Archive | May, 2016

IMPORTANT NEWS ABOUT WORKSHOPS

We are currently exploring the easiest way to get the Workshop Supply Lists to the members. Tentatively they will be posted in the Forms section of the website until they have new home under the heading Workshops and Speakers. The supply list for the June 9th Workshop with Nancy Rink can be found on the […]

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From the President

We did it. We made it to our new meeting site without mishap, mischief, or mayhem. For this, I am truly grateful. I received numerous positive comments about the atmosphere and feeling of the Elk’s Lodge. The lodge staff are anxious to please and certainly open to our suggestions. About 60 of you stayed for lunch for our […]

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2016 UFO Challenge!

Finished quilts as of April……..122 Due at May meeting – your ……#3 Ladies, you are setting all kinds of records this year! At the April meeting 35 quilts were turned in. Keep up the great work. Remember the number of the quilt, due in August, will be chosen at the next meeting. Happy quilting ladies! […]

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Membership

After a bit of a hiccup changing over my computer and putting my membership files “in the cloud” I have gotten everyone entered into the membership lists. Welcome to our newest members, I hope you enjoy our guild. We now have 257 members. We continue to get two or three new members and renewals at […]

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Susan G Komen for the Cure

Lisa Masukawa was the winner at the April meeting. She won the mini iron donated by Sharon Whittemore, posy fabric packet donated by Justine Gentile, and a couple of quilting patterns by anonymous. Special thanks to Kathy Andrea who brought in about 20 chemo caps knitted by a friend of hers. I took them down to the Komen […]

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2016 Opportunity Quilt

Our new Opportunity Quilt, “Star Light, Star Bright,” is a big, bright, happy quilt that would be a lovely addition to your collection! Each of you should have been given $20 worth of tickets. If you didn’t receive them, pick them up along with your new member roster when you check-in on May 11. These tickets are […]

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Philanthropy

The next Philanthropy Sew Day is May 5 at Driftwood Mobile Home Park. We start around 9:00 am. Some stay until 2:00 pm. Some wander in at 10 or 11:00. Some bring a lunch and make a day out of it. It is very informal and fun! Nice people who like to make nice things to give […]

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