Hands-on charity event provides blankets to children suffering with cancer; Chance to win a BERNINA 215 Simply Red

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that BERNINA Dealer, BERNINA Sewing Center of Omaha will host a “Get Creative” mini expo on Friday, July 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Marriott Regency located at 10220 Regency Circle in Omaha. BERNINA Sewing Center has partnered with Angels Among Us to conduct a hands-on charity event, where attendees will have the opportunity to make a simple blanket for children suffering with cancer. Additionally, an array of vendors will showcase goods, a Kid Zone with face and hand painting activities will be available, and attendees can capture selfie’s in the selfie photo booth. Attendees can also enjoy activities taking place on the Main Stage such as presentations and demonstrations including Meeting the Frog Princess, Wayfinder Princess and Spider Guy taking place from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. During the expo, attendees will have a chance to win a BERNINA Simply Red 215 (B 215). Attendees who participate in the mini expo will automatically be entered into all prize drawings. Winners don’t have to be present to win. A special Happy Hour event will take place from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for youth (12-17 years of age), and kids (11 and younger) are FREE. For more information or to register for the expo, stop by BERNINA Sewing Center located at 10144 Maple Street in Omaha or call (402)572-1212.
“We are excited about our upcoming expo and opportunity for the local community to release their inner maker, while supporting a good cause,” said Keff Wilson, owner of BERNINA Sewing Center of Omaha. “We will have a lot of fun activities for the whole family and hope you’ll join us. Don’t forget to sign-up for the chance to win a BERNINA 215 Simply Red.”
BERNINA Sewing Center of Omaha is an authorized BERNINA Dealer which provides top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer offers BERNINA sewing machines, software, and accessories, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information, visit
Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world’s premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering quality state-of-the-art sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, overlockers, and embroidery software. BERNINA’s leadership is marked by an impressive number of ambassadors, industry leaders, influencers and bloggers who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of over 400 fully trained independent dealerships that also offer support and education. Select BERNINA and bernette machines, and BERNINA software can also be purchased online. BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety of budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook:, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest:, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Dealer, visit or call (630)978-2500.