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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.

2017

November 1

Wednesday evening workshop, 6 pm

Jude Clark will teach how to make a Iron Caddy pad in two sizes--one for a regular iron and one for a mini or travel iron.  Supply List

November 15 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Participants of the black & white block swap should bring their completed blocks.

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

December 6

Christmas Party--our only meeting this month. 

Social time begins at 5:30 pm followed by pot luck dinner at 6 pm.
Please bring something yummy for the pot luck.

If you wish to participate in a fun gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift.

This year we will be collecting toilet paper to donate to Sarah's House--let's see if we can load Mary Ann's van like we did with the paper towels last year!

January 3, 2018

Wednesday aftrnoon workshop, 1-3 pm

Facing: An Alternative to Binding with Lynda Duplissea.  This is a simple technique that consists of enclosing raw edges in a fabric facing instead of traditional binding.
Supply List

January 6

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 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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

February 3 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.  Details and Supply List coming soon

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.  Supply List coming soon     Free pattern   Supply List coming soon

March 21 Wednesday Business Meeting, 6 pm

Program TBA

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