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Calendar

"IT" is coming.....

Next Guild Board Meeting = September 9th @ 6 PM

Next Guild Meeting - Our Annual "Make It, Bake It, Sew It, Grow It" Auction Fundraiser is Thursday September 19th at 7 PM - click HERE  for more info

 

Please click HERE to access a .pdf of the guild calendar

 

DateMeeting / Program / ActivitiesOther ActivitiesSnacks
January 14 - Board Meeting / January 17 - Guild Meeting / January 27 - 10 AM - 4:30 PM Popcorn & a Movie! DVD on History of Quilting Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm): Easy Hexagon Quilts / Help at Ben Franklin for upcoming Quilt-a-thonTerry M., Amy R., Dawn T.
February 21 - Guild Meeting Presentation by Julie from Patched Works: Quilts to make from 12 Fat QuartersFebruary 21 - Helping Hands Sew Group (2-5 pm): Four Patch Quilts / February 22 - Help at Ben Franklin for upcoming Quilt-a-thon (10 AM - 9 PM)Carole H., Carolyn P., Carol G.
March 11 - Board Meeting; March 21 - Guild MeetingSheri Liesch will present "The Color Wheel" - see below for her PowerPoint presentationHelping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Scrappy Lone Star QuiltsHeather H., Kim N., Pat C.
April 18 - Guild Meeting**In Community Room at Waukesha State Bank** Gayle Bong - "Duet Quilt Blocks"Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Pat Parks' Happy BlocksSandi F., Patty O., Terri.
May 13 - Board Meeting; May 16 - Guild Meeting Donica Litner of the Log Cabin Sewing Co. will present "How to Prepare Quilts for a Long Arm Quilter"Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - BricksDenise D., Pat R. Mary H.
June 20 - Guilld Meeting AT 6 PM***QOV Challenge DUE!*** Pot Luck supper! Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Nested Churn Dash; bring your own sewing; OR sort/count/kit fabrics for Comfort quilts
July 18 - Guild Meeting - Remember that the 1st round of the Round Robin is due! Bring your 12 1/2" QOV blocks, along with recipes for the treats you brought to our June potlock. HAVE ANYTHING FOR THE AUCTION? BRING IT ALONG!We're having an ICE CREAM SOCIAL! and Playing STRIP Poker - bring bright- and jewel-colored 2.5" strips (as many as you want!)Bring your own sewing; OR Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort Quilts - Amy is presenting how to make fabric-covered journals (see info below!)Guild Board
August 15 - Guild Meeting HAVE ANYTHING FOR THE AUCTION? BRING IT ALONG!Rebecca Lidstrom - "Secondary Patterns from Quilt Blocks""Strippers"; Bring your own sewing; OR Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort QuiltsBrenda S.; Carol P, and Bette W.
September 19 - Guild MeetingMake it/Bake it/Grow it/Sew it Auction FundraiserSet up for Auction; Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort QuiltsCindy B., Pat P.; and Gwen
October 17 - Guild MeetingLori Dickman "Use, Organization, & Storage of Scraps"Amy's sister will be teaching applique techniquesJody G.; Ann T.; and Iris
November 21 - Guild MeetingRetreat ReviewBev will be teaching how to create Sweater MittensBev S., Linda S.; and Sharon
December 12 - Guild MeetingCookies & Gift Wrapping EVERYBODY brings snacks and treats!

Upcoming Retreats

Dates - October 31 through November 3, 2019
The Retreat cost is $240, split into 3 payments (in April, June, and August)
More info to come - Please check back!

Madison Quilt Expo - Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall

Thursday through Saturday, September 5-7 2019

http://www.quiltexpo.com/

Please check back for more info  as these dates approach!