GRASG Annual Picnic & Tour of Paws with a Cause

GRASG Annual Picnic

Join us for Picnic this year.  Come for the day's events or just for part of the day.  See times, places and events below.  We always have a great time together and would love to see you.

WHAT:  Tour PAWS with a CAUSE facility and see dogs in training.  This year's picnic will begin at Paws with a Cause where we can tour the building and see dogs in training.  Paws has been delighted with the sewing help provided by our very own ASG chapter and has invited us to come visit.

WHEN:  August 13, 2024 at 12:30 PM

WHERE:  Paws with a Cause

               4646 Division

               Wayland MI

After the tour, we will be driving to our Picnic site for a service project and potluck dinner.


WHAT:  PICNIC SERVICE PROJECT,  where we will focus on helping make blankets and tote bags for Safe Haven.

WHEN:  August 13, 2:00 pm

WHERE:  1st Presbyterian Church

                  403 N M-37 Hwy

                  Hastings, MI

BRING:  Fleece 2 yd or more

               Tote bag fabrics

               Sewing machine or Serger     

               Basic Sewing Supplies:  pins, thread, scissors, rotary cutter, ruler/tape measure, etc.



WHEN:   August 13, 6:00 pm

WHERE:  1st Presbyterian Church

                  403 N M-37 Hwy

                  Hastings, MI

BRING:  Your place settings and a dish to pass.


Garage Sale at Fulton Street Market

GRASG Rummage Sale

WHAT:  GRASG is busy collecting and planning for a Garage Sale and Craft Make-it, Take-it at the Fulton Street Market.  We have the building and are busily cleaning out our stashes and sewing supply drawers for the event.  So far, we have an assortment of fabric, thread cones, elastic, trims, partially finished projects and so much more.  GRASG is one of many vendors at this special sale.   If you are a sewist, you will not want to miss the bargains galore at this event.  

WHERE:  Fulton Street Farmer's Market at Fulton and Fuller, in the special building


WHEN:  11:00am-4:00 pm, Sunday, September 29, 2024

Fall Retreat at Shipshewana

2024 GRASG Sewing Retreat

Thursday, October 17, 2024 - Sunday, October 20, 2024


4 days, 3 nights

3 breakfasts

3 Evening Catered meals


Single Occupancy   -   $700

Double Occupancy   -   $430

Triple Occupancy   -   $380

Non Member   -   $50  (So why not join instead of this fee?)


Makes Checks Payable to GRASG with "Fall Retreat" in Memo line.

Mail to:  Nancy Jackson

                 PO Box 245

                 Middleville MI 49333


Questions?  Contact:

Nancy 269.795.1290

Nancy Bender......cell: 269.908.0490 


Explore the Feats of the Special Feet was great!

WHAT:  Jill McCloy,,

will lead an all-day exploration and Project Make & Take

WHEN:  Wednesday, April 10, 2024,  9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

WHERE:  St. Paul Lutheran Church, 8436 Kraft Ave, Caledonia, MI 40316.


LUNCH: was provided. (Chicken salad, ham or turkey sandwiches, vegetable tray; fruit tray, water, and cookies included).