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Sew Day 8-13-2022 Ryan’s Cases for Smiles

Our August “sew day” focused on making pillowcases. Catherine had prepared dozens of kits from donated fabric. Here’s a thank you note from Catherine (borrowed from the September newsletter): A great big THANK YOU to all who participated in the … Continue reading

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August 2022 – Michelle Owens

Burlington Carousel Quilters guild met on August 9, 2022 at Northside Fellowship Church. “Alamance Rose” Michelle Owens was our guest speaker for the evening. She lives in Greensboro and is a member of the Piedmont Quilt Guild. She shared her … Continue reading

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July 2022 – Relocation Celebration

Our new home on 513 Homewood Ave.  Gail welcomed everyone to our new home, Northside Fellowship Church. She started the meeting by giving Ann L. and Mary gifts from the Guild as well as a flower to Vernette for all … Continue reading

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Moving Day 6-25-2022 to Northside Fellowship

The Carousel Guild had many good years at Davis Street Methodist Church, but it was moving day! We had lots of helpers to transport bins and supplies from our storage room – from one church to another. Loading Unloading Summary … Continue reading

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May 2022 – Gail Lott

At our May meeting, we welcomed three new members, Barbara S, Monti S, and Jennifer M. First, a Bit of Business We had a brief meeting about our move to our new location, Northside Fellowship. Members voted to make the … Continue reading

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Featherweight Club – April 30

On Saturday, April 30, Mary coordinated a “sew day” for those guild members who wanted to work on sewing projects using their Featherweight sewing machines. Thanks to Mary for providing the following fun photos from the day! Next meeting of … Continue reading

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April 2022 “Sewciable” Meeting

Ann and Mary opened the meeting early at 6:35 because we needed to have a short business meeting before we began our social time. (Mr. Pat Love sharpened scissors for us while we met.) Items of Business 1- New Meeting … Continue reading

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Featherweight Club – 03-19-2022

The Featherweight Club met for the second time on Saturday, March 19th, which coincided with National Quilters Day. They created wreathes using the “Twister” ruler with a little instruction from Mary Widdis. Lots of laughter, fun and humming from the … Continue reading

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March 2022 – Amy Pabst

Our March meeting was held at the Elon Community Church in conjunction with the 2022 Quilt show. We joined together with the Alamance Piecemakers for a special teacher, Amy Pabst.  She brought wonderful and amazing sample quilts of her work … Continue reading

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February 2022 – Trunk Show with Mary

Co-President Ann L began our monthly meeting by sharing updated information about March’s quilt show, including how to prepare your quilts. Volunteers are needed to greet guests at the Welcome Station, and to staff the Boutique over the 4 days … Continue reading

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