The Common Thread Calendar for March 2017

February 28th, 2017

The UMW Common Thread Circle will meet on Tuesday, March 21, from 9:30 a.m. until noon in Room D126 at the Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

The Monday Common Thread Circle group will meet in Room D126 at MDUMC each Monday, March 6, 13, 20, and 27, from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The “Happy Hands” group of ladies at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church will meet on Wednesday, March 22, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., stuffing and sewing pillows.

Special Visitor

February 22nd, 2017

The Monday Group of Common Thread was happy to have a surprise visit from Charles Peirsol, manager of Town&Country Starbucks, this week!

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SPRING BRANCH PRESBYTERIAN WOMEN’S “HAPPY HANDS”

February 10th, 2017

Members of the Happy Hands group meet at their church on the 4th Wednesday of every month to stuff and sew pillows and make other items for the Common Thread Circle’s Hospital Project.  We appreciate all they do!

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January 23, 2017

January 29th, 2017

The Monday Group of Common Thread Circle on January 23, 2017

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Febraury 2017 Meeting Dates

January 24th, 2017

The Monday Group of Common Thread Circle will meet on Mondays, February 6, 13, 20, and 27th from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. in Room D126 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

Tuesday, February 21st, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet from 9:30 a.m. – noon in Room D126 at Memorial Drive UMC.

“Happy Hands” will meet from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 22nd, at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church.

January 2017 Meeting Dates

January 11th, 2017

The Monday Group of Common Thread Circle will meet on January 9, 16, 23, and 30th in Room D126 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church from 2-4 p.m.

Tuesday, January 17th, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in D126 at MDUMC from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

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

December 2016 Meeting Dates

November 24th, 2016

The Monday Group of the Common Thread Circle will meet on December 5, 12, and 19th from 2-4 p.m. in Room D126 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.  (Note: We will NOT meet December. 26 or January 2.  We will resume weekly meetings on Monday, January 9th.)

On Tuesday, December 6, Common Thread members are invited to attend the December meeting of the United Methodist Women at 11:00 a.m. in Wesley Hall. The Houston Tuesday Music Club Chorus will entertain, followed by a luncheon.  If you plan to stay for lunch, please make a reservation at the MDUMC Reception Desk.

On Tuesday, December 13, the UMW Common Thread Circle has been invited by the Music Circle to a joint meeting with the other circles in Wesley Hall.  We will gather at 10:00 a.m., have a business meeting at 10:30 a.m., and a then enjoy a special program to be presented by Deux Voix (Stephen Distad and Justin Langham) at 11:00 a.m.  A pot luck luncheon will follow.  If you would like to attend, please contact Marilyn MacRill.

The Pillow Closing Party on Wednesday, December 14th, has been cancelled.

The “Happy Hands” group of Spring Branch Presbyterian Church will not meet in December.

 

 

November 2016 Meeting Dates

October 28th, 2016

On November 7, 14, 21, and 28th, the Monday Group of Common Thread Circle will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D 126  from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Our Closing Pillow Party will be in Room D 220 at MDUMC on November 9th from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 15th, the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in Room D 126 from 9:30 a.m. – noon.

(Due to the holidays, the Happy Hands group will not meet in November or December.)

Meeting Dates for October 2016

September 25th, 2016

The Monday group of Common Thread Circle will meet at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Room D126 from 2-4 p.m. on Mondays, October 3, 10, 17, and 31st. We will not meet on Monday, October 24th because of the Hearts & Hands Holiday Market.   The Preview Party is Monday evening, October 24.  Tickets are $12 if purchased in advance, $15 that evening at the door. It is free to the public on Tuesday and Wednesday. Do plan to visit Hearts & Hands!  Profits from this 30th annual holiday market go to benefit women and children locally, nationally, and around the world.

On Wednesday, October 12, we will have a Pillow Closing Party in Room D220 at MDUMC from 1-3 p.m.

Tuesday, October 18th the UMW Common Thread Circle will meet in D126 from 9:30 a.m. until noon.

The Happy Hands group will meet on Wednesday, October 26 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at Spring Branch Presbyterian Church.

Teddy Bears!

September 22nd, 2016

Judy brings wonderful teddy bears she made to Common Thread to be distributed to young hospital patients in the Houston area this fall.

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