Community Quilt Day 11/21/21
Time & Location
About the event
Our scrap basket is overflowing and it's time to turn them into beautiful scrappy blankets to donate to Journey Home. Journey Home is a local organization finding innovative solutions to end homelessness in Hartford. We are excited to be partnering again with them on this project!
COMMUNITY QUILT DAY DETAILS
-Community Quilt Day is open to all ages and all skill levels.
-Kids must be 8 years old or over to use a sewing machine.
-Kids not currently enrolled in an after school class must be accompanied by an adult.
-No sewing experience is necessary.
-If you don't want to so (or aren't old enough) we have plenty of work to do including sorting scraps, helping the sewers and more!
-Sign up is in 1 hour intervals but please feel free to sign up for as many as you can. Space is limited so please do not take a space if you won't be able to make it!
HOME GOODS DRIVE
We are also holding a drive for the items that Journey Home needs most including:
-twin/queen sheet sets
WANT TO SEW AT HOME?
If you would like to add to our quilts but can't attend please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. There are many ways you can help including making blocks at home with your scraps or ours or finishing the quilts once the tops are pieced!
SAFETY AND HEALTH PRECAUTIONS
-Attendance is limited to 8 people per hour to ensure that we can keep adequate space among all participants.
-Masks are required for the duration of the stay regardless of vaccination status.
-Machines and equipment will be cleaned in between shifts.
-Do not attend if you do not feel well or have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19.
-All participants are required to sign a waiver upon arrival.