July 2016 Meeting Dates

June 24th, 2016

Monday, July 4th, Common Thread will not meet. Enjoy the holiday with your friends and family!

There will be no meeting on Monday, July 11th,  and there will be  no “pillow closing party” on Wednesday, July 13th.  (Memorial Drive United Methodist Church is having Vacation Bible School  that week.)

The Starbucks  group will meet on Mondays, July 18 and July 25, in Room D126 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

Tuesday, July 19, the Common Thread Circle of United Methodist Women will meet in Room D126 from 9:30 a.m. until noon.

Wednesday, July 27, the Happy Hands group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from 9:30-11:00 a.m.

June 2016 Meeting Dates

May 27th, 2016

Our “Starbucks Group” will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D126 on  Mondays, June 6, 13, 20, and 27, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

We will have a “Pillow Closing Party” on Wednesday, June 8, at MDUMC in Room D220 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

On Tuesday, June 21, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in Room D126 at 9:30 a.m. – noon.

Wednesday, June 22, the “Happy Hands” group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

“Little Critters” for Children

May 24th, 2016

Common Thread Circle member Joyce Wolf loves to sew our “little critters” for the children in Houston area hospitals!Joyce

Memorial Hermann Southwest Auxiliary Visitors

April 28th, 2016
042516Common Thread officers were delighted to receive a donation from the Auxiliary when Marie Raymond, Laverne Norman, and Cheryl Riedle visited the Starbucks group on March 25th!

 

May 2016 Meeting Dates

April 21st, 2016

The “Starbucks group” of Common Thread Circle will meet on Mondays, May 2, 9, 16, and 23rd in Room D126 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church from 2-4 p.m.  We will NOT meet on Monday May 30 (Memorial Day).

We will have a “Pillow Closing ” Party  in Room D220 at Memorial Drive UMC on Wednesday, May 11th,  from 1-3 p.m.

On Tuesday, May 17th,  the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in Room D126 at Memorial Drive UMC from 9:30 a.m. until noon.

The Happy Hands group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, May 25th,  from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Common Thread Circle will continue to meet through the summer months.  Check the web site for dates each month.

Charles Comes to Visit

March 31st, 2016

Our Monday Starbucks group was surprised and delighted when Charles Peirsol, manager of Town & Country Starbucks, came to our meeting! Due to their renovations, we are no longer able to meet at Starbucks, but we miss Charles and his staff, who supported our Common Thread Circle and our hospital project for many years!

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April 2016 Meeting Dates

March 25th, 2016

The Starbucks Monday group of Common Thread Circle will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D126 on Mondays, April 4, 11, 18, and 25th, from 2-4 p.m.

We will not have a pillow closing party in April.

The UMW Common Thread Circle will meet on Tuesday, April 19th, in Room D126 from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

The “Happy Hands” group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from 9 – 11:30 a.m. on April 27th.

Monday Common Thread Group

March 23rd, 2016

Our Monday Starbucks group now meets at Memorial Drive UMC and continues to make items for patients in Houston area hospitals.

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March 2016 Meeting Dates

February 26th, 2016

Mondays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28th, Common Thread will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D126 from 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 9, Common Thread will be having a Closing Pillow Party at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in room D220 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 15, the Circle will meet at MDUMC in Room D126 from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

Wednesday, March 23, the Happy Hands group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from :30-11:00 a.m.

 

Premie Caps

February 14th, 2016

IMG_5843Common Thread member Joan Adler made caps for premature babies in area hospitals.