Workshops, Travel and Retreats

Limestone Quilters’ Guild Workshops 2017-2018

All our workshops are held at Odessa Fair Grounds from 10:00 to 4:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Bring or buy your lunch. Non-members pay $10.00 extra per class. To make these classes feasible, we need approximately 18 participants per workshop. Please sign up for the following workshops. Payment is required when registering.  Cheques may be post-dated to the first day of the month in which the workshop is scheduled.  Cash or cheques made out to Limestone Quilters’ Guild will be accepted.

Please contact Lillian McQuaide,   jlmcquaide@yahoo.ca or 613-376-3210 for more info. Class requirements will be sent to you on receiving your payment.

 September 20  –  Sew as You Go Wonky Log Cabin
                                     Instructor – Zara Kerr

October 4  –  Workshop “Placemats and Table Runners”                                        with Irene Dewar of Brambleberry Cottage Quilts

October 11-14   Fall Retreat at MacIntosh Inn, Morrisburg, ON

October 25  –  Completing Alzhiemers Fidget Quilts

November 8  –  Workshop “Quilting with my Walking Foot”
                            – Instructor Irene LaFleche

November 15  –  Make n Take Workshop

Bus Trip to Paducah Kentucky April 22-28, 2019

2019-Paducah

Please phone on go online to Maple Leaf Tours to book your trip!  You can download the brochure by clicking on the blue link below the picture of the brochure.

AQS Quilt Week Trip to Grand Rapids

It looks like everyone had a great time at Grand Rapids and the AQS quilt show. Fun shopping at Fields Fabrics too. Paducah – Quilt City, U.S.A – April 22 – 28, 2019
We have done it again. But it will the last time for a decade.
We are going to Paducah! April 22-28, 2019.
Paducah is known as Quilt City, U.S.A. The entire city is quilt crazy, supporting the show and every visitor.  Volunteers are everywhere. Watch for the red jackets and shirts. Quilt Man and Bobbin Boy are there, too.  There are church suppers, special cookies at the bakery, and special displays in the shop windows. The museum is amazing. Eleanor Burns has two shops. There are workshops, lectures, and special events. Oh
yes, there is strawberry shortcake, too. Thank you, Boy Scouts. This is a long trip, and we stop overnight in Finlay, Ohio, going to Kentucky, and returning.  The first stop in Paducah is Hancock’s of Paducah. It is like a Costco, or Lee Valley, for fabric. Huge, with everything you need, or want. Heaven on bolts! There is no pricing available at this time, but prices will be higher than three years ago.

Canadian Quilters’ Association Show – Ottawa 
June 12, 2019
Limestone Quilters’ Guild will travel to the Canadian Quilters’ Association Show, in Ottawa, on June 12, 2019.  This is a one day trip, leaving from Kingston, attending the show, Mandarin for supper, and then returning
home the same evening. We will book through Maple Leaf Tours.

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