November Events

PLEASE NOTE:  DUE TO CHANGES IN BETHESDA’S POLICIES, OUR EVENING GUILD MEETING WILL START AT 6:30 P.M. SO THAT WE WILL BE OUT OF THE BUILDING BY THE LATEST 8:45 P.M. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND PATIENCE. 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7th:

Mini-Morning Workshop: 9:30-11:30, Bethesda Convenant Church. Karen Grover will be teaching Mary Mulari’s Crisscross Apron Pattern to make a great apron for the holidays. This is a quick pattern that can be used either as a gift or as a holiday apron for yourself. Karen will have several patterns for your use.

Supplies:
2 yards of fabric (1 yard for each side, mix and match as desired)
Sewing machine
Sewing kit
Rotary cutter

Program: 1:00 and 6:30

Cathy Grafton (website)  – “Prairie Quilts Inspired by Central Illinois”.

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH:

Workshop – “Applique and Embellishment of Wildflowers”. Click HERE for supply list. 9:30 a.m., Swedish American Heart Hospital

 

May Events

Thursday, May 2nd

Program: Linda Jones, Quilts of Valor, 1:00 and 7:00

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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