Sunday, October 02, 2005

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I guess that the requests for blankets for hurricane relief have come to an end. Thanks to all of you who contributed.

Please remember that if you hear of a child that needs one of our blankets to please let me know. We always have one that is ready to go out to a hurting child. We received over 500 blankets this month and they have gone out already. Unfortunately, there always seems to be a need.

Dolores

6 Comments:

Blogger Liz the Mighty Mezzo said...

I've already started a ripple blanket with the yellow yarn I got at the last meeting. I couldn't resist it.

11:02 PM  
Anonymous Kathy said...

i just hit the mother lode last time i went to Savers Milpitas; somebody cleaned out their project room and i got all their yarn (including 8 skeins of same color mix bright pastels yarns)

also gave my mother a Linus flyer and i'm sure she and her Soroptimists' chapter up in Sonora will be tracking down the closest chapter. Lots of quilters up there!

i am still interested in any leads anyone might have on blankets for vets -- discovered an amazing thing @ Walmart. Red Heart CAMOU pattern yarn. Couldn't resist buying them out of it!

Kathy

3:08 PM  
Blogger San Jose Project Linus said...

I tried Svers today, but no yarn. Guess you have to keep going and just hit it lucky.
Dolores

5:25 PM  
Anonymous Kathy said...

which one? because i bought the San Jose one out of yarn a while back... B) (when i went there recently they had a few but nothing screamed to be included in a project...)

Kathy

12:48 PM  
Blogger San Jose Project Linus said...

I went to the one in Milpitas Where is the one in SJ

12:57 PM  
Anonymous Kathy said...

San Jose Savers is at the corner of Bascom and Stevens Creek. (reason you didn't find any yarn at Milpitas Savers is because i cleaned them out last Friday! They keep it in the back by the bedding. This time i even got some very thick goldenrod rug yarn with a knitting project started and one needle still attached. Wonder what i'll do with that since i don't knit)

5:00 PM  

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