Threads of Kindness Sewing Club
Adkins Elementary School
After school club for 4th & 5th graders
Day/Time: Wednesday Afternoon 2:50-3:45 p.m. - Adkins Library
Beginning October 14, 2015
Permission forms due by Wed. Sept. 30, 2015
Members will follow directions from all club sponsors.
Members will attend all club meetings unless absent from school.
Members will be willing to fully participate in all club tasks: preparing fabrics, measuring, cutting patterns, ironing, hand-stitching, machine sewing, etc.
Members will exercise caution when using items such as: needles, pins, scissors, irons, sewing machines, etc.
Members will show kindness to everyone in the club.
Members are encouraged to bring a sewing machine to school on club days. (Machines will be kept in a secure area in the library until 2:50 p.m.)
Members must have their own transportation, and be picked up no later than 3:45 p.m. in the front of the school.
While every effort will be made to ensure safety for all club members, club sponsors, or the school, will not be held liable for any injury that may occur.
First club meeting will be held on Oct. 14, 2015.
Students interested in joining the club will need to submit a signed permission form by Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.
Permission forms are available in the library, or may be printed from the link below.
Some of our projects might include:
Tooth Fairy Pillows
Learn how to stitch a felt Tooth Fairy Pillow. These will be given to Nurse Kay, our school nurse. She may give these to students who lose a tooth at school.
These soft flannel "Lovies" will be donated to Cook's Children's hospital as part of their Stitch-a-Wish program which provides items to their young patients.
These pillowcases made from bright cheery fabrics will be donated to hospitals for their pediatric patients.
Tooth Fairy Pillows
Our Wish List
Scissors: small hand scissors and dressmaker shears
Straight pins: extra long with glass heads
Ironing board or ironing mats
Sewing needles: Crewel hand needles
Large Cutting mat - 24" x 36"
Quilter's ruler - 4" x 36"
Bobbins - size 15
Large clear totes for our supplies
Sewing machines: new, or gently used in good working order
Gift cards to these stores will allow us to buy fabric supplies needed for special charity projects: Joann Fabrics, Hobby Lobby, Wal-Mart, Hancock Fabrics