Meetings

Come to a meeting for free and check us out! We meet on the fourth Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM in the Ziemer Building at United Methodist Church, 501 Howe St. (enter parking lot from Monroe St). Here are some additional details about our meetings:

Most meetings have either a guest speaker, a guild member presentation on an embroidery technique, or a group led project. Check the newsletter and calendar below for specifics. We'd love to have you as a member. Join us ~ it really is fun..

Open Stitch

2024 Dates and Programs

NOTE: Our meetings start at 6:30 pm with social time from 6:00 - 6:30.

  • January 25: Zoom meeting - Part 1 – Sue Spargo Coin Purse, Rita, Yvonne & Kay
  • February 22: Zoom meeting - Guest Speaker - Celeste Chalasani – "Stumpwork: Then and Now"
  • March 14: NOTE DATE CHANGE - In Person. Stitches and Stems 2024 Show discussion, volunteer sign-ups. Bring in items for Boutique and Silent Auction
  • March 21 - 23: Stitches and Stems Show
  • April 2 and April 16: Zoom class with Celeste Chalasani - Stumpwork Coneflower
  • April 25: Part 2 – Sue Spargo Coin Purse, Rita, Yvonne & Kay
  • May 25: Pot Luck and Rummage Sale and Reveal your UFO project
  • June 22: Summer Open Stitch and Ambroisa Honey Education Program
  • July 27: Summer Open Stitch and Ambroisa Honey Education Program
  • August 22: Trunk Show with Linda B
  • September 26: Guest Speaker Dawn Donnelly
  • September 27-28: State Days with Dawn Donnelly
  • October 25: Part 1: Overdyed Spools with Bev F. and Lindi K.
  • November 21: Part 2: Overdyed Spools with Bev F. and Lindi K.
  • December TBD: Holiday Party and Ornament Exchange – date TBD

2024 Education Class - Ambroisa Honey by Karen Matze

2024 education project will be Ambroisa Honey ~ An Original Bargello and Needlepoint pattern. The pattern was designed by Karen Matze and published in Needlework Magazine - our EGA publication. Karen will help lead the project. Sign-up ends January 31, 2024. We will start the project in April. The guild will provide some of the supplies.