Deadlines at a Glance

May 11 - Deadline for Chapter Sewing Retreat

Jul 1 - Deadline for Needle News

Oct 1 - Deadline for Needle News

Oct -  Annual Meeting ticket purchase



June 7: Special CAB Meeting


4-H Sew 4 Fun Camp

This year's 4-H Sewing Camp will be held from June 11th to the 15th at the 4-H Building on the Manatee Fair Grounds. This will be our 9th summer of partnership with 4-H. Contact Lou if you can volunteer or help with camp set up on June 8th. 



July 12-18: ASG Conference in Las Vegas

July 14: Stitchers Paradise bus trip to St Petersburg (event runs July 12-14). 

You can register directly for the Saturday bus trip ($40) online at: http://happyapplequilts.com/sarasotabus or call 813-925-9037. The bus will leave Bradenton (7386 52 Place East, Bradenton, Fl 34203 ) at 8:15 and arrive at the event at 10am. It will depart the event at 5pm to return to Bradenton around 7pm. 


Aug 10: CAB at President's Home 

Aug 15: Chapter Charity Sew at Waldemere Fire Station (2070 Waldemere Street, Sarasota)


September is International/National Sewing Month. Come visit and see what how our Neighborhood Groups use their love of sewing in our community.


Oct 12: CAB at President's Home


Nov 3rd - Annual Meeting and Elections at Geckos. 5351 Palmer Crossing Cir, Sarasota, FL 34233. Fun begins at 10AM. Ticket costs and registration deadline are not yet known. 


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.