Category Archives: Events

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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Columbiettes Barks & Craft Fair 2018

It was a hot Saturday as we welcomed visitors to our booth at Blessed Sacrament’s Columbiettes Barks and Craft Fair. Thanks to: Enola for all her advance preparation sorting, counting, organizing, tagging, and packing our many items (and to her … Continue reading

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4th Fridays Downtown 2018

On August 24, guild members participated in Burlington’s final 2018 4th Fridays Downtown. Sewing machines were set up inside the historic depot building where children and adults alike were invited, with assistance from guild members, to sew squares together into 4-patch … Continue reading

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Uncle Eli’s 2018 – and the winner is…

After a long year of attending numerous quilt shows, various local festivals and town events to display and sell tickets for our 2017 Tree of Life raffle quilt, we took the quilt for its final showing at the 87th annual Uncle … Continue reading

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Celebrating with Frances

On Friday, Lisa arranged a surprise party to celebrate Frances turning 88. Frances thought she was having lunch with Lisa at Mosca’s, and she was – except that seven other guild members were there when they arrived. Frances was surprised, … Continue reading

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