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Marilyn Bottjer, a retired ATHA Board Member, teacher, mentor and fantastic person is having a show at the Croton Library this January & February celebrating all her years of teaching. Click here for more information.
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Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas
Regional Representative: Tricia Travis
154 Manchester Way, San Antonio, TX 78249
Arkansas ATHA Chapters
None at this time
Louisiana ATHA Chapters
Wool Rich Cash Poor
President: Carrie Martin
They meet the third Tuesday in homes and libraries.
Mississippi ATHA Chapters
Magnolia Wool Dust Society
President: Lisanne Miller
Monthly Guild meeting
2nd Saturday every month,
141 West Peace Street, Canton, MS 39046
601-859-4252, Contact: Lisanne Miller email@example.com
Tennessee ATHA Chapters
None at this time
Texas ATHA Chapters
AGGIELAND RUG ARTISTS
College Station, TX
President: Pat Smith
Meets the first Thursday at the Arts Council in College Station and the third Thursday in members' homes.
HEART AND HANDS
President: Veronica Strackbein
They meet the second Monday at Stonehill Spinning, Dorothy Panaceck's shop in Fredericksburg, TX.
HEART OF TEXAS
San Antonio, TX
President: Denice Brockmeyer
They meet at Country Gatherings in Bracken Village, TX (Tricia Travis's shop) on specific dates that they select in January each year. The 2011 dates are Jan 15, Mar 19, May 21, July 16, Sept 17, Nov 19.
STASH SISTERSTEXAS RUG RUNNERS
President: Pam Herrington
They meet weekly at the Kingwood Public Library, on the first Saturday, and on every Thursday except the Thursday before the first Saturday. An optional meeting place for the third Thursday is the Hen House on Louetta Rd. in Houston
Secretary/Treasurer: Ginger Smith
They meet the second Saturday of each month at an assisted living center.
For information and forms for
Regional Representatives go to
In the Loop!
ATHA Chapter Information
Region 1 Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont
Region 2 New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania
Region 3 Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C. and West Virginia
Region 5 Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina
Region 6 Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio
Region 7 Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Manitoba
Region 8 Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota
Region 9 Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas
Region 10 Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming and Saskatchewan & Alberta, Canada
Region 11 Alaska, Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, Canada
Region 12 Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and New Mexico
Region 13 Ontario and Quebec, Canada
Region 14 Overseas, such as UK, Netherlands
Region 15 Atlantic Provinces, such as New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, Canada
Region 16 Australia and New Zealand
Region 17 Japan
We have a total of 78 active chapters spread around North America. Above is a list of 17 Regions and their chapters. If you would like to join a chapter near you, just contact the president listed for the nearest ATHA chapter. If there is no chapter near you and you have a group of at least five rug hookers who would like to form a chapter, please contact your Regional Representative for the appropriate forms to submit.
Or get in touch with:
ATHA Regional Coordinator