What’s coming up for the Rest of 2017?

AUGUST 9 – Debbie Gordon Lecture: Not for Warmth Alone Workshop: Corn and Beans-A Patchwork Potluck   SEPTEMBER 13 – Jane Tenorio-Coscarelli Lecture: Quilt-a-Beast Workshop: Sugar Skulls   OCTOBER 11 – Cathy Van Bruggen Lecture: No Time to Sew Workshop: Millefiori   NOVEMBER 8 – Julie Herman (Jaybird Quilts) Lecture: Trunk Show Workshop: Mini Tiny […]

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Membership Report

It’s renewal time again! The year has really gone by! You will find a copy of the renewal form in this newsletter, on the webpage or there is one in the 2016 yearbook. I will have forms at the guild meetings if you don’t have a way to print it. The dues are still only […]

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Quilters’ UFO Challenge 2017

Stack ‘um up … Roll ‘um out… Get ‘um done! This is a chance to turn five UFOs into quilts in only one year! Decide which of your UFOs need to be quilts . . . pick 5. Describe the finished quilts on the sign up sheet. Make sure that No. 1 is the one you […]

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2017 LUNCHEON AND QUILT ROOM TOUR AND LUNCHEON

Saturday, June 24th is the date for our LAZY, HAZY, CRAZY, DAYZ OF SUMMBER, Quilt Room Tour and Luncheon. Things are moving along smoothly for our 2017 fundraiser. Tickets will be $45.00 and will go on sale starting with our February, 2017 guild meeting. Tickets will be sold on a first come, first serve basis […]

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2016 OPPORTUNITY QUILT DRAWING DECEMBER 7th

Our bright, starry, Opportunity Quilt is waiting for its new home. The winning ticket will be drawn on December 7. Please return the tickets you were given at the beginning of the year, and purchase more if you can. Imagine how happy you will be to take this happy quilt home! How about buying tickets […]

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WAYS AND MEANS BASKETS

In December, we will have three drawings-two baskets and a Jim Shore “Angel” (thank you, Barbara Purks). We would like red and green fabrics and Christmas themed items, please We will try to have a theme for each month’s baskets in the new year. These are the themes for the first four months: January- “Let […]

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LIBRARY NEWS

By board action, it has been decided, that our current book library will be closed. There have been months of discussion about the investment of time and space, for so little participation by the guild members. Things became clear to us after we had a recent unfortunate infestation of rats in the garage outside the […]

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PHILANTHROPY

Philanthropy will not have sew days during December and January. Enjoy the holidays! We will, however, have pillow case kits and piecing and quilting kits available at both Guild Meetings for you to pick up and occupy those idle hours during the holidays–kidding about all those idle hours, not kidding about the kits available. Our […]

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SUSAN G KOMEN FOR THE CURE

Helen Murray was the winner of the Teapot Cozy pattern kit and 3 Pat Yamin patterns including templates. These items were donated by Pat Essington and Darci Bodin. Thanks to you all for participating in my monthly drawings. Thanks so much to all of you who are so kind to bring me items to raffle off. […]

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