Meeting Agendas

August 28th, 2018

Normal Meeting Location:
First United Methodist Church, 352 S. Main Street, Crown Point, IN
Arrive after 9 a.m. – Meeting starts promptly at 10 a.m.
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2018- 2019 Meeting Agendas

SEPTEMBER 4, 2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Birdie Stevenson will be giving a trunk show followed by a class on The Two Hour Tulip Purse by Janice Pope.  The cost of the class will be $15 instructor fee plus $12 for pattern. Payment is due September 4th.  If you are interested and would like more information OR to sign up and order pattern please call, Donna J.

SEPTEMBER 18, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Birdie Stevenson will be giving a trunk show followed by a class on “The Two Hour Tulip Purse”.  Cost is $15 teacher fee and $12 cost for pattern. Sign ups for the class will be at our first meeting on September 4th and all fees are due at that time.

OCTOBER 2, 2018 

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Comfort Quilts Sewing and Pizza Party.  Bring your basic sewing equipment and help with our Comfort Quilts program.

Garage Sale by several members.  Speak with Donna J. about future Garage Sales.

OCTOBER 16, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Chris Moline is a quilt designer, appraiser, on the board of The Quilters Hall of Fame and a teacher at a local quilt shop in northern Illinois. Her trunk show is titled Ugly Quilts—Just what make a quilt ugly. Learn important lessons for keeping your quilt out of Chris’s lecture.  Using past and present day examples of truly ugly quilts, you will be learning the important keys for creating quilts that please the eye, while laughing and groaning about the mistakes of others.

OCTOBER 30, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Annual Batting Drive for Comfort Quilts! Please donate full or queen size batting or a monetary donation to help replenish our batting used for Kids Quilts, Indiana Veteran Home Quilts and the other organizations we make Comfort Quilts for.

Andrea Fox from Fox Farmhouse Quilting will present a trunk show with all the new and latest items in her shop. Andrea will be presenting a class on the Pineapple block. The Cost is $25 for the Creative Grid Mini Pineapple Ruler (makes 4″-5″-6″ blocks) and pattern.  A material list will be provided at the September 4th meeting so you can cut your fabrics ahead of time.

NOVEMBER 13, 2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

NOVEMBER 27, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

DECEMBER 11, 2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

JANUARY 8, 2019 

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

JANUARY 22, 2019 

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

FEBRUARY 5, 2019

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

FEBRUARY 19, 2019

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

MARCH 5, 2019

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

MARCH 19, 2019 

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

APRIL 2, 2019

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

APRIL 16, 2019

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

APRIL 30, 2019

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

MAY 14, 2019

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

MAY 28, 2019

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

JUNE 11, 2019

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

 

 

 

 

2017- 2018 Meeting Agenda

SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Linda Brodine will give a lecture titled: Combining Arts: Writing, Drawing, and Quilting. She will do a
workshop on Fidget Quilts that are used for long term care to occupy memory impaired residents. No sign up needed.  Bring basic sewing equipment and things on FIDGET QUILT SUPPLIES & INSTRUCTIONS.

 

OCTOBER 3, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Summer Challenge Due! A table topper, runner or set of place mats with a fall theme (Labor Day till Thanksgiving time frame). The items will be voted on at the October meeting and displayed at our quilt show. The challenge was made simple to allow for each of our creative spirits.

 

OCTOBER 17, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is due October 31! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Comfort Quilts Sewing and Pizza Party.  Bring your basic sewing equipment and help with our Comfort Quilts program.

 

OCTOBER 31, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Batting Drive is today! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.

Delores Schwartz will do a trunk show and share her quilting story. Her workshop is on Hot Ribbon Applique. A Christmas Poinsettia wall hanging will be made. Sign up sheets will be available at the September 5th meeting. Cost is $45 for the kit which includes the pattern. Limit 20 people. You will need the following supplies: a mini iron, a tall glass cup, sewing machine, general sewing supplies, red and white thread, small sharp scissors, and regular sewing
scissors.

 

NOVEMBER 14, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

 

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

DECEMBER 12, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting

Christmas party

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2017

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018

January 2, 2018

MEETING CANCELLED

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

 

January 16, 2018

MEETING CANCELLED! MEETING CANCELLED

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Applique workshop presented by Sandy P.

