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Meeting Notes October 2019

Diablo Weavers Guild 
Meeting Notes
October 25, 2019

President Reba Siero welcomed everyone and opened the meeting at 10:00 a.m.

Guests:  Dawn Jacobson, Lea Brummer

Treasurer's Report:

If you have not paid your dues, they are $30, are due now.  The checking account has a balance of $964.44, and the savings balance is $1,004.00

Treasurer Vilija Deutschman will be moving, and Kris Peerand will take over for Vilija in March 2020.  A current balance sheet was passed for everyone to see.

CNCH:  Booklets for 2020 conference are available, and registration opens 11/1/19.  The conference theme is "The Artist Within".  Applications for grants for registration fees are due 11/1/19 and are not need based.  The conference will be held at the Regency Hyatt San Francisco Airport. Conference dates are April 3 - April 5, 2020.

Other conferences:  Complex Weavers Seminar July 15 - 22, 2020 in Knoxville, Tennessee, and HGA Convergence July 24 - 30, 2020, also in Knoxville.

There were no member announcements.


Paula Rafaela had information about possible workshops.

Picnic Project:  The theme is "Make It Work"  Member will select 3 small brown bags from one of the larger brown bags.  The yarn is 5/2 perle cotton. You must use all 3 colors, and you can add other fiber. 

Next was Show & Tell and a break for refreshments

The program was presented by Sandy Fisher and Durl Van Alstyne of Chico Flax. They are part of Fibershed.  More information at