2015 Programs

Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings begin at 10 a.m. and will be held at the Warren Tavern (3S540 Second Street, Warrenville, IL 60555).

January 24 —Carding. Program leader: Mickey Anderson. Bring your wheel in working order (or a handspindle) and hand cards if you have them. Fibers and fleece for sampling will be provided. If you have questions on how to process a fleece you have, bring a sample, and we will help you decide how to proceed.

February 28 — Blending for color. Program leader: Jeanne DeVore.

March 28 — Combing. Program leader: Jane Plass.

April 24–26 — Annual spring retreat at Camp Emmaus in Mt. Morris, IL. $50.00 for two nights lodging; food not included. You may also come for just Saturday, April 25, for $6.00. Registrations are due March 28, 2015. The retreat flyer and registration form were sent to members with the February newsletter.

April 25 — Scrap challenge. Program leader: Sherry Johnson. Held at Camp Emmaus in Mt. Morris, IL during our spring retreat; $6.00 day camp fee if you aren't attending the retreat.

May 16 — Round robin wheel maintenance. Program leader: Annette Stock.

June 27 — Dye day. Program leaders: Mickey Anderson and Pat Lamesch. At a member's home.

July — No meeting

August — No meeting

September 26 — Drop spindles. Program leader: Vi Manning.

October 24 — Annual planning meeting/potluck lunch/Show & Tell prize drawing. Bring your program ideas for 2016 and a dish to share. At a member's home.

November 21Canceled due to snowstorm. Spin to weave. Program leader: Heather Winslow.

December — No meeting