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Regional Day 2016 (Archive)

Sunday May 15th 2016

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EMREG Regional Day May 2016

Speaker  -  Alison Larkin -  "Stitches in Time: Recreating Historical Embroidery". 

Competition:  "All Creatures Great and Small"

For the last few years we have held our Regional Day at The Becket School, West Bridgford Nottingham; this is a venue central to the Region providing good space and on-site Parking. 

PROGRAMME  -  2016

10am Doors open
Free Tea and Coffee available all day.
Traders, Exhibitions, Fundraising, Raffles.

11.00 am Welcome. Updates from HQ and Region
12.30 pm  Lunch, enjoy Traders and Branch Stalls
12.45 - 1.15 (approx.) 
                Lecture Theatre closed for Judging Members Competition
1.15 - 2.15  Opportunity to place your vote for the Members' Competition.

2.30pm prompt start of Lecture by Alison Larkin
                Stitches in Time:
                   Recreating Historical Embroidery

Presentation of Prizes
Members Competition theme 
Young Embroiderers Competition
Sponsored by Coats Anchor. 
Regional Raffle
Chinese Raffles
Treasure Hunt Winner

4pm Tea and cakes - courtesy of West Bridgford Branch 

4.45pm Close

VENUE  -  2016

The School is close to M1 and is on a regular bus route from Nottingham railway Station and Tram Terminus at Station Street.

Traders  -  2016
Entaco  (John James Needles)
 Displays  -  2016
Young Embroiderers’
Summer School

Members Challenge 2016

Fundraising  -  2016

Tombola - Lincolnshire Branch
Chinese Raffle, Little Treasures - Chesterfield Branch
Susan's Stall - Trent and Erewash Valley Branch
Vintage Tea Party  -  Northamptonshire
Treasure Hunt - Derbyshire Branch
Chinese Raffle of Door Stops  -  Hinckley Branch
Decorated Calico Bags & Purses - Nottinghamshire Branch
Hoopla - a selection of items made from embroidery hoops - Regional Committee.
See poster attached below.

Ann Pocklington,
18 Jul 2016, 11:50