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Ruth Haring will be showing you how to complete a soft topped bonnet with a straw brim. Ruth has been making these for herself and her daughters for years and will share some of her newest tips. Participants to this ZOOM event will see examples and step by step instructions on creating your own bonnet from basically a straw sun hat or visor and some fabric. A materials list and written instructions will be provided after you register.
Free for 2021 WRS members
$5 to non-members (consider becoming a member for $25/year)
Still hoping that good weather and healthy air will coincide and we can have this event
Let us stroll in the Kubota Garden! This distinctive Northwest/Japanese 20 acre Garden is alive with blooms around this time of year. You may bring a picnic for after the stroll .
Wear your best Regency walking outfit, sturdy walking shoes for gravel paths, parasols and bonnets! FREE ! (There is no admission fee for this garden.)
Here is a link to more information about the Kubota Garden.
October 2021 (early) (is it’s safe to gather by that time)
Cards, fun costumes, snacks, and a Regency swap meet
(No kill) Regency Hunt and
A Hunt Breakfast
For Autumn of 2021 if we are safe to gather at that time.
We are excited to work with the Woodbrook Hunt Club in Lakewood again!
at Fernhill Library (Tacoma Public Library)
It it is safe to gather by that time
Join us for a sewing day!
We have had a lot of fun and made a lot of progress on projects when we meet up and help each other with our costuming. We are negotiating with spaces and plan more of these “sewing days” this year — follow this space for more information soon!
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Virtual Tea Party
Gather via Zoom in your own safe space for tea, talk and maybe a little hand sewing – it’s up to you how far you take the fun. As always, Regency costume is admired but not required.
POSTPONED AS THE LADY WASHINGTON IS NOT SAILING OUTSIDE OF HER HOME HARBOR THIS YEAR
Summer Picnic and Performances
Washington Regency Society’s Summer Virtual Picnic
We all take to our own gardens with our own picnics, where we will meet virtually Via ZOOM !
Set up your tea table, don your Regency Sunday best, re-trim your bonnet! ~ Of course Costumes admired but not required!
We can gather in our Morning dress or “dishabille” (or not in costume if you prefer but please keep it “G rated”.) Bring along your hand sewing or set up your computer next to your sewing machine – there are no rules other than our standing rule “Be excellent to each other”.
February 2, 2020
Federal Way Library
You may click here to see some more of our past events.
WRS REFUND POLICY (This policy was adopted on 5/7/17)
• Deposits or full amount must be received by the published deadline which is 30 days prior to the event unless otherwise specified.
• If the minimum number of people do not sign up by the deadline, the event will be canceled, and money refunded.
• If an attendee cancels after the published deadline, no refund will be made.
• Attendance is transferable but the purchaser is responsible for finding a substitute.