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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 (after September 30, contact Joanne Spencer (506) 466-4775) or Jude Clark (207) 214-6380 for Wednesday evening workshops.

2018

September 8 Saturday Workshop, 8 am to about 3 pm (US time) 10 am to about 4 pm (Can. time)

Machine Quilting Using a Walking Foot with well-known quilter, Linda Hubbard of Fredericton.  Details and Supply List coming soon.  There will be a small charge for this class.  Supply List

Location has been changed from the Union Street Baptist Church to the River Room at the St. Croix Retirement Community in St. Stephen, NB.
September 19

Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Tonight's program will be "Quilt Show Challenge Reveal"  Members will share their tips and tricks as they show off their creations that will be part of the challenge in our up-coming quilt show.

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

September 26 Quilt Show Drop-Off Day

If you have quilts you want displayed at our quilt show, this is the day to bring them to the Calais Congregational Church on Calais Avenue.  Make sure you have filled out a registration card for each piece and each item is listed on your inventory form.  Hours 1 to 6 pm (US time).
September 27 Quilt Show Set-Up Day

If you have signed up for the quilt show set-up committee, your creativity and talent will be needed at the Calais Congregational Church on Calalis Avenue today.  We will begin at 9 am and continue until the job is finished! 
September 28 & 29

Biennial Quilt Show, Calais Congregational Church, Calais Avenue, Calais, ME.

Click here for details

October 3 Wednesday evening workshop 6-8 pm

Chevron Table Runner with Bonnie Brown Hunter.  Designed by Vendulka Battais, this chevron table runner is easy to make and is a good beginner quilting projeect.  The pattern is the perfect quilting project for showcasing a large fabric print in the center.

Supply List
October 6 Saturday Workshop, 9 am to about 4 pm

Winter Sampler Part I (the hand embroidery) with Joanne Spencer.  Winter's evergreen, wool poinsettias and bead encrusted snowflakes are encircles with holly and snowberries with their hand-dyed wool leaves.  Pearl beads are sprinkled throughout the embroidery to add shimmer.  The pieced border is easy, easy, easy!  The 30" x 30" size is perfect for a winter wallhanging.  Designed by Meg Hawkey for Crabapple Hill Studio.

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   Supply List
October 17
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

The program will be "Fools for Binding Tools" with Marlene Wilbur

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

October 27 Executive Board Fall Meeting, 10 am (US), Joline Cook's home, 39 Cranberry Lane, Calais, ME.  Brown bag lunch.
November 3 Saturday Workshop, 9 am to about 4 pm

Winter Sampler Part 2 (the pieced border and assembly) with Joanne Spencer.   
November 7 Wednesday evening workshop 6-8 pm

Tablet Cover to hold a 5" x 7" legal pad with Sue Martell. Supply List  Image
November 21
Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

CANCELLED due to American Thanksgiving the following day!

Enjoy your family and friends (eat lots of pumpkin pie, too)!