EGA Philadelphia Area Chapter

Events

Home     Events     Directions     Membership     Contact Us    

Newsletter     Gallery     Library    


   2015 Chapter Events

Dates     

Place

Event

Wed.,
March 4, 2015
6:30 pm

Panera Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Wed,
March 25, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Begin Petite Project Lacey Canvas Scissors Case. Participants should print out instructions and class list from member section of the EGA site. The materials list is in the instructions, PAC EGA will be supplying beige 18 count mono canvas for use in this project. If you'd like to use a different color canvas, please bring it to class.

Scissors Cases Scissors Case Detail

Wed.,
April 1, 2015
6:30 pm

Panera Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Wed.,
April 22, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Continue the Lacey Canvas Scissors Case project from March!

Wed.,
May 6, 2015
6:30 pm

Panera Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Wed,
May 27, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Learn to Knit a Washcloth

One of our members will be giving us an introduction to knitting! required materials will be posted soon

Wed.,
June 24, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Assemble kits to give as gifts

We'll be putting together mini-kits to give to folks who come chat with us at stitch ins or visitors who have never stitched before. Members will supply the materials, and we'll do an assembly line.

Wed,
July 22, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

make a square stitch beaded bracelet

One of our members will attend the Spring region meeting to learn the latest Take home a project - a square stitch beaded bracelet. Students will be provided a chart, and will select how to arrange their colors. We have not decided if we will be providing kits or if stitchers should bring their own materials.

Wed.,
August 26, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Study Hall!

Bring your current project and come hang out and chat for a couple hours. Hopefully this year we'll figure out how the a/c works!

Wed,
September 2, 2015
6:30pm

Panera Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Wed,
September 23, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Make Fleece Blankets for Outreach

Our main outreach program for 2015 is to make fleece blankets for the homeless. Members are asked to purchase 2 yards of fleece and bring it to this meeting. Blankets will then be donated to a local church that helps the homeless.

Wed,
October 7, 2015
6:30pm

Panera Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Wed,
October 28, 2015
7pm

St. Luke's, Devon

Program TBD

Wed,
November 4, 2015
6:30pm

Panera's Bread, King of Prussia

Board Meeting

Sat.,
November TBD, 2015
9:30am

Location TBD

Annual meeting and luncheon .


   Other Events of Interest

Dates     

Location

Event

May 15 - 16, 2015

Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, 105 Seminary Street, Pennsburg, PA

Penn Dry Goods Market

This event is hosted by the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, and is a textile-focused antiques show and sale with something for almost everyone, from the collector of fine samplers to the lover of vintage clothing and notions. Additionally, they offer sampler and needlework history lectures in conjunction with the Market. This year, they are hosting presentations on 19th century Berlin wool embroidery; connoisseurship of samplers with Amy Finkel; and Westtown School samplers, with Mary Brooks, to name just a few of the lectures available. Each lecture is $25 and attendees may register for as many, or as few, as they’d like plus free admission to the antique show comes with your lecture registration. Lunch is available on site plus textile exhibits to enjoy in our galleries. For more information go to the Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center website

January 15-18, 2016

Clarion Resort Fontainbleu Hotel, Ocean City,Maryland

Camp Wannastitch


Home     Events     Directions     Membership     Contact Us    

Newsletter     Gallery     Library