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CKQG Meeting in January 2018

What’s new at our local quilt shops? We had representatives from several different quilt shops who showed us some of their new items. Thank you Pastime Pieces,  Soft Impressions, Put It Together Quilt Shoppe. Block of the month programme has begun with instructions for the first month and fabric requirements listed in …

Double Wedding Ring Workshop at Chatham-Kent Quilters Guild

Double Wedding Ring Quilt Workshop

Double Wedding Ring Quilt with Janet LaMonte is scheduled for February 21, 2018 at Chatham-Kent Quilters’ Guild. Bring your pressed and starched fabrics to the January meeting and Janet will have everything cut and ready for you to sew together. If you have not signed up yet and would like to …

FREE Workshop for January 2018

McMASTER NEONATAL NURSERIES: The Neonatal Unit has a great need for Bereavement quilts and Special Occasion Quilts such as Easter and Christmas. Bereavement Quilts in soft pastels, especially pink and blue are needed. The above request has come to the attention of the Comfort Quilt Outreach committee . Hoping to …

Chatham Kent Quilters Guild November Meeting

Happy 2018!

Happy New Year, quilters! 2017 was a great year for our guild. We were visited by many amazing speakers; we had workshops, trunk shows, and a quilt show! Our last meeting of the year (Christmas gathering) was in November – Big hats & high tea party with our guest speaker …

Stitches in Bloom Quilt Show 2017 Chatham Ontario Canada

Stitches in Bloom Quilt Show 2017

We had a fantastic Stitches in Bloom Quilt Show this year! Thank you everyone who entered a quilt, came to the show, and volunteered for their time. There are many to thank but a particular thank you goes to the executive who worked so hard & gave up a lot of …

Comfort Quilts Annual Report 2016

CHILDCAN received 64 quilts, to help continue providing support for families of children undergoing treatment for cancer. 32 cuddle quilts were delivered to WOMEN’S & CHILDREN’S CARE/PAEDIATRICS, at Chatham Kent Health Alliance. Through HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, a quilt was given to the 2016 family. EDEN VILLA received 3 lap quilts. …

Comfort Quilts Annual Report 2015

CHILDCAN received 105 comfort quilts to help continue providing support for families of children undergoing treatment for cancer. 60 cuddle quilts were delivered to WOMEN & CHILDREN’S CARE/PAEDIATRICS, at Chatham Kent Health Alliance. FIRE & EMERGENCY SERVICE received 12 cuddle quilts. CHATHAM KENT POLICE SERVICES received 12 cuddle quilts. Through …