Category Archives: Events

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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Winter 2019 Boutique events

As the holiday season approached, we participated in two event where we welcomed buyers of beautiful items made by our members and displayed and sold tickets for our 2019 raffle quilt. Our tables at these events sported our new lavender … Continue reading

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Fall 2019 Retreat

Lots of fun and interesting happenings on our second annual fall retreat held October 24-27 at the Summit Center located in the Haw River State Park in Browns Summit, NC. On Wednesday Barbara T, Ann A, and Lisa R took the scenic … Continue reading

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Early Fall 2019 Events

We shared our love of quilting with community members at two events over the past two Saturdays. Liberty Heritage  Festival On September 28th, we took our boutique items and raffle quilt to the town of Liberty, NC for their Heritage … Continue reading

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Welcome Home Event with CAS

On Saturday, June 8, several guild members joined Carolina Adoption Services for a Welcome Home event to welcome adopted children to their new homes. We enjoyed watching the high energy children painting and playing in the gym and joined them … Continue reading

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Uncle Eli’s 2019

After another year of attending quilt shows and local festivals and events to display and sell tickets for our 2018 Bella Roma raffle quilt, we took the quilt for its final showing at the 88th annual Uncle Eli’s Quilting Party on … Continue reading

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A birthday tea party

What a fun time we had celebrating with Frances for her birthday. We threw a tea party that was enjoyed by all. Lisa had “fun” washing all the teacups in her collection and dusting the surfaces where they usually reside, … Continue reading

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Elon craft fair 2018

We had a great day hanging out at Elon Community Church’s Secondhand Santa and Craft Fair. We had good sales of our boutique items, and raffle ticket sales were steady as well. Thanks to all our members for their contributions of … Continue reading

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Sewing at Alamance House Nov 2018

Terri-Lynne, Ann, Barbara, Ilona, and Kathy turned out on the first Tuesday of November to join in the sewing fun with residents of Alamance House. Three residents were eager to sew, and Terri-Lynne had come up with a project that involved … Continue reading

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