Feb 23 - Deadline for Expo Bus Trip
Apr 1 - Deadline for Needle News
Apr (?) - Deadline for Spring Fling Registration
May 11 - Deadline for Sewing Retreat
Jul 1 - Deadline for Needle News
Oct 1 - Deadline for Needle News
Oct - Annual Meeting ticket purchase
In March we host our ASG booth at the Heritage Festival in Manatee Village Historical Park. Heritage Days Open House events were from 11am to 4pm. People came to explore Manatee’s past through the arts, literature, music and dance. Food and craft vendors on site.
4-H Sew 4 Fun Camp
This year's 4-H Sewing Camp will be held from June 18th to the 22th at the 4-H Building on the Manatee Fair Grounds. This will be our 9th summer of partnership with 4-H.
September is International/National Sewing Month. Come visit and see what how our Neighborhood Groups use their love of sewing in our community.
Nov 3rd OR Nov 10th- tentative dates for our Annual Meeting and Elections. (We are searching for a venue.)
December is filled by Neighborhood Groups celebrating with holiday parties - and holiday dates may affect our normal NG meeting times and dates. We will post the luncheon registration and date/time changes to our NG, Calendar and Events pages as they become available.
mid Dec- Come visit our ASG booth in Manatee Village Historical Park. The Cracker Christmas Event begins with park opening at 11 AM and runs to 4 PM. Visit Father Christmas, Ebenezer Scrooge and enjoy seasonal choral, instrumental and dance performances. Free Parking. Admission is $5 for Adults, Children under 12 are free. Address is at 1404 Manatee Ave, E.
On Friday, January 26th, June Colburn presented "Biology of Color" at the Jacaranda Library. We worked with swatches to practice color coordination, contrast and blending.