Guild Minutes September 10, 2016
Margie McConaghy, Carrie Bleak, Jo Van Winkle, Gina Caudillo & Mom Ginger, Claudia Quarisa, Sandi Steele, Heidi Ericson, Kendra Iwahashi, Ashley, Joe, and Kaylee Thibedeau, Hannah Woods, Alyce Brown, Marilyn Clarke, Nancy Pryor, Julie Svoboda, Sharie Jones, Virva Porcelli, Doris Woloszyn.
As of 8/12/16, our balance was $4420.82 with 44 members. We received $25.00 in dues, $15.00 for 3 spindle kits. We paid out $155.00 for the wooden wheels to make the spindles. Our balance as of 9/9/16 is $4305.82 with 45 members.
Celtic Fair, we will be in the Living History section. Set-up will be at 4 on Friday, 9/30, and tear down will be at 5 on Sunday 10/2. Please sign up for when you will be able to participate.
Nevada Day at the Historical Society will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. This will be free for demonstrators and $50.00 for sellers. Parking will not be an issue as UNR has no events scheduled on that day.
Mad Hatter Batt Party at our November meeting, 11/12. Sharie suggested that each person participating make up a 4 oz. box of fiber to trade for a fiber exchange. If you have any extra materials to donate, please bring them.
Virva has the contact information regarding a 60” LeClerc loom that is free to a new home. It will need to be moved with a truck.
Nancy reported that the Reno Fiber Guild will have a “Try Your Hand at Weaving” event at the South Valleys Library on Sept. 24 from 11-2.