8/14: Notice that Sept and Oct meetings have changed:
Sept 4th & 25th meeting at El Dorado
Oct 9th @ El Dorado and Oct 23rd Halloween Party @ Debb's house
7/31: Janet is no longer a club member.
Our meeting place is changing. Come Sept 4th, 2014 we will be meeting at El Dorado Park in their side room 5:30pm-8:30pm. Marie Calendar's has asked us to return to their back room. They say we can have the room all the time and that we will not be bumped. The room is darker and the prices higher, club voted last meeting to stay with El Dorado.
Since the summer time is so busy the newsletter will be completed for July-Aug in Sept.
4/25: We will be having our first "Craft Competition" Sept 20th, 2014. Be sure to go through your finished projects or pick a new one to enter for a chance of winning by peer voting your 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place ribbons. Enjoy a day with other crafters and handmade items. Our Summer crafting party will be changed to Aug 7th at Debb's house, regular meeting times, we'll learn how to make tile necklaces Cost should be $10.00. All supplies will be there to make a selection of tile necklaces.
12/11:We had a fantastic Christmas dinner at Nino's our favorite Christmas place. Lots of wonderful gifts and song and food. Our charity bagging was also a wonderful night and I wanted to thank everyone for all their help and also to all those that donated to this year's charity. :) Our Christmas lights should be a fun evening on the 19th. Remember Jan 9th meeting @ Marie calendar's. MErry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our SnC!!!
5/1: We made our field trip to see Hobby Lobby in Victorville, everyone got something and we had lunch at Red Robin where Pat met up with a very good friend. IT was a fun day. After we got home Janet realized she was charged $24.95 for a $6.99 magazine. Apparently the clerk read the amount on the back of the magazine that was for a book you send for. Janet took the magazine and her receipt to the Hobby Lobby in HB and they gladly refunded her the $ That's great customer service gals!!!!
3/6: We had a great meeting, lots of raffle prizes donated, thank you to Alice, Patricia, Debb, and Cathy brought us all fresh Rosemary from her yard, thank you Cathy! Marcia brought a lot of cute Show n' Tell items to show she does stitch... :) And her HUGE stitching pin collection! Wow! Thank you Marcia. And Alice is learning to crochet off the loom...congrats to Alice, and Debb is teaching Cathy to crochet again, 3 cheers... :)
1/4: Great meeting last night, lots of fun and yummy food. Thank you all for the food. We discussed changes, voted in new members, raffles, club projects.
1/1: What's there to say about our Christmas lights bus tour? It was a huge success, I believe everyone enjoyed it. All the photos are posted.
12/07: We had a fabulous time at our Christmas dinner gift exchange. We sang, played a game, chatted, took lots of photos, [they are posted on our photo page] and shared laughs. 10 of us attended.
12/01: Today we went to the Norco Craft Fair and had a fun day. There were 8 of that went this year and Debb met her friend Mary who joined us at the fair. Everyone got yummy cookies and did loads of shopping. The fair was really busy and of course our friend the "pot-belly" pig was there, she sure has grown. Afterwards we had a late lunch at Bob's Big Boy, where Alice shared a large decadent chocolate and ice cream dessert. No one declined, of course. :)
11/02: If you have any patterns you want to be posted email them to Debb and they will be posted on the site under "patterns" under the "Newsletter" tab.
10/7: Remember we will be bringing our "RR" finished projects for Show n' Tell to the Nov 1st meeting
9/21: Remember that next meeting we will be giving our "RR" projects back to the original member who started it. We will have 1 month [till Nov 1st meeting] to finish it and bring it back to show off.
9/15: Sept 19th is our boat ride trip @ Alamitas
8/29: July-August Newsletter is posted
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