We donated 403 Rolls of Paper Towels to Sarah's House
Woodsy Christmas Party
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Area 5 Fall Meeting
St. Croix International
Quilters hosted the annual fall meeting fo Area 5 where our
area rep, Linda Throckmorton, was honored on her retirement
from her quilt shop, Gingham, in Machias.
The evening's program
included the following demonstrations:
Rotary Cutting Revolution
with Liz Trouant
Potholder with Mary Ann O'Brien
Folded Star Ornament with
Ornaments Made out of
Navy Uniforms with Julia Brady
Layered Batik Placemats
with Sue Martell
Strolling Along Quilt Show
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Late Summer Sit & Sew!
Thank you to fellow-member, Liz
Trouant, for organizing a Sit & Sew at the beautiful
Meddybemps Community Center. The pattern of the day
was "Fold 'n Stitch Wreath." What fun!
Teddy Bear Presentation to Calais
Twenty-five teddy bears and other cuddly critters were
presented to representatives from the Calais Regional
Hospital, Krista Collins, and Beth Ingersoll, to give to
hospitalized children. Pictured above include St. Croix
Quilters members, Crissy McIver, Carmelle Garrant, Collins,
Lynda Duplissea, Ingersoll, Wanda Pollock, and Sue McIver.
Tiny Treasures Miniature Workshop
We were very pleased to bring
well-known Fredericton quilter, Linda Hubbard, who taught
her class, Tiny Treasures Miniature Quilts. Several
different patterns were available. Check out her miniatures
Quilters to the Rescue!
Our quilting sister and fellow-member,
Kathy Bishop, and her husband, Herbie, lost their home in
Perry to fire in early February. To try to replace her
treasures, we showered her with all sorts of quilting
supplies, fabric, books, patterns and love at a recent
Members invited residents of Calais Methodist
Homes to a Valentine Tea and Show & Tell. Several
guests shared stories about favorite tea cups. A good time
was had by all.