Dedicated to Expanding Needlearts 
About Us

The Embroiderers' Guild of America Inc. is a non-profit educational organization founded in 1958 to:

  • Foster high standards of design, color, and workmanship in embroidery

  • Teach embroidery arts

  • Preserve our national needle arts heritage


The Guild:

  • Serves 20,000 members

  • Has a network of over 334 chapters

  • Is located in 13 geographical regions

  • Offers membership-at-large to those unable to participate in chapter activities


The Central New York Embroiderers' Guild of America Chapter mission is to stimulate appreciation for and celebrate the heritage of embroidery by advancing the highest standard of excellence in its practice through education, exhibition, preservation, collections, and research.

3rd Wednesday of the month year round

10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Manlius Public Library

1 Arkie Albanese Ave.

Manlius, NY 13104

3rd Tuesday of the month year round
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
St. Paul Lutheran Church

210 Hazel Street

Liverpool, NY 13088




Membership dues of $55.00 are due in May of each year. This includes the chapter ($14), region ($2), and national ($39) dues.


What your dues do for you:

  • "Needle Arts Magazine": Quarterly magazine featuring articles on techniques, events, and news about the national organization and chapters.

  • Chapter Newsletter: An electronic newsletter sent via email four times a year; January, April, July, and October. The newsletter will feature highlights from the chapter and upcoming events/programs. Deadline for each newsletter is the Friday after the EGA meeting prior to publication and advertising is accepted.

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