NEEDLE NEWS: On Monday, April 11, the group “Hanging by a Thread,” our local chapter of the Embroiders’ Guild of America, will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Hearing Room in the El Dorado County Government Center, Building C, 2850 Fair Lane Ct., Placerville. Socializing starts at 6 p.m. All levels and types of stitchers are welcome. Linda Dunleavy will demonstrate how to finish the scissor cases. Guests are always welcome. For more information, call Chapter President Joyce Card at 530-642-8696.