Monday, 24 September 2012

Spring Sewing Retreat Day

Why don’t you join the Melbourne Modern Quilt Guild at our Spring Sewing Retreat…right here at home!!

“Super Saturday Sewing Retreat”

When : Saturday 13th October 2012 from 9.00am to 10.00pm

Where : GJ’s Discount Fabrics, 443 Lygon Street, Brunswick East 3057, phone 9380 2989

Cost : $49 for the day, which includes pizzas and salads for dinner, snacks and drinks, door prizes and giveaways by the hour, a special 20% discount at GJ’s for the day (not valid in conjuction with loyalty card), AND a fabulous guest speaker ….

Rita Hodge from Red Pepper Quilts! 

To secure your place for this event, you will need to register via Eventbrite on the website and 
prepay in full directly to GJ’s by no later than 30 September 2012.

We will need a minimum of 20 attendees registered and paid in full by this date for this event to go ahead, so please don’t delay in registering for this very special day. You can do this by dropping in to the store personally, sending a cheque or money order, or paying by credit card over the phone.

Please note the following fine print...we are unable to offer half-day rates or discounts and refunds will only be offered if the event is cancelled. If you have registered and paid and are unable to attend you may send a substitute as long as they are a MMQG member.

We will be ordering pizza suitable for vegetarian members for dinner, however we suggest that those who have other dietary requirements bring their own food, to be completely safe.
All attendees are asked to bring suitable lunch items to share, such as sandwiches, mini-quiches and salads. You will be contacted about this closer to the date, so we ensure a spread of dishes for our feast!

We will need a few helpers to coordinate lunch dishes, purchase drinks and snacks and help run the activities of the day, such as games and brain teasers
Please email your willingness to help for this event Now to

It is going to be a fabulous day-into-night event and a great opportunity for some truly serious sewing!!


Cas said...

oh no, thats the same date as our weekend away! what a bummer....I would have loved to go.

Michelle said...

I so wish I lived closer!! COuld do with a whole day of sewing. Oh well, better just have a lonesome retreat at my place instead!

Hope you have a fabulous day!

Katherine said...

Oh man! I wish I read this earlier! Although I am sure I would have talked myself out of it, convinced everyone else had superior talents to me