Charity Sewing

Julie Elliot from Palliative Care ACT receiving heat packs and driver bags from Chris Bergin

the happy band of charity sewers

Stitch and Chat

Bette Hawkins has kindly volunteered her home again for 2019 from 10am-2.30pm at 59 Foliingsby St. Weston.

Bette will provide morning tea but please take your own lunch. Bring something to stitch or knit while you chat! Bette has increased the days to include some Tuesdays, so there will be a greater opportunity to go and enjoy company while achieving something! The dates for these sessions are:

Mondays: 4/2, 4/3, 1/4, 6/5

Tuesdays: 19/2, 19/3, 30/4, 21/5

Charity Sewing Day

WHAT: making syringe driver bags and heat packs for Palliative Care ACT
WHEN: Saturday 17 November 10am to 4pm
WHERE: Community Room at Araluen Village, 177 Badimara Street, Fisher

Morning tea and light lunch will be provided.
Donations of pre-washed good quality cotton fabric can be brought to November general meeting or to Araluen.
Fabric suitable for men, women and children is needed.

Cutting instructions for syringe driver bag
1 piece 18cm X 70 cm – for bag (or two pieces 18cm X 37cm – made with bottom seam)
1 piece 11cm X 120cm – for strap

Cutting instructions for heat pack
2 pieces 18cm X 33cm

November 14th General Meeting

Location: Woden Seniors Club, Corinna Street Phillip – enter hall at rear of building

Time: from 5:30pm; light supper available for $5; business meeting at 7:30pm

 Meeting activity – making something small to go in showbags.  You need to bring the materials required and some to share to make something small to go in the showbags for the Canberra Show 2019.  Some suggestions are – brooches, pin cushions, bookmarks – the list is endless.  Something you can make in half and hour or a little more.