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NOTE:  Our membership meetings have a $5.00 guest fee that helps defray Program costs.  If we have a national teacher, the guest fee is $10.00.  This fee is applied to your membership, if you choose to join our Guild the same day you visit.
 

2017 PROGRAM SCHEDULE

MONTH

PROGRAM

GUEST / INSTRUCTOR

WEBSITE/
NOTES

January 19, 2017

Trunk Show

 

Suzi Parron

 

Suzi Parron will be our speaker. Suzi has written two books about the barn quilts that you can find on the barns and houses through the US. She will be holding a workshop the day before our meeting. At the workshop you will create your own 24"x24" painted barn quilt square that can be hung indoors or outdoors.*
February 16, 2017 Annual Guild Meeting/
Trunk Show
Parliamentarian/Kathleen Andrews Voting and induction of Executive Board (President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer). 

Kathleen Andrews of Kwiltart.com, will be our speaker and teacher. She will teach Celtic Diamonds and Celtic Layers class.*
March 16, 2017  Trunk Show/Guild 29th Birthday Nancy Mahoney Author, teacher, fabric designer, and award-winning quiltmaker Nancy Mahoney will be our speaker and hold a workshop. Nancy has enjoyed making quilts for more than 25 years. Her beautiful quilts have been featured more than 100 times in national and international quilt magazines. Nancy has designed several fabric lines for P&B Textiles, along with dozens of patterns. Her class will be her Dot to Dot pattern.*
April 20, 2017 Trunk Show & Guild Flea Market Tess Pokorny Our Guild flea market of quilting related items by members open before the meeting and after the meeting. 
Tess Pokorny, the owner of Scrap and Sew Quilt Shop, will be our speaker on Borders and Bindings.
May 18. 2017 Trunk Show Jann Warfield Jann Warfield will bring her trunk show and workshop on Ice Dyeing. The workshop will be on Friday, May 19, Dye and Ice: Creating Fabric Uniquely Yours.*
June 15, 2017 Demo Mania Rhonda Koning Various demonstrations by Guild members.  Note:  The June and July meetings will be held at Contractors Institute.
July 20, 2017 Picnic at Contractor's Rhonda Koning Bring a covered dish to share.  Meeting is at Contractor's Institute.
August 17, 2017 Lecture Barbara Smith Barbara Smith will give a lecture on the Underground Railroad quilts.
September 21, 2017 Machine Maintenace Brian Ford Brian Ford will be our speaker on maintaining your sew machine.
October 19, 2017 Quilt Show Committee/Boutique Project Quilt Show Committee/Boutique Project Quilt show registration forms are due by October 19, 2017.  The Boutique Committee will have a workshop for items for the Quilt Show Boutique.
November 16, 2017 Trunk Show & Guild Flea Market David Taylor David Taylor lecture TBA.  Our Guild flea market of quilting related items by members open before the meeting and after the meeting. 
December 21, 2017 Christmas Party Guild & Guild Members

A Christmas dinner for our members. Please bring a dish to pass. Be ready for Christmas cheer, quilters' style. There will be a gift exchange. Details on the gifts will be in the newsletter and announced at the general meetings. 

*See Education Table at Guild meetings for workshop fees

 

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updated 05/26/2017
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