Programmes

Third Thursday each month except December at St Paul’s Congregational Church, 450 Park Ave W, Chatham at 7 pm.  COME EARLY – vendors to satisfy your “retail therapy”, Block of the Month and Comfort Quilts.  We are in person or hybrid for this meeting.

Thursday April 18th

PROGRAM: Trunk Show

FEATURING: New quilters

DESCRIPTION: New quilters will be providing a trunk show on some of their creations.

Thursday May 16th

PROGRAM: Ask Me Anything Panel

FEATURING: LIz Di Crescenzo, Joyce Martin-Bruce, Elise Roy, Evelyn Evers, Deb Johnston and Annette Angood

DESCRIPTION: We have created a panel of “specialists” that are ready and willing to answer your questions about quilting. They are no questions too big or too small for our panelists so write your questions down and bring them to the meeting.

Thursday June 13th

PROGRAM: Strawberry Social

FEATURING: Education Committee

DESCRIPTION: It will be a fun night of games, socializing and maybe some prizes? Bring a fork and your favourite strawberry dessert for a fun evening with your quilty friends.

Thursday July 18th

PROGRAM: Let’s Race Competition

FEATURING: Guild members

DESCRIPTION: Sign up as a team and lets compete to make a quilt top for Comfort Quilts. Figure out who wants to bring their machine, who wants to iron and who wants to coordinate everything to win a gift card to a local quilt store.

Thursday August 15th

PROGRAM: Social Event

FEATURING: The Education Committee

DESCRIPTION: Bring a paintbrush, plate and a container of water for a fun and creative night.

Thursday September 19th

PROGRAM: Modern Trunk Show

FEATURING: Sonia from the LMQG

DESCRIPTION: Sonia is going to show us how she creates modern quilts and the process she goes through to become a stronger modern quilter.

Thursday October 17th

PROGRAM: Nominations, Elections and Trunk Show

FEATURING: The Executive Committee and the Windsors

DESCRIPTION: 2025 will be a year with a new president and some new executive positions, come out and see what you can do to help keep the Guild running. Doreen and Rick Windsor is going to do a trunk show of some of their quilts.

Thursday November 21st

PROGRAM: Christmas Celebration

FEATURING: The Education Committee

DESCRIPTION: Its that time of year when everyone gets together to spread some holiday cheer.