CQ Meetings–Current Year

Coastal Quilters Program Schedule 2016-2017

September 19
Speaker: Dianne Hire. Organizational Meeting: New officers take up duties. Dues are due.

October 10
Speaker/Workshop: Timna Tarr, “Improvisational Piecing.” Trunk show plus 3-hour workshop.

November 12
Auction–Live & Silent. With Georges Valley Quilters.

December 10
Annual Holiday Party Potluck. Fat-Quarter Grab Bags.

January 14
Speakers & Demo: Rhea Butler from Alewives Fabrics in Damariscotta Mills, and member Megan Bruns. “Tips & Tricks for English Paper Piecing.” President to appoint a nominating committee for 2017-2018 officers.

February 11–Postponed to May due to weather
Favorite Quilting Tips: Member Louisa Enright will discuss quilting tips and tricks she has learned during her 20+ years of quilting, including which rulers are her favorite and how to use them, how to size a quilt unit, making perfect borders, stash management, etc.

March 11
Speaker: “The Resurgence of Garment Construction,” by Leah Ondra, owner of Clementine apparel fabric boutique in Rockland

April 8
Speaker, Trunk Show & Workshop: Amy Friend (DuringQuietTime.com). “Designing Improv Paper Piecing.” Nominating committee will present slate of candidates for 2017-2018 board positions. A 5-hour workshop ($50) will follow the meeting.

May 6
Favorite Quilting Tips: Member Louisa Enright will discuss quilting tips and tricks she has learned during her 20+ years of quilting, including which rulers are her favorite and how to use them, how to size a quilt unit, making perfect borders, stash management, etc. Challenges due.
Pay in May (Dues also due).

June 10
Annual Potluck. Membership vote on slate of officers for 2017-2018.

July 8
Sit and Sew. Annual audit of treasurer’s books.

August 12
Sit and Sew.