Saturday, November 9

1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Seniors’ Center (The Barn), Dog Pound Rd./Clifton Municipal Complex, Clifton Ave. & Van Houten Ave., Clifton, NJ

State of the Chapter Report & Election of Officers: Election of our 2019 CAB officers; report on the status of ASG North Jersey Chapter and some plans for the upcoming year.

Guest speaker: Majorie Madfis, Yes She Can, Inc.  a non-profit organization dedicated to helping young women with autism and related disabilities develop transferable job skills and workplace social skills. It operates Girl AGain boutique  which seeks donations of gently used American Girl brand dolls, doll clothing, furniture, accessories and books. Bring a donation--gently used or newly-sewn!

Workshop: ASG member Orli Irgang will demonstrate how to convert a t-shirt into a high-neck, sleeveless raglan top. Supplies to bring: 1 extra large t-shirt, marking chalk or pen, fabric scissors, pins, needle and thread.
We will cut and mark the t-shirt, pin and/or thread baste and get it ready for sewing at home.


July 9-12, 2020
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Member Showcase: Bring something to “show off” during the Member Showcase segment. It could be a garment, a quilt, a craft . . . if it uses fabric, we want to applaud it!


Refreshments: Mid-afternoon coffee and tea will be provided. Please bring a dessert to share.


Stash for Cash: Your sewing room overflow may be someone else’s sewing treasure. Fabrics, patterns,  books, notions . . . bring them along! We ask that you leave a donation of 25¢ per item that you take home. The money collected goes into our chapter treasury for future programs.


Location: Seniors' Center (The Barn), Dog Pound Rd./Clifton Municipal Complex, Clifton Ave. & Van Houten Ave., Clifton, N.J.


As always, there is no charge for programs held at The Barn. However, we’d like to know that you are coming so we can plan our food. To RSVP, send an email to Please put “Annual Meeting” in the subject line. Pre-registration is not required but all who RSVP will be entered into a drawing for a door prize.


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