From President Lisa Davis:
I hope that you all had wonderful Thanksgivings. I’m sorry that our last meeting had to be cancelled, but there was nothing else to be done with the power outage and heavy winds. Because the meeting was cancelled, I want to remind you that our holiday luncheon and gift exchange is scheduled for January 10th, at the Willoughby Brewing Company (4057 Erie St, Willoughby, OH 44094) from noon until 2 pm. Because it is after the holiday rush, I was able to talk them into letting us order off of the regular menu, so you won’t have pick from a restricted number of items. If you’re curious, you can check out their menu on line, and there should be plenty of options for people on restricted diets. I do however need a head count, and was planning on passing around a sign up sheet at the last meeting (but the best laid plans of mice and men, yadda, yadda, yadda), so if you are planning on attending I need to get an email from you so I can let the restaurant know how many to prepare for.
drlad @ windstream .net (omit the spaces)
Apparently Farmpark has no power and does not expect to have it restored before 8 pm tonight. So they have cancelled activities, including our meeting.
For those intending to pay dues, you may mail your check made out to WRSW, to me at: Nora Eason, 11483 Robin Wood Lane, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023.
Please remember that 2015 dues are due and payable at the November 25 meeting.
If you are not sure whether you have paid, check the Roster page and scroll down to the 2015 Membership List.
I hope you are looking forward to Susan Powers' presentation of unique clothing and accessories from the 1950's, featuring "1947 The New Look", casual play outfits and suits for shopping. The outfits, shoes, hats and gloves are from her personal collection and it should be an excellent presentation, with models, too.
Susan Powers, a professor in Fashion Design at Ursuline College, will give a presentation about clothing and accessories from the 1950's, featuring "1947 The New Look", casual play outfits, and suits for shopping, among other things. She will also bring four models to wear the items: two of her students, Anna and Hannah; her daughter, Cassie; and her sister-in-law. The outfits, shoes, hats and gloves are from her personal collection of heritage clothing.
Our next meeting is Tuesday, October 28, at Lake Farmpark. We will be in the Exhibit Hall.
Come at 6 for socializing and set up your spinning wheels for our Spinning Wheel Test Drive. Forms for your wheel information will be available at the meeting.
The meeting starts at 7.