Thursday, September 10, 2015

2015 Finger Lakes Fiber Festival

Our chapter will be participating in the 2015 Finger Lakes Fiber Festival as exhibitors. 
Please Join us for the fun. 

The 2015 Festival dates are: 
 Saturday, September 19th (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM) 
 Sunday, September 20th  (10:00 AM to 4:00 PM) 

The Festival will be held at the Hemlock Fairgrounds which is located at 7370 Water St (Route 15A), Hemlock, New York 14466. 

The entry fee is $7.00 per person, 12 and under free. There is plenty of free parking available. 

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Our First Program Meeting ~ Fall 2015

It is time to start our 2015-2016 meeting schedule.  Where did the summer go?

Our first meeting will be on Wednesday, September 9 at 7PM at the Brighton Senior Center, 220 Idlewood Road, Rochester (use the entrance off of Winton Road).  

Some of us will be meeting for dinner at 5:30 at Root 31 Cafe and Eatery in Pittsford Plaza (3349 Monroe Avenue, Pittsford, 585-383-5660) if you would like to join us. Please note this is a different location from last year.    

Here is the agenda for our first meeting.

1. Shop talk - our local shops will be invited to share what is going on in their shop.

2. Please bring non-perishable food items in for donation to the Brighton Food Bank. The items must be non-perishable and in non-glass containers.  Cash donations will also be    accepted. This will be an on-going, monthly agenda item as a new outreach project of our chapter.        

3. Business Meeting 

4. Problem of the month - An explanation of this will be provided at the first meeting. 

5. Show and Share 

6. Survey – the Program Committee and Board will be asking for your input on our chapter meetings. 

7. First projects – please bring stitching projects from your early days as a stitcher for sharing with the group. Also bring recent projects or those you have been working on over        the summer so that we can see how your stitching has changed. 

Refreshments: Beryl Clymer

Hope to see you there.

Ruth Gustafson