Meetings

QUILT North meets on the second Monday of the month in September and on the first Monday of the month from October to June. (Sept. 10, 2018 is our first meeting of the 2018-2019 guild year.) There are no meetings in July and August. See meeting dates and speakers here. Below are descriptions of our upcoming meetings.

Except for the months of December and January, our meetings are held at Shenendehowa United Methodist Church, 971 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065. Meetings are sometimes preceded or followed by workshops lead by our speakers. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and the meetings begin at 7:15 p.m.

Generally, a meeting consists of a speaker, guild business, and “show and tell” by our members, as well as a chance to visit committee tables in the Fellowship Hall where you can sign up for a Workshop, pick up your Block of the Month, drop off or pick up a Comfort Quilt project, participate in the Fabric Swap, visit our extensive lending Library, take a chance at the Opportunity table, and snag a Freebie treasure while catching up with fellow members. Be sure to check in each month at the Membership table and to wear your personally-made cloth name tag for a chance to win a prize.


November 2018

leniLeni Levenson Wiener

Meeting – Monday, Nov. 5, 2018
Guest fee $10

Leni Levenson Wiener is a figurative fabric collage artist (often described as art quilts), focusing on the expressive and universal nature of body language. She has written four books the latest titled Photo-inspired Art Quilts and Thread Painting. Her work has traveled the US and the world.

Read more about her and see her work at her web LeniWeiner.com.

Leni also is teach a workshop on Tues., Nov. 6th. Read about it on our Workshops page.


December 2018

Holiday Party

Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 – Doors open at 6 p.m.

Shenendehowa Adult Community Center
6 Clifton Common Court, Clifton Park 12065

Please bring a dish to share in the suggested categories, according to the first letter of your last name, and a serving utensil labeled with your name:

A-E — Appetizer
F-L — Main dish
M-R — Side dish
S-Z— Dessert

We will be collecting gift items for residents of Saratoga Center for Rehab & Skilled Nursing Care, located in Ballston Spa. Suggestion items include lotions, powder, shampoo, soaps, large-print books, magazines, crossword puzzles, word search books, decks of cards, men’s socks and nail clippers. Also, we’re collecting calendars for the residents; please bring any 2019 calendars you receive and don’t plan on using. These, too, will be distributed. Thank you in advance. Our donations are very MUCH appreciated by the residents.

Questions? Want to help? Contact Charmaine Schaefer or Joanne Sweet at quiltnorth@gmail.com

 

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