a chapter of Pine Tree Quilters Guild of Maine

Special Events 2018

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 Halloween Fun

Taking time to help Methodist Homes residents prepare for Halloween were several of our members. Others of SCIQ will be on hand for Halloween to assist in handing out the treats we bagged together on Friday.  (photo by Lynda D.)


Cash Donation Presented to Ronald McDonald House



Raffle quilt chair Wanda Pollock presenting a check to the Bangor Ronald McDonald House representative Whitney Linscott. Thank you to all who made this possible. (photo by Mary Ann)

 

Quilt Show '18  "Piece by Piece"

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Grand Lake Stream Folk Art Festival

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Volunteers like Marina, spent a few hot days the end of July setting up, selling raffle tickets of our quilt to benefit Ronald McDonald Charities in Maine and New Brunswick, sharing information about our group, and answering many questions about quilts and quilting.  Several quilters also sold quilts at the festival.

 

Signature Blocks Presented to Sue McIver 


Outgoing St. Croix Quilters president Sue McIver was presented with dozens of signature blocks made by members as a thank you gift for her five years serving as president of our chapter.

Round Robin

The magical reveal of our first Round Robin was held at the July business meeting.  Participants were very pleased!  Thank you, Mary Louise.


Flamingle

At the invitation of Down East Quilters, we joined their group in East Machias for a "Flamingle" summer picnic.  What fun we had! 

 

Stuffed Animal Collection for
Calais Hospital Emergency Room


Officers, Sue, Joline, Mary Ann, and Jude cuddlying stuffed animals members donated to the Calais regional Hospital Emergency Dept.