Page, scroll down to the calendar, locate the event and open it to locate the zoom link.) The link is sent to all members as a Blast Out. Contact us to be added to the Blast Out list or need to contact our Events Chair, Julie. 

 

For the best security, register your email address for a Zoom account, download the Zoom app/client and log in to join us. You can watch this video on how to sign into a zoom meeting if you choose not to register. New to zoom? Go to zoom.us 

 

Subscribe to or visit our Chapter Calendar to find the Zoom join link and information

 

You can help out by offering your program ideas and demos.


Zoom WW Programs

Sep 21, on Zoom. Topic: Making a tool organizer

Time: 10-11:30 am  

     Wednesday, September 21, Helaine and Marsha will be presenting a standing Tool Organizer.

She will be using the Karen Montgomery pattern, which you can purchase for $2.50, at The Quilt Company, using the link below.  She will have tips on how to navigate this pattern more successfully.

https://batiks.com/products/at-your-fingertips-pattern-the-quilt-company

There are also free patterns on the internet

When you make this project, you will need a 5x7 plastic stand.


Oct 19, on Zoom. Topic: Reverse applique with Kathleen C.

Time: 10-11.30 am  

 

Nov 16, on Zoom. Topic: Fiber Art Project with Jann S.

Time: 10-11:30 am  

 

Dec 21- Zoom Holiday Party

Time: 10-11:30 am 


Special Chapter & ASG Events


 

SEPTEMBER: Community Service Programs – Two dates, two locations – making it twice the fun 😊. 

Saturday, Sept 10- Bring a friend to the CSS meeting to assist with Walker Bags and NICU Scent Cloths. 

Monday, Sept 26- Bring a friend to the SC meeting to assist with Walker Bags and catheter covers. 

 

Annual Meeting

Date: October 15, 2022

Time: 9:45AM – 2:30PM

Location: Meadows Country Club

Address: 3101 Longmeadow, Sarasota, FL

Tickets:  Members- $35.00; Non Members- $45.00 

Tickets available Aug 13 to Oct 10

Payable cash or check. NO WALKINS, NO "pay at door", NO REFUNDS

Contact: Neighborhood Group Leader for Tickets

Each Neighborhood Group will supply a basket to be raffled and there will also be a 50/50 raffle.

 

Join us for our Annual Meeting which includes the election of our officers for next year, lunch, camaraderie, raffles, and a guest speaker and trunk show. Maggie Dillion will take us on a journey through quilts that combine portraiture, traditional techniques and fine art. Hear the stories behind the creation of many award-winning quilts and leave inspired to try something new!

 

Maggie has won a number of awards in fine art exhibitions and textile art shows, including first place in Florida’s finest, Art Center Sarasota, 2018. Her work and articles have been published in books and magazines such as "art quilting studio: series showcase" and "dare to dance: an art quilt challenge."  

      

Meal choices are selected at sign-up.

 

Meal choices:         Meat (both are gluten free) or Vegetarian (Vegan on request)


Grilled Petite Filet of Beef                 Three Cheese Ravioli

Port Demi Sauce                                 with Roasted Seasonal Vegetables

Lyonnaise Potatoes                             in a Brown Butter sauce with fresh vegetables

Sauteed Green Beans                          in a light lemon sauce              

with Grape tomatoes

 

       OR

 

Grilled Dijon Salmon

Brushed with Dijon

Wild Rice Pilaf

Green Beans

 

 

 

Dec 17: Chapter Holiday Party at Gulf Gate library in Sarasota- details to be announced 


Selective Programs are archived for viewing (recordings, slideshows, pdfs) in our Members Only Area under Recordings


Community Service: We track our reported volunteer time and money donations and report the information to CAB. If you sew for local, national and international charity agencies and organizations please download and submit the form to your NG Leader. 

 

“Good Friendship is sewn with care.
and measured by kindness.”

 

"Happiness Adds and Multiplies as we Share it with Others"


Social Media

 

Thanks to Robin, our Social Media Manager, you can now Join or Follow us on our Facebook Page!


Send your ASG event photos, burbs, video clips and news items to Robin so she can post what you are doing to our Social Media accounts. 

Start posting about us and linking back to us on your Social Media accounts. Thanks!

Ready to join us on Instagram? Robin has us covered! If you have an IG account, our handle is: srqasg