Toys for 3-1 Marines’ Children

Representatives from the 3-1 Marines will be at our December meeting to receive our gifts to their children. Please bring unwrapped toys for infants to 11 year olds and gift cards (e.g., Game Stop, Target) for the older kids. Let’s help make their holiday special.

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PHILANTHROPY

Sew Days There will be no Philanthropy Sew Day in December. Also, no Philanthropy Sew Day is scheduled in January due to Road to California. Our next Sew Day meeting will be Thursday, February 4th. We look forward to seeing you there in the New Year along with our new Philanthropy Chair, Becky Meekhof. Reminder: Hobbs Batting […]

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Susan B Komen for the Cure

I have the fabulous breast cancer awareness tote made by our own Janet Haynes. It is absolutely gorgeous. She also made a small zippered purse for the inside. We will be drawing for this treasure at our December meeting. Come and see me in the back! YOPLAIT PINK Lids are available and I will be happy to […]

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WORKSHOPS

Dark in December 2015 and January 2016 There is no workshop for the month of December. Also, no workshop is scheduled for the month of January 2016 due to Road to California. Workshops will resume beginning in February 2016. There is a complete list of the up-coming workshops for 2016 is included in this month’s Newsletter. […]

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Blanche Young 9-Patch Quilt Challenge

Are you working on your challenge 9 patch quilt yet? There is still plenty of time to dive in. It does not have to be turned in until the May meeting. There are still 8 fabric packs available at the library table for only $2 each. Rules: Both of the challenge fabrics must be used on the […]

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UFO Challenge

CONGRATULATIONS to the Winners of the 2015 UFO Challenge: Becky Meekhof, Marie Blash, Sally Jones, Mary Gibbons, Diane Willson, Glenda McNeil, Janet Haynes, Justine Gentile, Barbara Lazaro and Jane Oglesby. “YOU GO GIRL” 2016 UFO Challenge has started! 20 ladies have already signed up! We will be taking sign ups until the January meeting. $10.00 gets […]

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Membership Report

Wow! The end of the year is fast approaching and renewals are coming in. You must have your renewal form to me by the January meeting to be included in the guild yearbook. You will find a copy of the renewal form in this newsletter, on the webpage or the one in the 2014 yearbook. […]

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A Word from the President

A huge thank you to all of you who worked so hard on the 2015 Tea and Auction. It was fun and successful, meeting our budget objectives that allows us to bring featured quilters and workshops to our guild. It is a lot of work, and we are fortunate to have so many talented people willing to donate […]

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What Happened to the Library?

The library is being revamped. The book cart had become so jammed with books that it was too heavy to move and too packed to find anything. The book sale really helped. We were able to clear out many older books and make some money for the guild. Thanks to the generous donations of books […]

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A Word from our President

Our quilt guild has been bustling with activity while we made baby quilts for the military, prepared for the tea and auction, attended workshops, made quilts for Wounded Warriors, and all of the other regular stuff. The guild has been a place of companionship and comfort to many of our members as they have faced personal challenges. It […]

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