April 25 Friendship meeting. We'll be able to bring in boutique items for the show. Sandy will probably need help with transport on that day. All wall quilts and challenge quilts need to be delivered on this day. If you can't be there, make sure you get your quilts to someone who can deliver them. Contact Mary Ellen if you have a problem.
April 26- Quilt show set up
April 27-28--Quilt show!
May 9 Quilt show wrap up and deadline for Gyleen Fitzgerald sign up. Make sure to get your name on the list. Once you see her lecture, you'll be sorry you didn't take the workshop!
May 23 Friendship meeting
June 13 Gyleen Fitzgerald lecture: The Art of Color Blending. Check out her work at Colourfulstitches.com The meeting starts at 9:30 and Gyleen will be giving her lecture following the meeting. Guest fee is $5.
June 14 9:30 to 4:00--Gyleen will be doing a workshop on her Quilt of the Century pattern. The cost is $45 plus $10 for the pattern. Mary Ellen will be collecting the fee. The guild will be subsidizing members for the patterns, which Gyleen will be bringing with her. Deadline for sign up and payment is May 9. There are some spots left for non-members. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested.
June 28 Picnic Day--The picnic will be held at Goettel Community Park on Rte 11 in Central Square. Bring a dish to pass, your silverware, plate and a drink. If the weather is terrible, the picnic will be held at the church. If it's questionable, we'll try to get emails out early to let you know where it will be.
July 11 Christmas in July skills workshop-Susan Monroe will be teaching some techniques to make ornaments for any holiday. If you want to work on things after the meeting, bring your machine and notions.
There is no friendship meeting in July.
August 1---note date change--- Stephanie McCall of Quilts By Commission will give a lecture on restoration and preservation. She will spend some time with individual members who bring in quilts that need help.
August 22 friendship meeting
September 12 Nancy Bales lecture and trunk show. Nancy is a landscape quilter who lives in Skaneateles. She will not be doing a workshop on Thursday.
October 10 Member Spotlight to be announced
October 24 friendship meeting
November 14 Sue Pritt will be giving a trunk show. Check out her website at Sweet Season Quilts
November 15 Sue Pritt's workshop is full. Time: 9:00 to 4:00 Cost: $30 for the class and $10 for the pattern and pre-printed fusible web sheets. The guild will cover that fee for members. Deadline for payment: August 22
November 2017 John Kubiniec lecture
April 12, 2017 Cathleen Wiggs told some wonderful, and some true, stories of life in the Depression Era
May10, 2017--Karen Kay Buckley's lecture was wonderful as was her workshop.
Julie Burger's trunk show--2015