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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 replaces their traditional method is the best solution....

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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 resources are now popping up to help makers know...

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Eco Fabrics with Dawn Pickering March 28, 2020

Posted by on Mar 9, 2020 in Community Service | 0 comments

Eco Fabrics with Dawn Pickering March 28, 2020

SATURDAY, March 28th, 2020
The Walnut Creek/East Bay Chapter of the American Sewing Guild Presents:
ECO FABRICS with Dawn Pickering

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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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August Jelly Roll Rug, Prep Required

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

August Jelly Roll Rug, Prep Required

Right up front, you need to know, your success and completion of the project will be closer if you scroll down to page 2 of the flyer, follow the instructions to prepare for this class.  

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Update to June Community Sew

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019 in Community Service | 0 comments

At the June 22, 2019 Community Service Program you all amazed me. Together, we completed 54 burping cloths, 32 baby bibs, 12 quilts and 4 receiving blankets – we did all this in one meeting! I am so proud of “us” and pleased that we can help the community through our love of sewing. Thank you for your participation and for being a fun and talented group of sewists. Our next Community Sew Day will be in September – a pillowcase challenge.

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July 2019 Program

Posted by on Jun 21, 2019 in Programs | 0 comments

July 2019 Program

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2019 Community Sew

Posted by on Jun 11, 2019 in Community Service | 0 comments

Community_Service_Flyer_June_2019

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