Our mission is to further the understanding and enjoyment of beads, beadwork and other related techniques and mediums.
UMBS is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization open to anyone interested in beads
MEETING LOCATION FOR 2014!
The Wilder Foundation has a three story covered parking ramp and a covered walkway into the building.
Meetings start at 6:30 pm
To get us out of the construction and parking mess we will continue to meet at an alternate location for 2014. We plan to be back at the Textile Center in April only for our annual Demo & Do and for special events as noted!
Just get off 94 at the Lexington exit and go North. Turn into the driveway before White Castle.
** Snow Policy **
The monthly meeting will be canceled if 6 inches or more are predicted.
December * Holiday Party!
Monday, Dec. 1, 2014
There will not be a regular meeting. We will eat, drink and be MERRY instead!
Please bring commercially prepared food to share.
Per policy of the Wilder Center, homemade foods will not be allowed and we must abide by that.
You can decide to go in together on a dish if you like.
2014 marks our 25th Anniversary. The celebration was exceptional. We thank the following for sponsoring the gift bags and door prizes.
We have jut added several new Calls for Entry
Please check them out and start your project now!
Lark Books - Fire Mountain - Toho Beads - Crossings Gallery
Congrats to all those who won ribbons at the Minnesota State Fair in 2014
Click here for list of bead winners
Click here for list of metals winners
The GREEN LINE Light Rail Transit (LRT) is now functioning. Park and Ride to either location!
Special classes, when noted, will be at the Textile Center. There is additional parking East of the center in the former General Nano Systems lot.
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