In response to the most recent New Jersey rules and CDC guidelines about social-distancing and public gatherings, and for everyone's health and safety, all in-person meetings are cancelled. Monthly meetings and classes will be Zoom'd
We received international recognition! The Beadworkers Guild (UK) included SJBS in their Focus on Groups in the latest issue of their journal. Don't forget to renew or join one of the most active bead societies anywhere in the world!
2020 Bead Retreat with Cynthia Rutledge has been cancelled due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. Ms Rutledge is scheduled for the 2022 retreat
Join Us for Good Times of Beading, Laughter, Food, and Fun
Location for meetings and most classes are online or TBD due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
If you are not a member but would like to join us for a monthly membership meeting, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the zoom information. There will not be a guest fee while we are meeting on zoom but it will be limited to one guest attendance opportunity.
Announcing the SJBS Annual Raffle for 2019/2020
Donated by Kathy King
Rose Crown Necklace, designed and constructed by the artist
Autographed Book, Bead Quilled Jewelry: New Beadwork Designs with Square Stitch
Ticket Prices:$5 per ticket, 5 for $20. See SJBS Annual Raffle for details and to purchase tickets online. Tickets will be available at SJBS meetings
Drawing will be held at the October 2020 online at the SJBS Monthly Meeting. Ticket holders do not have to be present to win
Monthly meetings are free to members. See Membership Information Benefits and How to Join for ways to join SJBS.
Guests at in person membership meetings (when they resume) are asked for a $5 fee for each meeting they attend. Guests are welcome to attend general meetings, workshops, and other events not designated as members-only events.
In case of snow or other severe inclement weather, check this website as well as your personal email for any updates.
Check the calendar to see what is coming
General meetings are the first Thursday of the month.
PLEASE NOTE: Some events, such as classes, workshops and the annual Bead Retreat, require registration. You may register on-line by clicking the register button for an event and pay via Pay Pal or register off line by downloading and mailing this form with your check. You may also register and pay at monthly meetings. Check the samples for upcoming events displayed at meetings.