A Word from Our President

February has rushed by so fast. I hope everyone had a wonderful and loving Valentine Day, spent with friends and loved ones. Isn’t quilting just another way to express your love and affection for another? So many quilts shared at Show and Tell are made for someone specifically as a gift. Not only are you using your creative […]

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Words of Comfort, Hope and Promise

Donations to Bring to the March Guild Meeting The guild has supported military spouses over the past six years, and is pleased to continue this support. All too often among our military spouses, time for self-care is a neglected priority, and even considered a luxury! Words of Comfort, Hope and Promise are looking for nice baskets suitable for […]

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Volunteers Needed

Church Liaison – This individual lives close to our meeting place, Garden Grove United Methodist Church, and would be able to pick up the key either Monday or Tuesday before our general meeting, and then opens the doors before 8:00 AM the day of the meeting. There is a checklist of opening actions, simple things like turning on […]

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Membership Report

I’m sitting here hoping for a little rain. We sure do need it. I’m also packing for a short quilt retreat and trying to find that darned add-a-quarter! I have two and can’t find either of them, yet! The report on the membership front is good. We have 42 members from last year that haven’t yet renewed. […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the 5 incentives I had were Susan MacVicar, Dolores Kaiser, JoAnn Williams, Helen Murray, and Janet Gavney. Congratulations ladies! These items were donated by Sharon Hayes, Carol Bird’s collections, and Mary Gibbons. The winner of the floral bouquet wallhanging was Rose Cristino. For the next two months, we will be selling raffle […]

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UFO Challenge for February

Number of Members……..42 Numbers of quilts completed….. 41 Turn in your project #3 at the March meeting! Remember….QUILTED, BOUND AND LABELED! The number of your UFO due in May will be announced at the March meeting. You are all doing an awesome job at finishing your UFOs. I want to encourage everyone to finish some […]

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February Door Prize Winners

Thanks to the quilt shops and others for their generous donations for monthly door prizes. Quilt Cupboard: Pat Barton Bears Quilt Shop: Aileen Trunela Larene Smith (Speaker): Judi Smith Quilt Cupboard: Betsy White Larene Smith (Speaker): Flo Mac Millan Quilt Cupboard: Ginger Fajack Larene Smith (Speaker): Camille Lang Quilt Cupboard: Bonnie Crawford Tranquility Quilts: Marilyn […]

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From the President

I am truly honored to serve you as President for 2015, and welcome any and all suggestions from all my quilting friends. One of the most important things I have learned in my four years in the guild is the strength of the quilting community and the important role the guild plays in providing a fun and […]

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I Am Working On My PhD

The UFO Challenge for 2015 I am working on my Ph D. ( Projects half done) HOW ABOUT YOU? WE CAN DO IT ! Members….36 Quilts Completed…. 30 Quilt Due in March…. #3 on your list February has to be the last month to join the challenge. Have your paperwork complete by this month’s meeting. REMEMBER…. QUILTED, BOUND […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

The winners of the three incentives I had were Judi Smith, Tina Coyle, and Margot Taub. Congratulations ladies! At the February meeting, the drawing will be held for the floral bouquet wall hanging. All tickets will be put in the bucket prior to the drawing. I’ll also have more incentives!! Can’t wait for you to see what I’ve […]

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