This is the Monthly Meeting Reminder for the November 6, 2018 meeting. The meeting starts at 7:30 pm. The hall is open earlier. Won’t you come down a bit early and give us a hand setting up for our meeting.
MEMBERSHIP…. Janice and Sue – The 2018-2019 Membership Application is located in the Membership at the header of this site. If you haven’t already done so please bring your application and membership dues with you to the meeting. The November meeting is the last chance to sign up for membership. After the November meeting, unpaid members will be removed from mailing lists.
MEMBERSHIP FAT QUARTER RAFFLE THEME….is FALL! Bring a Fat Quarter with you to enter to win! Don’t forget to wear your Name Tag and enter a raffle to win!
BLOCK OF THE MONTH….Karen and Barbara – You have to be in it to win!! Did you finish a 2017-2018 Block of the Month and make a monthly wall hanging or quilt top??? If so, please remember to bring them to the November meeting to be in a raffle drawing for wonderful prizes!
2018-2019 Block of the Month….The leaves are falling! Please bring your 4 (or more) Leaf Blocks to the November meeting. Blocks will be raffled off to one or two members participating in this month’s Block of the Month. Pattern attached below.
HOSPITALITY…. Barbara and Joan – Post cards have been sent out to members asking for desserts for the meeting. We greatly appreciate all the delicious desserts that are brought to the meetings.
PRO BONO QUILTS…. Debbie and Lorraine – Our members continue to make so many beautiful quilts for Pro Bono. Remember, each member is required to make at least ONE Pro Bono quilt per year.
PROGRAMS….Jean, Liz and Alyson – The program for November meeting is a trunk show by our own Marion Shipley. She will present her “Journey of a Quilter” and will share her wonderful quilt.
Don’t forget about the Tuffet workshop on December 8th. Many people expressed an interest in taking it so please send your registration checks in to reserve your spot-$60, mailed to Jean R
December is our holiday party. Bring in a homemade holiday ornament if you want to take part in the exchange.
If you want to participate in the gift exchange, please bring in a NEW quilting related gift to swap valued at $10-something that you would like to receive.
BOOK RAFFLE…. Lucille and Kathy R- Tickets for the book raffle are 3 for $1.00. Come by the table to see our fantastic books and try your luck. Thank you for all your support.
OPERATION VERONICA…. Lucille & Gilma – A special “Thank you” to all the guild members for their generous donations to Operation Veronica. So far, we have collected 52 pillowcases. The November meeting collection is in honor of Veteran’s Day. Attached is a list of suggested donations. Thank you again for all your support.
2018 RAFFLE QUILT…. Lynne – Members your participation in our raffle packet pick-up and check/stub drop-off has been terrific. Thank you. We have extra raffle tickets available. You never know which one is going to be the one! Our Raffle Quilt 2018 will be displayed at our meeting. We will have envelopes ready for every member. Please come to the Raffle Quilt table at your earliest convenience during our meeting. Each envelope contains 6 raffle ticket books and a picture of our quilt. Each member is required to purchase or sell 4 raffle ticket books.
PRESIDENT’S CHALLENGE….Michelina –To follow is the information regarding the President’s Challenge. The completed project is due in June, 2019.
FOUR SEASONS – Four 10 inch blocks. Each block is a season, winter, spring, summer and fall. They can go in any direction, horizontal, vertical or in a square, two across and two below.
ROW BY ROW PROJECT….Judy sent out a reminder last month to all participants. The Row by Row was started in Sept. We have two groups of 10 and it will continue through June.
SUNSHINE AND FLOWERS….Kathy R. If you know of a member who could use a little Sunshine and Flowers please let us know.
WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK PAGE….Kathy K. Continuing to update both the website and Facebook pages. Check them out for the latest information.
FOOD PANTRY DONATIONS….We will, on an ongoing basis, be collecting non-perishable food items for the Christ Lutheran Church’s food pantry. If you have anything you would like to donate, please bring it in.
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