November 19th, 2017

It’s a special day when Judy brings in more of her wonderful knitted bears!  They will all go to children’s wards in Houston area hospitals.

Thank You for the Donation!

November 7th, 2017
  Memorial Hermann Hospital Southwest Auxililary presented a check to Janie Schmidt, Co-chair of Common Thread Circle, to show their appreciation for the handmade heart pillows and other items we have provided for their patients.

November 2017 Meeting Dates

October 31st, 2017

The Monday group of Common Thread Circle will meet on Mondays, November 6. 13, and 27th in Room D100 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.  There will be NO meeting 11/20.

The UMW Common Thread Circle will not meet Nov. 21st.  Enjoy your Thanksgiving week!

Happy Hands will resume meeting in January.

October 2017 Meeting Dates

September 29th, 2017

Mondays, October 2, 9, 16, and 30th, the Monday Group of Common Thread will meet in Room D100 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church from 2-4 p.m.  We will NOT meet on Monday, October 23. Be sure to visit the Hearts and Hands Market, Monday evening, October 23 for the Preview Party, or during the day on Tuesday, October 24 or Wednesday, October 25.

Tuesday, October 17, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in D100 at MDUMC from 9:30 – noon.

Wednesday, October 25, “Happy Hands” will meet to stuff and sew heart pillows at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from 9:30- 11:30 a.m.

September 11 meeting cancelled.

September 8th, 2017

Due to Hurrican Harvey, the Common Thread Circle meeting at Memorial Drive UMC has been cancelled on Monday, September 11th.

September 2017 Meeting Dates

August 28th, 2017

The Monday Group of Common Thread Circle will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room 100 from 2-4 p.m. on September 11, 18, and 25th.

The UMW Common Thread Circle will meet on Tuesday, September 19th, in Room 100 at  MDUMC from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

“Happy Hands” will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, Sept. 26th, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

August 2017 Meeting Dates

July 26th, 2017

On Mondays, August 7, 14, 21, and 28, the Monday Group of Common Thread Circle will meet from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in Room D100 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

Tuesday, August 15, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in Room D100  at MDUMC from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

Wednesday, August 23, “Happy Hands” will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

A Special Celebration

June 28th, 2017

Common Thread Meeting Dates – July 2017

June 28th, 2017

Common Thread Circle is celebrating!  We have distributed over 80,500 handmade items to patients in Houston Area Hospitals since 2008!

The Monday group of Common Thread will not meet on July 3rd due to the 4th of July Holiday, and we will not meet on July 17th, due to Vacation Bible School.

The Monday Common Thread group will meet from 2 – 4 p.m. on July 10, 24, and 31, in Room D200 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

The UMW Common Thread Circle will not meet in July due to Vacation Bible School.

“Happy Hands” will meet from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 26, at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church.

June 2017 Meeting Dates

May 26th, 2017

On Mondays, June 5, 12, 19, and 26th, the Monday Group of the Common Thread Circle will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D100 from 2 – 4 p.m.  Everyone is welcome to come help stuff or sew pillows closed, work on our little “critters” for children’s wards, knit or crochet caps, scarves, and blankets.

On Tuesday, June 20th, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet at MDUMC in Room D100 from 9:30 a.m. – noon.  Come help us celebrate our successful Hospital Project!

The “Happy Hands” group will meet at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, June 21st, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. to stuff and sew heart-shaped cough pillows.