Meetings Fourth Tuesday of Every Month at West Des Moines Christian Church
at 1 pm and 6:30 pm


Guild Retreats @ New Location

Our next retreats will be at our new location! The Newton Christian Conference Center at 5064 Lincoln St. Newton, Iowa 50208. 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. Mark your calendars to be sure you can set aside this time to sew with us every year!

Upcoming Retreat Dates

Spring _ April 11-14th, 2024
Fall _ October 24-27, 2024

Register for Spring 2024 Retreat

Registration is on a first-come basis and is limited to 40 participants and 5 day passes. We will accept registrations above this for a Waiting List. Your registration will be numbered in the order received. Deadline for registration is March 28.

  1. Download the registration form in your preferred format with the buttons below.
  2. Complete the form and email or snail mail to the address on the form.
  3. Pay via Paypal (see below) or include a check with your mailed registration.
  4. Your registration is complete when payment is received. If paying via paypal be sure to include your Paypal email on the form so we can match you and your payment. Thank you!
Retreat Fee

Sew Bee It

Sew Bee It Sewing Socials are held twice a year, in January and July.

January 26 – 27, 2024
July 26 -27, 2024

Two great days to sew and visit with guild members. Held at the West Des Moines Christian Church. A great big, bright work space that’s so convenient to get to! Don’t miss this event!  Space is limited to 50 participants, so everyone gets your own work table! (No overnight accommodations included.)

The fee is $35.00 for members and $50.00 for non-members. 
Hours are:  Friday 9am – 10pm and Saturday  8am – 9pm

Registration information will be available closer to the event date.

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