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Stitchers By The Sea, Santa Cruz Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America

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Name:Stitchers By The Sea, Santa Cruz Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America
Primary Phone:831-475-1853
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:See Meeting Hours
Description:The Embroiderers' Guild Of America is an international organization that promotes the study and practice of the art of needle work. Our chapter is part of the Greater Pacific Region (GPR), which covers Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Hawaii, and British Columbia.

Meetings start at 7:00 pm and last about 2 hours. Each meeting consists of a business meeting, which typically lasts 30 minutes. After the business meeting there are refreshments and a stitching program.

Guests are welcome at our general membership meetings. You may visit twice and after that we request you join as a regular member. For more information please contact Elisa Papa at

FEES: The annual dues for SBTS in 2015 are $55. This includes membership in the national EGA organization ( and our region (, GPR. If you are already a member of EGA, you may join as a plural member and pay a portion of the dues.
Programs:The programs vary each month and cover a wide variety of techniques and methods. From time to time our program is a Stitch-In where we bring our current projects, enjoy the company of other stitchers, and stitch on whatever we brought to the meeting. Annual special events include a picnic in June and a holiday party in December in lieu of the regular general membership meetings.
Meetings:Monthly general membership meetings are held the second Monday of each month (except June & Dec) at the Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz Co., 1740 17th Ave,, Santa Cruz. In June and December, social events for SBTS members are held in lieu of the normal monthly meeting.
Publications:Region newsletter published three times a year
The Needle's Eye, monthly chapter newsletter
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:Open to those who share an interest
Fees:See website
Fee Amounts:
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Subject Headings
 Embroidery Clubs
Embroidery Instruction
Needlecraft Clubs
Private Nonprofits
This record last modified January 3, 2016

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