Registration beginning Monday, March 20 online at or by calling 516-794-2570 option 3. Space is limited.  First week of registration for East Meadow School District residents only. Please attend all 4 sessions.

Joan Hodges describes herself as a fiber artist drawing on techniques and skills with cloth to create dolls, quilts and other items, such as handbags, hats and flowers. Joan has been quilting for a number of years, having been taught by Hempstead native Ora Kirkland. Joan has explored the various quilt patterns used during the time of the Underground Railroad. These are hands-on workshops. 

Please bring the following materials:

• Sewing machines – if you wish to do machine quilting

• Neutral or tan colored thread on the sewing machine and for hand quilting

• Straight pins

• Fabric scissors

• Hand Quilters, bring a quilting needle