JANUARY MEETING HIGHLIGHTS!

There was a good turnout for the January meeting
Mother Nature cooperated nicely!
Members and guest were greeted at the door…

Everyone enjoyed the Traders’ Market.
There was a large variety of items displayed, all extra or no longer needed items from our members. Waiting for their ticket number to be called

Now the fun begins – what to choose? There were some beautiful quilts completed for
Community Quilts this month.

Community Quilts had some kits to complete…

Snacks were provided by our January social groupThe library was open to return and borrow books for inspiration!Members were able to sign up for upcoming workshops
January 24th
April 4thand May 2ndAs always, the meeting was ended with a showing of our member’s completed quilts. See you next month!

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JANUARY GUILD MEETING

Date:  Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Place:  Kingston Seniors Centre
56 Francis Street

Time:  6:30 p.m. for 7:00 p.m.

(Please sign in at each meeting)

Trader’s Market

All QUILTING related items that you no longer need nor want, can be put aside for the market.

Suggested items can include:
quilting patterns and books, sewing notions, rulers, quilting cotton, thread, batting, labels, quilt kits, cutting mats, quilting
panels, quilting projects not completed— you get the idea.

Bring your items to our January meeting.
All the items will be displayed on stage.
You will receive a ticket for each item you bring.

When the Market opens, groups of ticket numbers will be called until each item finds a home!

The January Social Group will be helping and bringing refreshments for the meeting!

Don’t forget!

Please bring your library books to return
Items for Show and Tell
$ for book sales and other tickets and items
Community Quilts
Postcards
Indoor shoes if the weather is snowy or wet!
mug for coffee or tea

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DECEMBER DINNER AND MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

Our Christmas celebration was a great success.
Thanks go to the kitchen staff at Edith Rankin United Church, for providing a delicious meal for everyone.
Thanks also to our December social committee members and other volunteers, who did a great job of setting up the hall, providing help during the meeting, and staying to help pack up and tidy the space!

Our collection of items for the Chernobyl charity was greatly appreciated.

Community Quilts had another beautiful group of quilts, ready to donate to our community. Lots of beautiful projects were shared by our members too! Our special guests this month were
Bruce Young, and Benoit.
Bruce shared a wonderful collection of his quilts, from traditional to wall hangings and runners. Benoit shared his beautiful hooked rugs.  Several were inspired by traditional quilt designs! Our thanks go to both gentlemen, for sharing their wonderful talents.

Merry Christmas to everyone, and hope for a healthy and creative New Year!

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