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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 more information, call Joline Cook (207) 454-7023 for Saturday workshops or
Jude Clark (207) 454-3287 for Wednesday evening workshops.

2018

January 6
CANCELLED
Rescheduled for Feb. 10

Saturday Workshop, 9 am to about 3 pm

Join Wanda Pollock for our annual Lap Quilt Workshop to make quilts for Hospice clients.  This year's pattern is named "Preppy" and is a fun and easy design to constuct.  Supply List

January 17
CANCELLED
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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

February 3
CANCELLED
Saturday, Annual Valentine Tea for residents of Calais Methodist Homes, details to follow
February 7

Wednesday afternoon workshop, 1-3 pm

Traditional Quilt Binding with Joline Cook.  Learn how to measure so you don't have wavy borders, see how to sew perfect corners, listen to the secrets of joining the beginning and end of your binding strips, and more.  Supply List

February  10

Saturday Hospice Workshop, 9 am to about 3 pm--rescheduled  from Jan. 6

Join Wanda Pollock for our annual Lap Quilt Workshop to make quilts for Hospice clients.  This year's pattern is named "Preppy" and is a fun and easy design to constuct.  Supply List

February 21 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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

March 3

Saturday Workshop, 9 am to about 3 pm

One Block Wonder with Sher Donnelly.  This method is quite different than the usual way of making quilts… instead of deciding on the pattern first, you will choose ONE fabric (yes, just one) and with just a few steps will transform it into unique kaleidoscope blocks. Supply List

March 7

Wednesday afternoon workshop, 1-3 pm

Jared Takes a Wife! with Joline Cook.  A strunning pattern designed by Bonnie K. Hunter is the focus of today's workshop.  Bring scraps and make one block or plan to make the entire quilt while learning new piecing techniques:

Sewing accurate 1/4" seam allowances
Pressing for success
Making stitch and trim star points

Free pattern   Supply List

March 17
Saturday, St. Patrick's Day Tea for residents of Calais Methodist Homes, 1-3 pm.  Special Guests will be the Valley Singers.
March 21 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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

April 4

Wednesday evening workshop, 6-8 pm (a repeat of the March 7 workshop)

Jared Takes a Wife! with Bonnie Brown Hunter.  A strunning pattern designed by Bonnie K. Hunter is the focus of this evening's workshop.  Bring scraps and make one block or plan to make the entire quilt while learning new piecing techniques:

Sewing accurate 1/4" seam allowances
Pressing for success
Making stitch and trip star points

Free pattern   Supply List

April 7

Saturday Workshop, 9 am to about 3 pm

TBA

April 18 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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