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November 2021 – Tips of the Trade

Our guild held its November meeting on Nov. 9th, 2021. We had an in-house speaker for the first time in almost 2 years!  We started our meeting promptly, and our Program Chair, Teresa R., introduced our special guest. Check out … Continue reading

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Fall Retreat in Denton 2021

The second fall event – from October 28-31 – took place over Halloween weekend. Located near Denton, NC, Camp Walter Johnson (Salvation Army Camp) is a familiar venue to our guild. Only a little over an hour’s drive from “home,” … Continue reading

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Fall Retreat at Lake Gaston 2021

The first “fall retreat” took place on October 20-24, 2021, and was a new venue for us. It accommodated a small group. (Parking was limited to 12 cars.) The Cary Quilting Company publicizes this retreat venue, and the Lake Gaston … Continue reading

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October 2021 – First Quilts, Antique Quilts, etc!

The month of October meeting was a really fun one.  We did not have a speaker but everyone was asked to bring in their first quilt they ever made. We had several ladies bring their first quilts.   It was fun … Continue reading

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September 2021 – Sherri Noel Presents

President Ann L welcomed everyone to our September meeting. We had members joining in person and by Zoom due to the surge in Covid cases this month. Teresa reminded us that the Leaf painting workshop is this Saturday. Supply list … Continue reading

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August 10, 2021 – What makes it modern?

Our guest speaker was Judi Kirk from Canterberry, England. She gave a PowerPoint presentation titled “What makes it Modern.” She went over the history of the Modern Quilt and gave the definition of what makes a quilt modern in today’s … Continue reading

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July 13, 2021 – Let’s Party!

Each member was greeted with a lei to help them get into the party mood. Gail and her husband made our party really cool with all the great cold drinks. They also furnished the hot dog grill. Thank you so … Continue reading

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June 8, 2021 Heather Kojan Presents

We had several members, new and old, in attendance as well as others who joined us from home via Zoom. We had one guest, who we hope becomes a member soon. This was our last Zoom meeting for members. All future meetings will … Continue reading

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January 2021 – A new year

We kicked off 2021 with our January member meeting – still by way of Zoom since we are still in the midst of a pandemic. Following a brief social time, Debbie welcomed everyone and led us in the following. Committees … Continue reading

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December 2020 – Medallion Quilts Revealed

We Zoom once again With Covid 19 restrictions and limits on gatherings, we could not meet in person for our annual holiday party. To see the fun we’ve had in the past, you can read about previous holiday parties! We … Continue reading

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