On February 7th the Piecemakers enjoyed another fun meeting at Rosenelle's home. We started with a guest, Bill Sproat. Bill wanted to demonstrate the beautiful wood quilt ladders he makes & sells. He does beautiful work. Next we shared a lot of show & tells. Kelly shared a story about her daughter asking her if […]
Lynn Baker and Kay Breithaupt opened their homes to the Couples 313 potluck and card game in February and everyone enjoyed great food, fun social time and a little competition at the card table. Winners at Lynn’s included Lynn Baker, Paul Lingren, Kristine Frey and Vicki Wittenbrock. At Kay’s the winners were: Teresa Allen, Kay […]
22 EPWC members gathered at the home of Linda Haynsworth-Krueger for February Sip and Dip and then the fun began. This group always selects a theme for each event and this month it was all-black clothing. Lots of wine, yummy appetizers and animated conversation made for a memorable and enjoyable afternoon. One of the photos […]
A group of nine eager bowlers gathered at Lava Lanes this week to celebrate the strikes and spares and to groan about the gutter balls. Everyone has a fun time cheering each other on and catching up with friends between turns on the lane. This group is open to all EPWC members and guests (spouses, […]
Our troupe of playgoers hopped on the Orient Express with Ken Ludwig's adaptation of Agatha Christie's MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS at the Collaborative Theatre Project (CTP). The play was skillfully directed by Michael Jenkinson. The set direction and costumes (We loved the shoes!) were imaginative and transported us back to 1934, onboard a train […]
Nineteen fun-loving ladies gathered at the home of Gerene Leffingwell on Thursday, January 25 from 3 to 5. There was plenty of wine, yummy appetizers, and great camaraderie!! The theme for the month was wildly colored yoga pants/tops or anything comfortable. If interested in joining this group, please contact Brigitte Lemmerman.
A new committee of Sandi Smith, Diane Sproat, Joyce Lingren, Betsy Hase and Susan Smith have taken over management of the longtime EPWC Couples 313 activity group. Each of the members has specific duties to complete to keep the monthly gatherings organized. Each month will have 2 hosts who open their homes to as large […]
In January we met at Rosenelle's for mimosa's, treats while we shared & made plans for the new year. Rosenelle was wearing a new shirt she made. It is just lovely. Kelly had been busy finishing up UFO projects from years past and making a new bag. Terry had a lovely quilt with a colorful […]
Beginners Mah Jongg met at Wyn Lewis's home for a Lesson and Learn game. We had three coaches helping four of us. What a wonderful way to spend a dreary winter day. Thanks to Wyn for getting this group up and going. Our brain cells needed the stimulation.
On a wintry Tuesday afternoon nine avid readers cozied up at the home of Wyn Lewis to discuss The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate. The book was selected by Kate Coggin who was not able to join us. Wyn graciously opened her home after adjustments in the venue were needed. Sasha Weber our […]
The Piecemakers met on Friday, December 8th to celebrate Christmas together shopping & eating. We first met at Linda's house where Linda shared some of her latest creations. We carpooled to Gold Hill and went to Stitched on 2nd then on to Jacksonville for lunch at Bella Union. Kelly showed off a new bag she […]
Susan Smith opened her beautifully decorated home to a large group of EPWC members today for the December Sip and Dip gathering. Lots of food, wine and fun. Thanks, Susan, for hosting.
The Piecemakers, all shown here, spent a lovely pre-Christmas afternoon in Jacksonville, enjoying lunch at Bella Union, then shopping. Everyone was able to come!
It was pops and cracks at the EPWC Book Club Christmas Party hosted by Char Hoppe. Char provided the bubbly and Judith Fonarow surprised us with traditional English Christmas Crackers. An array of appetizers and desserts covered the table. We donned our colored paper hats (found inside each cracker) and talked of travel, both recent […]
Lori Petersen opened her home to a large group of EPWC Sip and Dip members all dressed in black and white and ready for fun. Lori had beautiful black and white decorated plates and napkins and her house set up for a large group to get comfy and enjoy some wine, food and great company. […]
Lori Miles and Teresa Allen both rolled turkeys (three strikes in a row) in a game this week. It is a big accomplishment for a bowler and we all shared in the celebrating. Guest, Katherine Kruse joined us and will soon be a new member of the EPWC. As always, we all had a good […]
2023’s last Couples 3-13 gatherings were held on November 18th at the homes of Teresa & Charlie Allen, Joyce & Paul Lingren and Diane & Bill Sproat. Good food, socializing, and laughter were enjoyed by all. It seemed to be couples’ night as both husbands and wives won at the card game! At the Allen’s […]
12 members gathered at the festive home of Ida Tolmie to savor some hot soup, cornbread and lots of bread pudding (Ida’s favorite). Ida had her home decorated with seasonal items including her favorite stuffed turkey. Everyone enjoyed some social time and the pleasure of sharing a good meal with friends. Thanks Ida for hosting […]
9 members and a guest hit the Elk Creek Trail on a glorious day and enjoyed the fall color, fresh air, good company and exercise. Part of the group completed 4 miles and the rest of the group hiked 7.5 miles. The longer group gathered on an old cabin foundation to sit and eat lunch […]
The Piecemakers met at Rosenelle’s to learn how to make a “No-Sew Scandinavian Star” ornament. We started with a show and tell. Sue showed off yet another rope basket, a large one that is so cool. Rosenelle was happy to show her completed embroidery project that is a beautiful Christmas tree skirt. Each of the […]
12 members gathered at the home of Gerene Leffingwell to enjoy a menu of “Soups and Sides From Around the World”. Sharyn Close served as co-host and together they created an enjoyable culinary event. Sharyn and Gerene selected the recipes from a variety of sources and each guest prepared an assigned dish. Some of the […]
It was a full house at Sip& Dip on October 26th. Everyone was in high spirits. Kris goes all out for Halloween. From the decorations to the Halloween “crack”, that we could not stop eating, it was SPOOKTACULAR! Thanks Kris for hosting.
Eight members and one guest gathered at Lava Lanes for our monthly bowling group. Cheryl Ryan joined us for the first time and Marie Rezab came as a guest of Maryann Hartmann. There were some strikes and happy dances and always lots of fun. Thanks to Lori Miles for organizing us each month.
The EPWC Theater Group got into the Halloween spirit by attending the play Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde at the Collaborative Theatre Project Sunday October 15th. You may not know the story by Robert Louis Stevenson or remember the movie with Spencer Tracy but it doesn’t matter. This Production does an excellent job of transporting […]
Angie Wells and Viki Brown served as co-leaders for the October hike which was attended by 7 members. It was a warm day and the trail was lined with trees showing beautiful color following the perimeter of Lost Creek Lake. The group divided into two sub-groups to accommodate those choosing to hike 3 or 6 […]