WMQG News - 2019
- 2019 March 17 Sunday at 11:00am the Guild held an Honor Quilt Presentation Luncheon at the VFW. 16 women veterans were invited to come and receive a Red, White, and Blue Quilt made by members of the WMQuilters' Guild. Since this was Women's History Month, Linda Koloski organized this presentation to focus on the many women who have served our nation often without much if any recognition. Linda prepared the luncheon also with assistance from other guild members.
- 2019 March 16 Open Quilting at VFW: Gail and Cheryl are starting on paper-pieced Elephants, Bev was working on a rug, Jeannie was doing some machine applique, several others were making progress on the Medallion Quilt due in May. Kathleen shared a method for making flying geese she found on YouTube: https://youtu.be/JS-cg8BNpdo
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- 2019 March 14 Membership Meeting, Minutes to come, Show and Tell Photos (I will Attach to separate email) The Guild members voted to support the Wallowa County Fair by sponsoring two cash awards $25.00 each; one for the adult and one for the youth divisions in the pieced quilt category. The guild also gave unanimous yes votes to support the two Senior Meals Sites in Wallowa and Enterprise by purchasing one meal for $150.00. The Guild provides servers for the meals in September, October, and November.
March Block of the Month was provided by Barb McC. and distributed at the meeting by Bobbi T. Barb has provided the white squares for the design. One block is to be completed with the addition of deep red and blue squares. The other block completed in light yellows and pale blues will be raffled off at the April Meeting. Attached pattern as photo with instructions (posted on Quilt Designs page)
– 2019 February 14 Membership Meeting, Quilto Game Night, Minutes, Photos, Summary Links
– 2019 February 2 Quilting at VFW open quilting day, Potluck is your choice. Photos
– 2019 January 19, Quilting at VFW working on Baby Quilts, Potluck is Soups Photos
– 2019 January 10 General Membership Meeting Minutes, Photos, Summary Links
– 2019 January 5 Class with Patti from the LaGrande Quilt Shop at VFW
2018 News Archive
2018 Meeting Minutes and Newsletters are here.