Comfort quilt sewing and pizza party.  Bring your standard sewing equipment!

 

January 30, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Block of the Month blocks are due today. So far 60 blocks are estimated to be turned in for the drawing!

Applique Techniques demonstration will be presented by Sandy P. and Sharon C.

Because our last meeting was cancelled, we will be working on Comfort Quilts and having a Pizza Party. Please bring your standard sewing equipment and help out.

February 13, 2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

One Block Wonder class by Jennifer K.  See Jennifer for supply list. Second class March 13, 2018.

 

February 27, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

T-shirt quilt class by Donna Z.

 

March and April meetings

APRIL 24, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

Guest Speaker – Lynn Schmidt – Different Box of Crayons – Glenn Ellyn, IL Quilt artist who works with different types of fabrics from cottons to silks to wool to home deco fabrics.

May 8, 2018

THIS MEETING AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

218 SOUTH COURT STREET – CROWN POINT

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

 

May 22, 2018

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

“Tea Time”class taught by Judy Niemeyer certified teacher.  These placemats are made with a purchased pattern, your own fabrics, sewing machine and general sewing equipment.

Garage sale by several members.

Block of the month due today – LOG CABIN –  PATTERN HERE

“Tea Time”class taught by Judy Niemeyer certified teacher.  These are placemats made from purchased pattern, your own fabrics, sewing machine and general sewing equipment.

Garage sale by several members.

 

June 5, 2018

9:00 – Board Meeting

10:00 – General Meeting  – Opening Prayer, Attendance Drawing, Announcements, Old & New Business, Committee Reports, and Show & Tell.

 

 

 

 

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MEETINGS 2016-2017

OCTOBER 4, 2016

9:00 – Board Meeting
10:00 – General Meeting

Garage Sale by individuals

Quilt As You Go “Charming Circles” Denim Class after meeting. (Free to Members) Bring your sewing machine, general sewing supplies, 7” denim circles (or other fabric) and 5” cotton squares. Batting is not needed if using denim. Don’t have denim? Quite a number of blue jeans were donated by a Guild Member and will be available for you to cut up.

OCTOBER 18, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Stay for Comfort Quilt sewing and Pizza Party after the meeting. Bring your sewing machine and general sewing supplies.

NOVEMBER 1. 2016
Meet at First Presbyterian Church –
218 South Court Street, Crown Point, IN

9:00 – Board Meeting
10:00 – General Meeting

Batting Drive is today! Please donate a full or queen size batting or a monetary gift to our Comfort Quilt effort.
Earn an entry for each batting/monetary donation given for a chance to win one of three Joann gift certificates.

Summer Challenge “Row by Row” challenge is due today.

POSTPONED: Christmas Napkin Workshop

NOVEMBER 15, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Guest Speaker – THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO NON-GUILD MEMBERS!

Patricia Simons of QUILTER’S RULE will discuss the history of the company and it’s rulers.
Guest who visit today would pay a $5.00 speaker fee. Check out QUILTER’S RULE’S PRODUCT CATALOG on their website!

NOVEMBER 29, 2016

10:00 – General Meeting

Guest Speaker – Peggy Whitlow – Vintage trunk show – THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO NON-GUILD MEMBERS!

Trunk Show Charge – Guild Members/no cost – Guests/$5.00

DECEMBER 13, 2016

9:00 – Board Meeting
10:00 – General Meeting

Christmas potluck luncheon – Please sign up for a dish to share. Volunteers are also needed to set up and clean up.

JANUARY 31, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

Spinin Yarns from Griffin will be here.

FEBRUARY 14, 2017

9:00 – Board Meeting
10:00 – General Meeting

Garage Sale by several members. See Donna J. for information.

Demonstration Only!  1) Seasonal placemats and napkins and 2) Easy mitered corners.  

Quilt Show meeting!

FEBRUARY 28, 2017

10:00 – General Meeting

Helen L. from Community Health Systems.  She is a Physical Therapist and will speak about Body Mechanics.

MAY 23, 2017

Speaker from Indiana Veterans Home of West Layfayette, Indiana.