Monthly Meetings

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 meeting. 

Our meeting was called to order at 7:30 pm by our President, Michelina Maguire.

The order of business discussed. Minutes of the previous meetings will be read at all future meetings. Copies will be available from the Secretary at each meeting.

Membership:   We currently have 108 members, with 2 new members joining tonight.

PRO BONO QUILTS….This month’s meeting activities were devoted to PRO BONO QUILTS.  All members are required to donate at least one Pro Bono Quilt to the guild during the course of the membership year.  Tonight’s activities included tying, binding and finishing quilts and quilt tops that have been donated by members.  Finished quilts will be delivered by the committee members, Debbie and Lorraine.

Thank you Ladies for all your work on these very worthwhile projects.

RAFFLE QUILT for 2018….Chaired by Lynne.  Anyone interested in completing a block for the quilt, please pick up the block kits.  Blocks must be returned by the February, 2018 meeting.

HONEY BEE RAFFLE….Chaired by Lucille.  Donated items are being collected for the HONEY BEE Raffle baskets.  The HONEY BEE Raffle will be held during the March, 2018 meeting.  Please bring in your donations, or make arrangements to drop them off at Lucille’s house.

PROGRAMS….Chaired by Jean, Alyson and Liz.

TUFFETT CLASS…. This class was cancelled due to the winter storm.  The class has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 26, 2018, a date that was amenable to both the instructor and the guild.

JENN’S JOURNEY…. Michelle Hiatt’s workshop is scheduled for Saturday, January 20, 2018. There are still a few spaces available for this class.  The class fee is $60.00.  Please contact the chair persons for supply list necessary for the class.  Home work must be done ahead of time.   The hall will be open at am and class starts at 9:30 AM.

“HOHL” CHALLANGE….Chaired by Liz.  The Hold Challenge quilts are due at the January meeting.    If you are participating in this challenge, please give your quilt to Liz.  They will be forwarded to the challenge organizers and will eventually make the rounds to all participating guilds.  Looking forward to seeing all the entries in this unique challenge.

TERRY AUSTIN….Will be at the February, 2018 meeting.


Membership Raffle Winners….for the Name Tag – Liz,   for the Fat Quarter – Victoria

Block of the Month Winners….Gift Block – Ruth,     Snowman block – Joan

Book Raffle Winners….Joan, Carol and Ruth

Pro Bono Quilts….Vicky

Congratulations to all our lucky winners.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:15 pm.

Kathy Kelner, Web Mistress