American Needlepoint Guild

Gateway Chapter
St. Louis, Missouri


2016-2017 Programs

Needlenotes Newsletter

Meetings and Stitch-Ins


Standing Rules

Meeting Minutes

Chapter Officers

Membership Application (PDF)

Stitching Topics

St. Louis Area Exhibits



February Meetings
Thursday, February 16


Continue Our "Year of Fun" in February

Plan to join us Thursday, February 16, for a program lead by Judy Lewis. Being our Program Chair, Judy has experienced some of the up and downs of planning projects. While at our September meeting everyone in attendance was very excited about the scheduled February/ March Bargello project, when it came time for Judy to get organized for it, there was little reception.

Judy understood everyone loved the pattern, however, she also understood how we all have items in our stash that we would like to work on, too. Since Judy was concerned that the project would have taken too much time, she is bringing us a new project that will be as much fun but doesn't seem to be as time consuming. It is a checkerboard project that can be finished as a tray, a pillow, or a lap game board. See page 9 of the February Needlenotes for a picture of the project.

As the end result of this change, your project might become a great item in which you can finish yourself and send as a unique gift for someone or to keep as a family favorite. The stitch guide is only $12. Contact Judy before the meeting and she will email the instructions to you. This will give you a head-start. Please make your check payable to Gateway ANG. Judy hopes you all enjoy this new project.

Come join the fun and also sign-up for our additional remaining activities and stitching projects that have been planned for this year.
Hope to see you at our meetings!!

February Needlenotes Newsletter

Click here to read the February Needlenotes for our current member and chapter activities. There is more information in the newsletter about the the past activities with pictures of finished projects from our own members. Also, check-out the the Shop News for our advertisers. Spring will be coming soon and there are activities to attend.

If you have missed any previous newsletters, click here or click Needlenotes Newsletter under the Contents heading on the left side of this page.


Annual Spring Stitch-in Retreat
April 2, 2017

The annual Spring Stitch-in Retreat will be held on Sunday, April 2, 2017
at The Sign of the Arrow located at 9814 Clayton Road, St. Louis, MO 63124.

Cost for the retreat is $15.00.

Mail your check to reserve your space and make it payable to Gateway ANG.
Mail to Charlene Wall at 6529 Scanlan Avenue in St. Louis, MO 63139.

Stitching with friends is always a fun way to spend a Sunday afternoon!

Need a Ride to the Meetings??

Don't miss our meetings because you need a ride. Janice Marsh is your Ride Coordinator. Contact her and she will arrange a ride for you so you can join either our morning or evening meetings or both!! Janice might even arrange for a drive-thru at McDonald's to satisfy your cravings! Contact Janice!

Chapter Information

Phone Numbers, Mail and Email Addresses

Do we have your current phone and mailing addresses? Send any additions or corrections to Leigh Hullverson, Membership officer at

"Tri-fold" Brochure

Information about the Gateway ANG chapter can be found in the tri-fold brochure. It includes information about the nonprofit organization, programs, workshops, and events scheduled for 2016-2017. Use the link to the brochure and complete the membership application and join other members in the many needlework activities. If you are already a member, share this information with your friends and neighbors and share your interest in needlepoint.

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