Past Programs

2017 May 18 – Guild Meeting (evening)

April 22, 2017

The next EVENING meeting of the Guild is: Th May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm West Point Grey Community Centre, 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC ** Important Motions will be brought to the membership for discussion and vote. ** ** Information will be distributed to members in advance of the meeting. **  We will start at 7:00 […]

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2017 Apr 20 – Guild Meeting (daytime)

April 12, 2017

The next DAYTIME meeting of the Guild is: Th Apr 20 @ 12:30 – 2:30 pm West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC guest speaker:  Anna Heywood Jones, on ” Tinctorial Cartographies“ * * * * * * * * * 10:45 am – Executive Meeting 11:30 am – Library opens 12:30 pm […]

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2017 Apr 12 – Memorial Lecture – T’ai Smith – Weaving & Writing at the Bauhaus

February 17, 2017

The Greater Vancouver Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild invites you to the annual MEMORIAL LECTURE Wednesday April 12  7:30 pm Creekside Community Centre 1 Athletes Way Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Presenter  T’ai Smith “Weaving and Writing at the Bauhaus”   Abstract: The Bauhaus School of Design in Germany, 1919-1933, is widely known for its contribution to […]

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2017 Mar 16 – Guild Meeting (evening)

February 7, 2017

The next EVENING meeting of the Guild is: Th Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC Guest speaker: Jean Kares   “Asian Historic Textiles: Influence and Inspiration” After many years of working as a textile artist and operating a publicly accessible studio on Granville Island, […]

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2017 Feb 16 – Guild Meeting (daytime)

January 23, 2017

The next DAYTIME meeting of the Guild is: Th Feb 16 @ 12:30 – 2:30 pm West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC guest speaker:  Felicia Lo, Founder & Creative Director of SweetGeorgia Yarns Inc., “Dyeing to Spin & Knit“ About 18 months ago, Felicia Lo fell off the fibre arts grid when […]

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2017 Mar 8 – Guided Tour – MOA Exhibit – “Layers of Influence”

December 22, 2016

RSVP Feb 22 to cabarr@shaw.ca  (click to link) UPDATE – Feb 18, 2017   GVWSG is organizing a visit to the MOA on Wed March 8, at 10:00 am. We will have a guided tour of the textile exhibit, with curator Jennifer Kramer. ** If you would like to attend please send an email by W […]

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2017 Jan 19 – Guild Meeting (evening)

October 23, 2016

 The next meeting of the Guild is: Th Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:30 – 9:30 pm West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC Guest speaker: Joanne Nakonechny “Carole Romanyk:  Weaving an Identify, Using the Past to Make the Present” Weaving provides us with many things and one of them is identity.  How […]

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2016 Sep 15 – Guild Meeting (evening)

September 14, 2016

The next meeting of the GVWSG is: Th Sep 15, 2016, from 7:30 – 9:30 pm Aberthau Mansion (click to link) West Point Grey Community Centre (click to link to Google Maps) 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC 5:45 pm – Executive Meeting (in the Lounge) 6:45 pm – Library opens 7:30 pm – The general meeting begins […]

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2016 Jan 21 – Guild Meeting & Guest Speaker

December 29, 2015

The next meeting of the Guild is: Thursday, January 21, 2016 7:30 – 9:30 pm Library open 6:45 – 7:15 pm Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver  BC featuring Guest Speaker: Trish Graham on Ghanaian Kente   Evening meetings:   The Executive Committee meets at 5:45 pm, in The Lounge.  The Library […]

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2015 Dec 17 – Program – Potluck & Gift Exchange

December 8, 2015

The Annual Holiday Potluck and Gift Exchange!!  Th Dec 17, 2015 @ 12:30 – 2:30 pm Aberthau Mansion (click to link) West Point Grey Community Centre 4397 West 2nd Avenue (click to link to Google Maps) Vancouver  BC Dec 17th is our annual holiday social meeting where we get to start off the meeting by eating great […]

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