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My Sewing Room Special Bulletin - Alberta Flood 2013

Thoughts And Prayers

My Sewing Room extends our heart-felt thoughts and prayers to all of our family and friends in the sewing and quilting community. We hope that everyone remains safe and dry during this time.

If you need or want help in any way, please do not hesitate to ask.

Our store will remain open regular hours to support you and your families. But please - only travel when safe to do so.

What Can I Do To Help?

Stay home if you can and away from all areas affected.

Listen to the news and follow all instructions or evacuation orders.

Quilt Donations

If you have a finished quilt that you are willing to donate, please bring it in.

If you have a quilt that you are working on and are willing to donate it, please finish it at home and bring it in.

There is no immediate need, so please - only bring them in when safe to do so.

Scrap Fabric Donations

My Sewing Room is accepting fabric scraps suitable for quilts - cotton, flannel, batting.

Please cut them into:
SQUARES: 3", 4", 5" or 6" squares; or
STRIPS: strips of any width

Then bring them to the store.

Money Donations

Money donations are best sent to the Canadian Red Cross or other legitimate charities. Please be wary of anyone approaching you for money - it’s an unfortunate fact that some people will try to take advantage of people in situations like this.

Quilting Bee - Monday And Tuesday

My Sewing Room will be hosting a Quilting Bee in our Classroom to make quilts to be donated:

Monday & Tuesday, June 24th & 25th
9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
My Sewing Room
#148, 8228 Macleod Tr SE
Calgary, AB  T2H 2B8

What To Bring

Sewing machine with all required accessories;
Cutting mat;
Rotary cutter;
Rulers for cutting fabric (straight and squares):
Basic sewing supplies - pins, scissors, extra sewing machine needles, etc.

Bring your scrap fabric, pre-cut into squares and strips as per above if possible.

Classes Cancelled - Saturday And Sunday

The following classes will be postponed to a later date:

Saturday June 22, 2013

All About ME! Machine Embroidery
Software Sampler

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Double Wedding Ring

Those of you signed up already will be contacted with details.

Please keep an eye out for further announcements on our web site and Newsletter.

My Sewing Room

#148, 8228 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Phone: 403-252-3711
Hours: Mon. to Fri. 9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sat. 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sun. 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Holidays: Closed