EGA Event dates impacted by COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic several of our regional and chapter events have been rescheduled. We will keep the list below updated with the latest event changes. To know more about EGA events and for more information on the events below, please visit our Events page. Read our statement regarding EGA events and COVID-19.


2020 National Seminar: Boston Stitch Party in Boston, Massachusetts is being rescheduled. Click here to learn more.
Original date: September 4-8, 2020
New date: September 1-5, 2023

Great Lakes Region Seminar 2020: Vision of Stitches in Appleton, Wisconsin has been rescheduled.
Original date: April 22-26, 2020
New date: April 11-15, 2021

Mid-Eastern Region Seminar: Through the Stitching Glass in Corning NY has been rescheduled.
Original date: May 15-17, 2020
New date: April 30 – May 2, 2021

Carolinas Region Seminar: Crossing the Carolinas in Clemmons, NC is being rescheduled.
Original date: May 22-24, 2020.
New date: May 21-23, 2021.

Rocky Mountain Region Seminar: Rocky Mountain Roundup in Denver, CO is being rescheduled.
Original date: August 13-15, 2020.
New date: May 19-21, 2022

SOME Chapter’s Spring Getaway on March 2021 has been rescheduled to 2022.
New date: March 11-13, 2022

Cancelled or Temporarily Closed

Our Tennessee Valley Region Seminar 2021: Potluck Stitching scheduled for June 25-27, 2021 has been cancelled.

Our Mid-Atlantic Region Seminar 2020: Get Stitching Gettysburg, in PA previously rescheduled  from May 1-3, 2020 to 2021 to May 14-16, 2021, has been cancelled.

Our Fiber Forum Retreat 2020: Textiles and Meaning with Susan Brandeis, previously rescheduled to October 2020, has now been cancelled.

Our South Central Region Seminar 2020 Create a Vision, previously scheduled for June 10-13, 2020, has been cancelled.

Our TVR region seminar Share-a-stitch XL: 20/20 Stitches, previously scheduled for June 26-28, has been cancelled.

Our Greater Pacific Region Seminar 2020 Stitching Through Rose-Colored Glasses, previously scheduled for July 17-22, 2020 has been cancelled.

ESP: Isabella: A Ukrainian Whitework Sampler with artist Terri Bay has been cancelled.

Asian Fusion: An EGA Exhibition 2020 at EGA Headquarters is currently closed. You can see a gallery of the exhibition here.

24th Biennial Needle Art Show by the East Texas Embroiderers’ Guild in Tyler, TX., previously scheduled for March 27-28, 2020 has been cancelled.

Eighth Biennial Shoreline Stitchers Showcase in Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA., previously scheduled for March 28-29, 2020 has been cancelled.

Through the Needle’s Eye at the Trout Museum in Wisconsin is temporarily closed. More information will be posted when available.

Showcase of Needle Arts: Cedar Valley Chapter in Iowa, previously scheduled for April 24-26, 2020 has been cancelled.

Skyllkill’s Chapter Art of the Needle Show in NY, previously scheduled for April 9-11, 2021 has been cancelled.

The 2020 Bobbie Pilling Award has been cancelled. We look forward to your entries next year for the 2021 Bobbie Pilling Award. The deadline for digital entries for the 2021 Bobbie Pilling Memorial Award is May 1, 2021. Learn more.

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