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


Sew Bee It

Join us for the next Sew Bee It sewing social!!
February 10-11, 2023

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!

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

Registration begins at the December Tea. Please bring your form & check. After the tea you may mail your registration.

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

Guild Retreats @ New Location

Our next retreats will be at 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 15% 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

2023 Dates Coming Soon

– Nan Earll, DMAQG Retreat Chair,