Message from our President, Marie Stenger …
On June 6, 2019 the membership approved the proposed budget: There were 102 members present at the two meetings for the vote which was a hand vote. 101 voted in favor and 1 against.
For 2019-2020 our dues will be $40.
The Slate of Officers was presented at the May meeting and no nominations were made from the floor. The Slate of Officers was read in June and approved 102 in favor and 0 against.
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Program: Lori Dickman – Speedy Solutions to Scrap Quilting, 1:00 and 7:00, Bethesda Covenant Church.
We will be voting on the 2019-20 budget and slate of officers. Arrive a little early to review the budget and check page 9 of the June/July newsletter for the proposed slate of officers.
President’s blocks are due at the June meeting. Details are on page 3 of the June/July newsletter.
If you have an extra quilt show program, or know of anyone who does, please bring them to the next guild meetings. We have several members who would like one, as we ran out of programs on Sunday afternoon. Thank you!
Friday, June 7, 2019
Workshop with Lori Dickman: Scrappy Periwinkle Baskets. Click HERE for supply list. 9:30-12:30, Swedish American Heart Hospital.
The June/July newsletter has been posted. Click HERE.
FYI: Dekalb County Quilt Guild is having a Quilters’ Garage Sale including the stash of a prolific quilter who passed away. Friday and Saturday, May 17 & 18, 8-4. 373 E Lincoln, Sycamore, IL
And just like that the quilt show is over! The show was wonderful thanks to the many volunteers who spent hours planning, making quilts, setting up, working during the show, and tearing down. A message from Phyllis Campbell, list of winners and more pictures will be coming later this week.
We have a few items that were left at the show. If you lost something, please fill out the Contact form and we’ll let you know if it’s on the list and where you can retrieve it.
Thursday, May 2nd
Program: Linda Jones, Quilts of Valor, 1:00 and 7:00
Quilt Show Week is here!!
Wednesday, May 1st – Quilts to be judged must be turned in at Pam Collings’ house between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. You received a letter with address and map.
Thursday, May 2nd – Judging day 8:00 a.m. – when finished. If you volunteered to help, you received a letter with further information.
Friday, May 3rd – Quilts for display must be dropped off at the Indoor Sports Center, 8800 E. Riverside Blvd. between 7:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. You received a letter with further instructions.
Set up begins at 8:00 a.m. An email went out last week with links to all three days’ volunteer lists.
Saturday, May 4th – The quilt show begins, 9:00-5:00
Sunday, May 5th – The quilt show continues, 10:00-4:00
Tear down begins at 4:00 and quilts may be picked up at the Indoor Sports Center after 4:45. ALL QUILTS MUST BE PICKED UP BY 6:30 p.m. and YOU MUST HAVE YOUR RECEIPTS (which are given to you when you drop off your quilts) TO PICK UP YOUR QUILTS.
Raffle quilt drawing will be at the end of the show. Please be sure to have all sold tickets turned in by then.
Questions should be directed to:
- Quilt drop off and pick up: Robin Gausebeck or Karen Grover
- Judging day volunteering: Deb Wheeler or Colleen Hoffman
- Show volunteering: Colleen Magee
- Quilt Show Chairwoman: Phyllis Campbell
Click HERE to print $1.00 off admission coupon.