2019 Monthly Meetings
9:00 meeting - January 12th
Hospitality - Barb, Linda and Cathy
Installation of new officers
Program - We will be making Quilt of Valor tops using some patriotic-theme panels generously donated by Minda and /or any quilt blocks you can make and donate in 6 ½ “ square and 12 ½” square unfinished sizes, (6” square or 12” square finished). Bring any patriotic fabric you can spare.
9:00 meeting - February 9th
Hospitality - Betty, Vikki and Verna
Program - Member demonstrations
Chevron Braid with Sharon S. 1 ½ inch wide strips subcut into 5 1/4” and 6 1/4” lengths Rotary mat, cutter, ruler
Flange Binding with Joan Small quilted item (table runner, placemat, mug rug etc) Measure your item as usual for binding, add 10” From 2 constrasting fabrics: Main color 1 ½” wide Accent Flange (like piping): 1 ¾” wide 7 1/2” diameter
Folded Star (click for link to directions) Hotpad with Vikki From 3 Contrasting fabrics Fabric A Solid: cut four 5” squares Fabric B print: cut eight 5” squares Fabric C Solid: cut eight 5” squares 8 inch circle backing 8 inch circle cotton batting Top and bobbin threads to match fabrics Washable gluestick or Basting glue Small sharp scissors, pins
Ten Minute Table Runner with Bonnie (She recommends pre-washing fabrics) 1/3 yard focus fabric ½ yard for back and border rotary cutter, mat, ruler
Annual Johnson County Library Quilt Display and National Quilting Day
National Quilt Day will be celebrated March 9th
DROP OFF QUILTS: Friday MARCH 1 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday MARCH 2 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
PICK UP QUILTS: Monday April 1 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Hospitality - Darlene, Juli and Peggy
9:00 meeting - April 13th
Hospitality - Sharon S., Joan and Jean V.
Program - Twist and Shout T-Shirt quilt by Sherry
Click here for fabric requirements
9:00 meeting - May 11th
Tammy, Bev and Donna S.
Program - Fabric and pattern swap followed by open sew.
9:00 meeting - June 8th
Hospitality - Donna W. and Jean K.
Program - Quilts of Valor work session. Bring or make pairs of 12 and a half and 6 and a half inch unfinished blocks, work on pillowcases, bindings, and bring patriotic fabrics or remnants to share.
9:00 meeting - July 13th
Hospitality - Sharon A. and Sue
Program - Christmas in July
No meeting this month
9:00 meeting - September 14th
Hospitality - Bonnie, Dee and Cindy
Program - 3 Dimensional Folded Patchwork Block Sampler by Verna (see the Sept. Newsletter for the supplies list and pre-cutting information)
Tressa L. will be teaching us a lesson on Chair Yoga
9:00 meeting - October 12th
Hospitality - Nancy, Mary and Sherry
Program - Charming Circles by Sharon S.
9:00 meeting - November 9th
Hospitality - Minda
Program - Needle Felting by Jean V.
9:00 meeting - December 14th
Hospitality - Potluck
Annual Christmas party and elections