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Saturday, November 22, 2014

Blanket of Dreams 2014 - CCW Mary Seat - Park Ridge

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Mary Seat of Wisdom Clark Ministry Center
1335 S. Clifton Avenue
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-456-8267


Blanket of Dreams is an annual event and a labor of love sponsored by the Council of Catholic Women at Mary Seat of Wisdom Church where the entire community is invited to come make blankets for the needy. ----- 2014 marks the 13th Annual Blanket of Dreams, which is held at Mary Seat of Wisdom Clark Ministry Center from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.-- Come join us in making blankets for the homeless! Bring 2 to 4 yards of fleece and a pair of scissors to cut material. No need to know how to sew.

There is no need for a reservation and the event is free and open to sewers and non-sewers alike.
 
Come join us for this fun community event of making blankets for the homeless! Families, friends, neighbors, Girl Scouts, teen groups, clubs…all community members are welcome! OR, come by yourself and you'll meet a new friend. Come when you want between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm and stay as long as you can.
 
Free refreshments for blanket-makers all day.
 
Bring 2 to 4 yards of fleece and a pair of scissors to cut material. No need to know how to sew. If you do know how to sew, feel free to bring your sewing machine.
 
To make a baby blanket, please bring  2 yards of fleece
To make a child's Blanket, please bring  3 yards of fleece
To make an adult blanket, please bring  4 yards of fleece
 
Adult blankets are the most needed for the homeless population.
 
Blankets will be donated to Franciscan Outreach who serve over 350 homeless persons a day.
  
The blankets are blessed the following day at Mass before they are given to the needy. For more information, please contact Teri Collins via the info below.
 
No Registration Required
 
 
LOCATION:
Mary Seat of Wisdom Clark Ministry Center
1335 S. Clifton Avenue
(north of the west parking lot at Bonita Drive)
 
 
Teri Collins (Mary Seat CCW) click here to email

 
This annual event is sponsored by the Mary Seat of Wisdom Council of Catholic Women

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