Letter from the chair of the Southern branch of the Irish Patchwork Society
I hope you have all had a productive month and made the most of the very mixed weather. I feel guilty being out on Sunny days but it is soon made up for on the wet ones.
Following the AGM, the new committee is as follows;
Jane Horner -chair.
Tracy Wardle- secretary
Ann Prendagast- treasurer
Erin Case- PRO, Ed rep
Collette Carey- Membership Sec
Olivia O’Sullivan- exec rep
Thank you again to Eilish who gave a brilliant handover. If anyone is willing to serve on the committee, please contact a committee member.
Please note the following;
~The door payment for each meeting will increase to €4 for paid up members and €8 for guests.
~Any stalls, works for charity or items for display must be discussed at a meeting of the committee.
May’s meeting will be on SATURDAY 9th MAY at 10am We have called it a SOCIAL MEETING, we aim to give folks more time to chat and welcome the many new members we have. This will be a day for some ‘Social quilting’ so bring along whatever handwork project you’re working on. We also intend to have a bit more time for SHOW AND TELL this month and give your brilliant quilts their proper accolade. So bring them on!!!!
BOM – as we ran out of time for this last month , Erin will give us a catch up, can you believe it’s MONTH 4 already?
Killbora Quilt Shoppe and Ann Marie Hobbs will give a TALK on her quilting journey.
There will be the usual RAFFLE,
TEA & COFFEE will be provided but the cakes and biscuits are dependent on your generosity, and you have never let us down yet!
I do hope you are all watching Facebook, Erin does a great job in keeping us abreast of all the forthcoming events
PHEW! After all that…….. See you SATURDAY