Sewing & Packing Days

Everyone is welcome to our happy group. We are friendly and inclusive and will make you welcome. Please feel free to email Carol for more information. We also send an email prior to each sewing day as a reminder.

What to bring   

For sewers – sewing machine or overlocker, basic tools, pins, machine needles and thread

For non-sewers – just you and some sharp scissors if you have them …we have lots to do and pack

Kids of helping age and small babies who are not mobile are welcome

We really appreciate a donation of multi undies (girls 10-12 or 12-14) or face washers on the day


For Fridays Carol will provide and prepare the morning tea – tea and coffee is available

For Sundays – morning/afternoon tea will be provided – please bring your lunch  (please note there is no oven or cooktop in the facility) There is a large fridge and urn.

Allergies/sensitivities – please bring food that you can eat as we cannot provide for every allergy/sensitivity though we do our best and there are usually gluten free options available for morning tea.

Location               Large Meeting Room

Building 1, Pearce Community Centre

Collett Place Pearce ACT

Parking      At back of building 1 or over the road at the Pearce Shops

Disabled access  One Disabled parking spot available – but access is very easy for all parking behind building one

No stairs or steps and there are separate disabled toileting facilities available

Canberra Friday Sewing Mornings

2019 dates

Dates of Friday sewing mornings – times 9.30am to 1pm 

20 January

22 February

22 March

26 April

No sewing day in May ….. see you in June 26th – Sunday

19 July

20 September

25 October

Sunday Quarterly Sewing Days – times 10am to 3pm

Held three or four times a year Large Meeting Room, Building 1, Pearce Community Centre…. Collett Place Pearce.

Bring a plate for lunch.

Hostess provides beverages and snacks for morning tea.

Dates of Sewing Days – Sundays 10am to 3pm

26th June

18 August

November To be advised

Please email Carol for further details