Chatham Kent Quilters Guild

Comfort Quilts Update – July 2019

On June 13, several members watched as Chair Shirley received an envelope from 2018 International Plowing Match Committee, at the Filling in the Furrow evening, in Dresden. Comfort Quilts is very grateful to receive $900.00, part of funds generated from the Match. Many other groups were beneficiaries as well. Some …

The 2018 IPM Quilt Show

The 2018 IPM Quilt Show

The indoor 2018 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo Quilt Show was a huge success. During the weekend over 500 folks had a chance to rub shoulders with the IPM mascot Tobe Cobe Jr.; Ontario Queen of the Furrow and the newly crowned Chatham-Kent Queen of the Furrow. On display …

2018 Plowing Match

2018 Plowing Match – July Update

There are many events happening this month throughout Chatham-Kent where you will see the IPM volunteers busy taking part or helping out. We were in Blenheim June 28 to help out their BIA and except a $25,000. contribution from Thompsons. I understand that we will be doing the same thing …

Chatham Kent Quilters Guild Meeting in May 2018

CKQG Meeting in May 2018

We were welcoming Don Oliphant to speak about Quilts of Valour – Canada Society. He talked about the early beginnings of the movement up to what is being done today. If you are thinking of helping to create these quilts you will understand how precious they are! Quilts of Valour Sewing …