Quilt Retreat 2017
Contact Mary Jo McMahon or Bette Williams for more
Pilgrim Center –
Green Lake (about 1 ½ hours from Oconomowoc)
Cost: $225. Price includes breakfast (8:00am), lunch (12:00pm) and
dinner (5:30pm) on Friday and Saturday. Sunday includes breakfast
Sleeping Arrangements: We bring our own
bedding and towels. We have rooms that sleep 2, 3 or 4 per room.
Each bedroom has a bathroom. The lodge is a short distance from the
building where we eat and quilt.
Quilting Area: We set up when we come on
Thursday and take down when we leave on Sunday. You can quilt all
night and all day. No need to sleep if you don’t require any
shuteye. There is a sitting room if you want to watch movies or sit
and talk or hand sew. Whatever trips your trigger!
Shopping: There are several quilt shops
in the area. Some quilters leave to do some shopping and some
quilters leave to go to the Amish.
In the past we have done a “Shop Hop” and lunch, on
the way to the Pilgrim Center. This year we will find out if there
is interest in doing a shop hop.
Thursday night food is not included in the package. We
can eat out or order in. The last few years we have ordered from
Christiano’s and they
The past few years we supplied a little project for
everyone. We will probably do the same this year. We have also
played a game or two on Saturday night.
We will provide a list of supplies when we have we
know who will be attending.
One of the best things about the quilt retreat is the
friends you make. Everyone is so helpful.
Pilgrim Center requires a minimum of 15 people.