Meeting Agendas

September 9th, 2017

Location:
First United Methodist Church, 352 S. Main Street, Crown Point, IN
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SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Linda Brodine will give a lecture titled: Combining Arts: Writing, Drawing, and Quilting. She will do a
workshop on Fidget Quilts that are used for long term care to occupy memory impaired residents. No sign up needed.  Bring basic sewing equipment and things on FIDGET QUILT SUPPLIES & INSTRUCTIONS.

 

OCTOBER 3, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Summer Challenge Due! A table topper, runner or set of place mats with a fall theme (Labor Day till Thanksgiving time frame). The items will be voted on at the October meeting and displayed at our quilt show. The challenge was made simple to allow for each of our creative spirits.

 

OCTOBER 17, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Comfort Quilts Sewing and Pizza Party.  Bring your basic sewing equipment and help with our Comfort Quilts program.

 

OCTOBER 31, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is today! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Delores Schwartz will do a trunk show and share her quilting story. Her workshop is on Hot Ribbon Applique. A Christmas Poinsettia wall hanging will be made. Sign up sheets will be available at the September 5th meeting. Cost is $45 for the kit which includes the pattern. Limit 20 people. You will need the following supplies: a mini iron, a tall glass cup, sewing machine, general sewing supplies, red and white thread, small sharp scissors, and regular sewing
scissors.

 

NOVEMBER 14, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

 

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

DECEMBER 12, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2017 & HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018

 

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MEETINGS 2016-2017

OCTOBER 4, 2016

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

Garage Sale by individuals

Quilt As You Go “Charming Circles” Denim Class after meeting. (Free to Members) Bring your sewing machine, general sewing supplies, 7” denim circles (or other fabric) and 5” cotton squares. Batting is not needed if using denim. Don’t have denim? Quite a number of blue jeans were donated by a Guild Member and will be available for you to cut up.

OCTOBER 18, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Stay for Comfort Quilt sewing and Pizza Party after the meeting. Bring your sewing machine and general sewing supplies.

NOVEMBER 1. 2016
Meet at First Presbyterian Church –
218 South Court Street, Crown Point, IN

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

Batting Drive is today! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.
Earn an entry for each batting/monetary donation given for a chance to win one of three Joann gift certificates.

Summer Challenge “Row by Row” challenge is due today.

POSTPONED: Christmas Napkin Workshop

NOVEMBER 15, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Guest Speaker – THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO NON-GUILD MEMBERS!

Patricia Simons of QUILTER’S RULE will discuss the history of the company and it’s rulers.
Guest who visit today would pay a $5.00 speaker fee.

 

Check out QUILTER’S RULE’S PRODUCT CATALOG on their website!

NOVEMBER 29, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Guest Speaker – Peggy Whitlow – Vintage trunk show – THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO NON-GUILD MEMBERS!

Trunk Show Charge – Guild Members/no cost – Guests/$5.00

DECEMBER 13, 2016

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

Christmas potluck luncheon – Please sign up for a dish to share. Volunteers are also needed to set up and clean up.

JANUARY 31, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

Spinin Yarns from Griffin will be here.

February 14, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

Garage Sale by several members. See Donna J. for information.

Demonstration Only!  1) Seasonal placemats and napkins and 2) Easy mitered corners.  

Quilt Show meeting!

February 28, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

Helen L. from Community Health Systems.  She is a Physical Therapist and will speak about Body Mechanics.

 

May 23, 2017

Speaker from Indiana Veterans Home of West Layfayette, Indiana.

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER 5, 2017 ~ FIRST MEETING 2017-2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting