Programs

Members and others share programs at each meeting. You can read about and see photos from recent meetings below.

Recent member meetings

September 2022 – Rheta Kirk on Flower Pounding - Mary opened the September meeting of the Burlington Carousel Quilters Guild at 7pm then introduced this evening’s presenter. (A review of guild business is listed at the bottom of this page.) Rheta Kirk’s presentation was called “Inspired By Nature” Rheta … Continue reading
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
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
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
June 2022 – Connie Griner – Sewing Curves - June was our last meeting at Davis St. Methodist Church. (Next month we’ll be moved to Northside Fellowship.) Outreach – Adoption Quilts We opened our meeting with an Adoption Quilt parade……14 quilts! Below are a few…. Here is a link … Continue reading
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
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
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
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
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