Walnut Creek/East Bay Chapter

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Power Bags: 2020 Community Service Project

Posted by on Oct 23, 2020 in Community Service, Programs | 0 comments

Power Bags: 2020 Community Service Project

Four Power Bags From the Sew Powerful Website: In Zambia it’s the common cultural practice in both poor urban and remote village areas that girls stay home when they are on their period. This is because they don’t have a reliable product solution that they can afford. To avoid the risk of social embarrassment–they stay home. Disposable products are not the solution because there is no garbage collection, and the cost is an impossible barrier to overcome. A well-made reusable product that...

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Face Mask Shortage, can we help?

Posted by on Mar 27, 2020 in Community Service, Sewing Opportunities | 0 comments

Face Mask Shortage, can we help?

The following is a letter from our Chapter President, Diana Hotelling, The shortage of protective face masks for health care personnel is being widely reported. With COVID-19 concerns still in the forefront of our minds (and lives), the pressing question is: Is there anything we, as makers, can do to help? There are strong opinions on both sides of the conversation. Fabric masks won’t protect the wearer from droplet inhalation … Any barrier is better than no barrier … Several...

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Election and Installation of New Officers

Posted by on Nov 5, 2019 in Programs | 0 comments

Election and Installation of New Officers

Join us for the election, and installation of 2020 officers, Potluck and Cookie Exchange. Please see the instructions for the cookie exchange below.

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Fall Fashion Show and Luncheon

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019 in Programs, Show and Tell | 0 comments

Fall Fashion Show and Luncheon

Download this form describing your fashion show items here.

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Fall 2019 Community Service

Posted by on Aug 27, 2019 in Community Service, Programs | 0 comments

Fall 2019 Community Service

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