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Regional Day 2018

Sunday May 13th 2018
Doors Open 10.0am - Welcome at 11.00am
Afternoon Lecture 2.00 pm
Tea and Cakes at end of day 4pm

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. We will be using it again in 2018.

We were for the first time in 2017 able to utilize most of the Atrium in the Becket School, and so are planning to expand the variety of Traders, Demonstrations and Stalls.
Suggestions as to local Groups who might be willing to come and share their skills would be welcome.

Volunteers to offer Taster Sessions would also be welcome.
Do you have a particular skill you could share?  If so please contact Pam Keeling - pamkeeling@clara.co.uk

The Madeira Lecture in the afternoon at 2.00 is to be by Sue Stone - http://womanwithafish.com

Competition: "Personal Memories of Stitch" - to be received by 10.30 on the day

Inspiration for the this Competition, written by Carolyn Merry has already been circulated to Branches, or can be viewed by clicking on the above title.  

Our new sponsors  - Aurifil -  will be providing 3 prizes.

VENUE  -  2018

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

Traders  -  2018

 
Others yet to be arranged.


 Displays  -  2018

To be Arranged.
Kickstart
Summer School


Members' Challenge 2018

Branch Fundraising Stalls  -  2018

Letter for Branch Stalls to be sent out in January 2018. 
These are allocated on a "first come - first served basis" so get thinking caps on and watch out for letter.

Taster Sessions - 2018

Will be held in the Refectory. The Sessions will lasts from 11.30 am - 1.30 pm, and are on the basis of “come and have a go” so not a formal workshop as such; members can drop in or out as they wish.

We have one volunteer for 2018 - more are needed.
Do you have a skill you are willing to share with members.   If so, please contact:
Pam Keeling - pamkeeling@clara.co.uk