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Unless otherwise noted, workshops and meetings take place at the Calais Methodist Homes Recreation Hall, Sunrise Circle, Palmer St., Calais, Maine (all times are US times).  Remember to pre-register and get a supply list for workshops you're interested in.

All workshops are open to the public as space permits; pre-registration is a must. 
To register or for more information, contact Joline Cook (207) 454-7023. 
Registration for Wednesday afternoon Chat & Sew is not necessary.

2019 and early 2020

October 2 Wednesday Chat and Sew, 12 noon to 4 pm

Have a UFO (or two) that needs some attention?  Join your quilting sisters for an afternoon of sewing on your own projects, sharing ideas and fellowship. 
October 5 Saturday Area 5 Fall Meeting, hosted by St. Croix Int'l. Quilters at Calais Methodist Homes Rec. Hall, Palmer St, Calais, ME

What to bring:
     Bag lunch, desserts and drinks will be provided
     Show & Tell
     $3 registration fee

Plans for the day:
     11 am     Meet and greet
     11:30     Lunch followed by Area 5 update by Linda Throckmorton and Show & Tell
     1 pm      Program will be a Trunk Show with special guest, Carolee Withee.

If you would also like to bring rolls of paper towels to donate to Sarah's House in Holden, it would be appreciated.
October 16
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

The program will be Mosaic Quilts with Joanne Spencer.

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.

November 2 Saturday workshop, 9 am to 4 pm

Happy Villages created by Karen Eckmeier will be taught by Lynda Duplissea.  Your project will measure approximately 16" x 16" and can be made in a day.  Raw-edge fabric shapes are collaged, lightly glue-basted, and machine stitched with a layer of tulle to prevent fraying.  Lynda will have lots of ideas inspired by real life villages or create one from your imagination.  Supply List     
November 6 Wednesday Chat and Sew, 12 noon to 4 pm

Have a UFO (or two) that needs some attention?  Join your quilting sisters for an afternoon of sewing on your own projects, sharing ideas and fellowship. 
November 20
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

The program will be Woven Star Ornament with Joline

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.

December 4 Wednesday Evening Christmas Party (our only meeting this month)

Details coming soon.
January 1, 2020 Wednesday Chat and Sew  CANCELLED  Happy New Year!
January 4 Saturday workshop, 9 am to 4 pm

Lap Quilts for Hospice facilitated by Wanda Pollock.  Wanda has found two scrappy quilts for this year's workshop--Three Times Around and Broken Dishes.  Make one of these or make one using your own pattern to donated to Hospice.  We have scrap fabrics donated for this project; contact Wanda if you would like to use some at the workshop. 
Supply List     
January 15
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

The program will be a Good Ol' Fashioned Auction to raise money for our annual Hoispice Lap Quilts Fund.  All donations of items--quilt-related or not--will be gratefully appreciated.

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.

February 1 Saturday workshop, 9 am to 4 pm

TBA  
February 5 Wednesday Chat and Sew, 12 noon to 4 pm

Have a UFO (or two) that needs some attention?  Join your quilting sisters for an afternoon of sewing on your own projects, sharing ideas and fellowship. 
February 19 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.

March 4 Wednesday Chat and Sew, 12 noon to 4 pm

Have a UFO (or two) that needs some attention?  Join your quilting sisters for an afternoon of sewing on your own projects, sharing ideas and fellowship. 
March 7 Saturday workshop, 9 am to 4 pm

TBA  
March 18 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.

April 1 Wednesday Chat and Sew, 12 noon to 4 pm

Have a UFO (or two) that needs some attention?  Join your quilting sisters for an afternoon of sewing on your own projects, sharing ideas and fellowship. 
April 4 Saturday workshop, 9 am to 4 pm

TBA  
April 15 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

We'll also have a 2-minute tip, Show & Tell, Fabric Drawing, and light refreshments.