MAY GUILD MEETING

Date:  Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Place:  Kingston Seniors Centre
56 Francis Street

Time:  6:30 p.m. for 7:00 p.m.

Please sign in at each meeting.

UFO Challenge is due this month!
If you registered a UFO in the fall, please bring the finished item to the meeting, or come prepared to pay the $5 fine.
(Proceeds go to Community Quilts)
If you brought a finished piece to a previous meeting, you don’t need to bring it again.

Strip Bingo!!!!
We will be playing this meeting.  Please bring 8 strips of good quality quilting cotton, cut 2 1/2 inches by the width of the fabric.
There will be four games played, and you could win enough strips to make a quilt top!

Queen Bee Quilts For CQA Ronald McDonald House Project
Community Quilts has 20 quilts ready to send!
If you have completed blocks, a quilt top or finished quilt, please bring them to the meeting.  They will be sent to CQA soon!

Executive Positions
If you are interested in serving on the executive committee, please speak to Mary or Susan at the meeting.

Questionnaire!
  Lillian will have a questionnaire for you to complete regarding program and library. If you have any ideas about possible topics, speakers, activities, workshops or library acquisitions we would like to hear them.

DON’T FORGET!
June dinner tickets will be on sale!
Items for Show and Tell
Library books to return
There will be no Library at the June meeting!
bring some $ for book sales
Community Quilts
Postcards
Indoor shoes if the weather is wet
Mug for coffee or tea
Stitch by Stitch Receipts

 

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APRIL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS PART 2

Make It Your Own Medallion Block of the Month Postcards Community QuiltsOur hardworking Coordinators have done an outstanding job this year!
We have at least 20 quilts to donate to the Canadian Quilters Guild Big Bee.
They will be distributed to Ronald McDonald Houses across Canada.
There are also quilts donated for our regular charities. This wonderful crazy quilt was shared with our group We ended our evening with some “Show and Tell”
Lovely quilts made by our members!

See you in May!

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APRIL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS PART 1

Our monthly meeting was a very busy one.Our members were anxiously waiting for the meeting to begin.

Debbie Toonders
Our guest of honour provided us with a large trunk show of her work.
She has made quilts, using a vast array of patterns and techniques.Here are all the quilts waiting to be shared with our group. Leftover blocks were used on the back. The variety of her work was very inspiring.

Part 2 will be published in a few days.

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