October Meeting Minutes

Silver Threads Quilt Guild, 13 October 2016 Meeting


6:30 pm, Pam called meeting to order.

Pledge of Allegiance recited, led by Pam.

Membership.  Patty provided introduced guests and provided gifts to birthday members.

Sew News.  Pam highlighted the current specials at the local stores and awarded door prize from A Quilter’s Place to Lisa B.  Angel announced she will be teaching two classes at Stitcher’s Quest in November.

Block Swap.  Blocks were won by Angel.  Pam showed next month’s block, which will be on the blog and Facebook.

Workshop.  Celeste reminded everyone the workshop is at Moose Lodge this Saturday, 15 October, 9am-3pm.  Can pay tonight or on Saturday.  Cutting instructions are on blog and Facebook.

Judy (A Stitcher’s Quest) explained her shop’s participation in the Quilts for Kids project; there will be a jelly roll race workshop on Nov 12 in conjunction with this.

Tidbits.  Celeste discussed batting tips and information.

Bees.  Celeste discussed the guild’s bees starting now – sign up on list at table.

Program.  Addie Lowry talked about her journey with breast cancer and how she started quilting; “Making Strides” 5K walk this Saturday at Uptown Station, FWB.

Charity.  Sharon S. collecting any charity quilts tonight for Lyndell.

Show & Tell.

Raffle Prizes.

Adjourned 7:45 PM

Laura Gamble

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