Thursday, 24 April 2014

April 2014 Meeting Highlights

Thirty Six members turned out for the meeting in April

Library Report

Spring 2014 Quilter’s Connection

May/June 2014 Quiltmaker

Pedal to the Metal pattern

Old Business

A donation to the UCW of a slow cooker, ice cream scoop and cookie sheets was made.  A suggestion was made that the guild donate funds in the future toward the purchase of a meat slicer.

The April 12th UFO had 11 members and 2 guests attend.

May 17th will be the next UFO date.

May 24th will be the Free Motion Workshop.  The project will be blankets for the SPCA.

We have been invited to shop at the Fabriculous booth at Baker’s Narrows Lodge the afternoon of May 3rd.

New Business
Quilt Show

The water bottle covers and invitations were well received by the Crocus Quilter’s Guild.

Advertising for the quilt show is in place and all possible outlets are being used.

102 books of tickets have been sold so far for Cattails in the Meadow.

Nadine M. has donated Bali Song as a door prize for the show.

Nominations and elections were held for the 2014 – 2016 executive.
The executive for 2014 – 2016 is:

Past President  - Audrey N
President -  Sherri F
Vice President  - Kathy S
Secretary -  Lynn F
Treasurer  -  Sandra S

Committee chairs are:
Membership – Alex B
Library – Eileen M and Evelyn B
Kitchen – Robin M
Comfort Blocks – Audrey N
Photography – Sandra D
Blog – Kathy S and Sheri F
Program Committee/Comfort Blocks – Sheri F, Kathy S, Evelyn B, Rae B, Sandra D and Audrey 
Meeting Reminders – Sheri F and Kathy S
UFO Days Bookings and Reminders – Audrey N

The executive and committee chairs have or are in the process of having backup available for when they can’t attend a meeting.

The Beginners with Mentors workshop for June was discussed and ideas on how to organize for it.

Comfort Quilt
The Pedal to the Metal quilt for Ronald McDonald House in Saskatoon is complete.    

Here are two of our other completed comfort quilts.     

Show and Tell

Happy Quilting

Sandra D

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