Meetings Fourth Tuesday of Every Month at Des Moines Christian Church
at 1 pm and 7 pm


Sew Bee It

Sew Bee It sewing social is the mini retreat for guild members to sew together at the West Des Moines Christian Church without overnights. We have several each year. Details will be provided for the next event when available.

For more information contact Lisa Zbylicki 515-229-9496 or

Fall Retreat 2022 @ New Location

October 27-30, 2022

Come join us in our new location! Have fun and sew and make new friends in a dedicated sewing space for 4 whole days! You can bring snacks to share with others, a bunch of projects, and bedding and towels. This facility is cleaner, newer and nicer than what we had before. Crazy Redhead Quilting on the square in Newton offers us a 20% discount! Be sure to identify yourself as a retreater and THANK THEM for the discount.

Registration is on a first-come basis and is limited to 40 participants. We will accept registrations
above this for a wait list. Your registration will be numbered in the order received. The fee is $165
for members and $185 for non-members. It includes: three nights lodging, brunch on Fri., Sat., and
Sun., and dinner on Thur., Fri., and Sat., evenings. We open at 9 a.m. Please no early arrivals on

– Nan Earll, DMAQG Retreat Chair,