Category Archives: Events

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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Fall Retreat 2018

What an amazing time we had October 25-28 at the Summit Center located in the Haw River State Park in Browns Summit, NC. Over the course of four days, 20 quilters turned out as overnighters or day campers, and we are all … Continue reading

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Sewing at Alamance House Oct 2018

Terri-Lynne’s father lives at Alamance House, and she was approached by the activities director who asked if she might find a way to get her residents interested in sewing. Terri-Lynne volunteered to work with them once a month and recruited BCQG … Continue reading

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Mebane Autumn Fest 2018

Weather seems to be working against us at our fall outdoor events. After a very hot day at the Barks and Craft Fair in September, October’s Autumn Fest in Mebane brought rain. Our crew stuck it out though and welcomed … Continue reading

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