Meeting Programs

January 7 Program: The New Year

A preview of the 2021 projects, programs and workshops along with an introduction to the Stash Buster Challenge.

The January guild meeting will be by Zoom.  An email will be sent prior to the meeting with details.

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February 4 Program: 2021 Block of the Month

An introduction to the Block of the Month program.

Viewing of an online class.

The February guild meeting will be by Zoom.  An email will be sent prior to the meeting with details.

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March 4 Program: Stash Buster Challenge

Progress reports, Q&A and show and tell on the Stash Buster challenge.

A presentation of all the Winter Challenge items.  Cynthia Felts will go through photos of all the items submitted.  Items can be voted on by visiting the Uniquely Yours quilt shop.

The March guild meeting will be by Zoom.  An email will be sent prior to the meeting with details.

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April 2 Program: Challenge Prizes and Progress

Note:  Meeting will be in person at the Ministry Center, First Baptist Church.  The Ministry Center is the gymnasium building on the North side of the church.

Winter Challenge prizes will be awarded.

Bring your BOM and Stash Buster challenge work in progress for show and tell.

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May 6 Program: Finishing That Quilt

Members share their knowledge with demos.  Learn about adding borders, binding techniques, prairie points, blocking a quilt and more!

Demos Q&A.

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June 3 Program: Trunk Show by May Black

Come see May’s quilt collection inspired by Judy Niemeyer.  May is a certified instructor for Judy Niemeyer.  She teaches at quilt shops and guilds.  May has won numerous awards with her quilts.

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July 1 Program: Quilt Book Swap Party 

Bring a wrapped quilting book that you enjoyed and would like to share with a fellow quilter.

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August 5 Program: Trunk Show by Terrie Welch

You won’t want to miss the opportunity to see this trunk show by an exceptional quiltmaker.  No doubt there will be examples of what can be done with Studio 180 rulers.

In addition, finished BOM quilt tops will be revealed!

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September 2 Program: EQ Overview

What is EQ anyway?  Electric Quilt is the industry’s go-to computer software for quilt designing.  EQ is used by many professional quilt designers.  Martha Ethridge will give us a peek at what you can do with EQ.

Business meeting: Payment of dues $10.  Election of officers for 2022.

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October 7 Program: Orphan Block Donation

Bring some orphan blocks to the meeting for donation.  The blocks will be used to create lap quilts for the children at Russell House or for veterans.

Stash Buster Challenge reveal and prizes!

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November 4 Program: Members Choice

Do you have a favorite type of meeting program?  Do you love seeing a trunk show or do you prefer a lecture?  Would you like to see demonstrations on various techniques?  How about an entire meeting of Show and Tell?

Let the VP of Programs know what your favorite is by the August meeting.

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December 2 Christmas Party

Christmas party potluck and optional gift exchange.

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