Archive | August, 2015

A Word From Our President

June has been a whirlwind of graduations, birthdays, and family obligations. It is always inspiring to see the graduates look forward to the future, and reflect on the journey they traveled to get to their achievement. They join others who have walked before them, and cast a shadow for others to follow. In the quilt world, there are […]

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2015 Opportunity Quilt

Our beautiful Opportunity Quilt has been traveling to nearby guilds. I hear many comments about how happy and festive it is. Some people tell me they have the pattern but they know they will never make it. A good reason to buy some tickets, right? Our budget asks us to raise $3500 with this quilt. As of right now, we […]

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WOUNDED WARRIORS NEED QUILTS

The South Bay Quilters Guild has put out a request to all of the guilds in Southern California, asking for quilts for their wounded warrior project. Arlene Zobrist, SBQG coordinator for the Wounded Warrior Quilts program, has received a request from the Bagram Field Hospital in Afghanistan. While we have been sending quilts regularly (with […]

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Bring School Supplies to the August Guild Meeting

August is school supply month for our guild. The soldiers and their families in the 3-1 Marine regiment at Camp Pendleton really appreciate the Orange Grove Quilt Guild annual contribution to prepare the children for the start of school. Our guild is always so generous and we hope this year will be just as plentiful. The Marines will send several soldiers […]

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Philanthropy Sew Days

Join us! August 6, September 3, October 8, November 5 9:30 am Driftwood Mobile Home Park Clubhouse 15621 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA Get together with new and old friends to sew for charity. It’s for such a good cause. Bring your sewing machine and quilting accessories. We’ll have fabric and precut quilts. For August and September, we are […]

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