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March 2009

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A stitch in time…

March 31, 2009
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A stitch in time saves at least nine lovely owls from an ordinary afternoon! Sunday-week-ago the Canberra Brown Owls met at their new base, the Downer Community Centre, to do a spot of stitching, eating and chatting. Our project this month was embroidery and so we traced and ironed and stitched to the soothing tones of the children’s tribal drum group in the room next door. It was lovely to meet a few new owls and get a feel for…

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Perth Meeting #2

March 29, 2009

Hidy-Ho fellow Brown Owlies…. Well we had our second meeting over here in Perth yesterday. We had it at a lovely little childrens wear store called BabyGoose in Inglewood which has a splendid area out of the back suitable for our meetings. It was an intimate affair with 5 people attending, but a good laugh and chin wag was had by all. Crafts crafted this month included Nicole knitting socks, Kylie knitting baby booties, Jess attaching buttons to the most…

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POSTPONED! Melbourne – Photo Safari – RSVP Now! – Melbourne Museum – 29th March at 2.30pm

March 23, 2009
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POSTPONED until JUNE! POSTPONED until JUNE! POSTPONED until JUNE! Limited to 25 girls. Please RSVP with your name and first initial of your surname too! The first 25 RSVPs are in! You need to bring a camera – there will be a photographic assignment! We’ll meet in the foyer of the Museum (near the big dinosaur!) at 2.30pm. If you are late we’ll be heading into the area with the taxidermied animals and the insects first! Find us there! It’s…

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Brown Owls Brisbane March Meet

March 22, 2009
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Brisbane Owlets met this morning for a good 3 hour session of stitching, eating and chatting. Our craft-a-long project for the day was embellished totes. Beautiful fabrics emerged from bags, patterns and books covered the table and the whirring of sewing machines filled the air…… ok, ok, it wasn’t all that peaceful especially when Em’s chatty machine started competing with the gurgling sound of the air con There was a hand stitching station, a sewing and pressing area, floor space…

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RSVP – Brown Owls Perth 28 March meeting

March 22, 2009

Calling all Perth Brown Owls – RSVP for the next meeting by leaving a comment on this post by Thursday 26 March, limit of 20. Date: Saturday 28 March Time: 2 to 4pm Venue: Baby Goose, 945 Beaufort Street, Inglewood. View Larger Map Tea and coffee available, $2 fee. Bring along a current project to work on, look forward to seeing you there!…

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Melbourne Meet – Monday 23 March – 6.30pm

March 21, 2009

Bookings are now OPEN for this Monday’s meeting – (and keep your eye on this very spot for details of the other meetings as discussed here. Bookings for NEXT Sunday’s Museum meet will open on Tuesday at 12noon.) Brown Owls – Melbourne Meet!THIS Monday 23rd March Union Club Hotel – 164 Gore St Fitzroy – Booking under BROWN OWLS/Pip – Meet Me at Mike’s – We’ll be sitting inside, and it’s a nice casual pub tucked just off Smith Street…

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RSVP for the Brisbane Meeting: Sunday 22 March

March 15, 2009
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(Photo courtesy Bec, cupcakes by Bel) Calling all Brisbane Brown Owls – RSVP for the next meeting by leaving a comment on this post Date: Sunday 22 March Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm (the room is booked for a few extra hours after this for those who want to keep crafting) Venue: Same as the last meeting. Recreation Room in Building 7 of Roma Street Parklands Apartments, Parkland Blvd, Brisbane. The Rec Room is on the ground floor of building 7.…

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Sydney Brown Owls – April Meeting

March 12, 2009
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[Image from bekahjah’s flickr stream.] Sydney Brown Owls are meeting again on April 1st. We’ll be breaking out our hooks and wool this month with crochet basics. Along with our in-house experts, we hope to have Shirley and C’s mom join us to help out. There could be a little knitting action too. If you’d like to join in the fun, be sure to bring a basic crochet hook and ball of yarn. As always, you’re welcome to bring your…

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Perth Brown Owls – schedule for 2009

March 10, 2009
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Howdy owly-type people. Us Prefects have gotten together and have scheduled our meetings for the rest of the year. Venue to be confirmed, time 2 to 4pm. 28 March – Easter Crafts. Bring your Easter crafty gifts along.CHANGED, now 2 May. (previously 25 April)30 May27 June25 July29 August26 September31 October28 November12 December – Christmas Extravaganza! Photo: totally pilfered from JessyB.…

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