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February 2017

February Bead-In

February 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Lexington Community Center (LCC) – Room 230-232,
39 Marrett Road
LEXINGTON, MA 02421 United States
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Note: The Metal Jewelry and Component Workshop previously scheduled at this time is being moved to a later date.  Stay tuned for more info! Escape the snow and spend some time with your fellow Beaders at our February Bead-In. BDI's Bead-In provides an opportunity to work on the old or new project of your choice while socializing with fellow bead lovers in the Room 230-232 at the Lexington Community Center! Bring your recent (or recently found) purchases and begin to…

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March 2017

March General Meeting – Topic TBD

March 15 @ 6:45 am - 8:45 pm
Lexington Community Center (LCC) – Room 230-232,
39 Marrett Road
LEXINGTON, MA 02421 United States
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March Bead-In or Museum Visit

March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

More info to follow - stay tuned!

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April 2017

Workshop – Resin Jewelry Components

April 29

Resin workshop with Phyllis Pflora. More details on time and place to follow.

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May 2017

May Bead-In

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

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June 2017

June Member’s Dinner and 39th Anniversary Celebration

June 21 @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm

Join us to celebrate the end of the year and BDI's 30th anniversary -  more details will be coming soon. Stay tuned!

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October 2017

39th Bead Affaire

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Armenian Cultural and Educational Center,
47 Nichols Ave
Watertown, MA 02472 United States
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Do not miss our 39th Bead Affaire Show The Bead Affaire features over forty exhibitors selling an amazing range of beads, beaded jewelry and supplies. If you love beads and finished beaded jewelry, you won't want to miss it - it's New England's best bead show! It's much more than a bead sale. Nationally recognized artists and vendors will be selling handcrafted beads and strands of beads from all over the world. You will also find finished jewelry including unique…

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Check out our new event calendar...and our events! See the Bead Affaire Vendor list and watch as we continue to add bios for the Bead Affaire Vendors and our Members. There are gallery images associated with the bios. Enjoy!

PS Here is a coupon for the Bead Affaire, our annual Bead sale! See you Saturday, October 21, 2017.


Bead Affaire Coupon PDF

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Generally third Wednesday of the month 7 - 9 pm Feb-Jun., Sep-Nov.


PLEASE NOTE, we are now meeting at the Lexington Community Center at 39 Marrett Street, Lexington, MA 02421. Accessible via Lexpress and MBTA.


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Beadesigner International 30th Anniversary 1986 to 2016
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