Tuesday, February 13, 2024

info for Wed. Feb. 14th

 Last month's program was a zoom presentation by Brita Nelson of the Questioning Quilter - you can find her on youtube.  She was REALLY interesting!  Many thanks to the Program gals who figured out the technology. 

February 14th - 7 pm - will be a session of several ruler demos.

Remember your usual items:

  • Show 'n Share
  • cash for draws
  • name tag
  • give & take items for the freebie table
  • library books to be returned

Tuesday, January 9, 2024

December Pics & January info

Here are a few of the Show & Share items.

 


After our pot luck supper we made Roses.

The sample:

We started with this:

And then did this:

My pants (and my shirt, and my shoes, and the table, and the floor) looked like this from the gold glitter:

But in the end it was ok...we ended up with these!


WEDNESDAY JANUARY 10/24

Meeting at 7 pm.
Program will either be a demo on rulers, or it will be a ZOOM presentation.  I have conflicting info.

Please remember:

  • Show 'n Share
  • cash for draws
  • name tag
  • give & take items for the freebie table
  • library books to be returned



















Sunday, December 3, 2023

Pics from November / Upcoming December Info

 Our guest speaker at the November meeting did a presentation on bag-making.  Some of our members brought a few they'd made too.



A few Christmas quilts.



A leftover from Hallowe'en.

The speaker was Melanie Douglas - here are a few of her bags.


DECEMBER 13th MEETING

This will be our Christmas Pot Luck meal, starting at 6 pm.
Bring your food offering and the appropriate serving utensil, your plate(s)/cutlery, your seasonal mug and placemat if you have them.  Coffee and tea will be provided along with too much food. 🐷

As we do every month, please remember to bring:
  • Show 'n Share
  • Cash for draws
  • name tag
  • give & take items for the freebie table

We will be collecting food items for the Caledonia Food Bank this year
Please bring your items to the meeting.

Here is a list of items that the food bank needs.
Peanut butter
Hot or cold cereal
Pasta and pasta sauce
Rice
Canned soup, fruit, stew, chili, tomatoes, vegetables, baked beans
Crackers
Pancake mix
Sugar
Syrup and honey
Coffee
Canned meat or fish
Juice boxes or litres
Laundry soap
Shampoo and conditioner
Toilet paper
Feminine hygiene products
Children’s school snacks


Monday, November 6, 2023

Photos from October, and November meeting info

 I missed the October meeting because I had ... covid.  Sigh.  These photos are courtesy of the "other" Helen, and Susan.  

Many thanks for helping me out, ladies. 💗

Show 'n Share:



















Here are a few pics from the trunk show by Barbara Anyon from Smithville, with her presentation QUILTS MADE WITH LOVE.






NOVEMBER 8, 2023 - 7 PM.

Guest Speaker:  Melanie Douglas, on sewing bags & purses.

Remember to bring:

  • show & share items
  • cash for draws
  • your GIVE and TAKE items
  • your name tag 


Friday, September 22, 2023

September Pics & October Info

 September pics - this is always a great month for Show 'n Share.






















Next meeting will be October 11th.  We will have a guest speaker:  Barbara Anyon from Smithville, with her presentation QUILTS MADE WITH LOVE.

Meeting will start at 7 pm.  Watch your newsletter for details about a meal beforehand, and the earlier time for stitchers.