This is a quick reminder that our next meeting will be on Monday, March 21st , 2016!
Sorry this email reminder is coming so late. We have so much to talk about in March that some last minute changes were made! We have some lovely guest speakers this month, VMQG Show (yay!) updates, guild challenges (exciting!) and so much more! Can’t wait to see you all there!
Upcoming VMQG Events
1.) Free Motion Quilting 2.0 with Stacey Murton! – Sunday April 24th, Croatian Cultural Centre,
2.) Latifah Saafir Lecture – Friday, May 27th, “Modern Quilting: Past, Present and Future” Lecture, $15
3.) Latifah Saafir Glam Clam Workshop – Saturday, May 28th, $90 (members)
4.) Latifah Saafir Rocket 88 Workshop – Sunday, May 29th, $90 (members)
5.) Latifah Saafir Molehills Workshop – Monday, May 30th, $90 (members)
March Meeting Details
What: Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild MeetingWhen: 7:00-9:00pm, Monday, March 21st, 2016
Where: Hewett Hall, Unitarian Church of Vancouver, 949 W 49th Ave, Vancouver (at the NE corner of W 49th Ave and Oak St).
Parking: Free parking is available in the parking lot. Street parking is also available.
Transit: The 49 and 17 buses run along 49th Ave and Oak St respectively. The Canada Line has a station at Cambie and 49th.
Guests: If you’re a guest, we’d appreciate it if you would firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP so we can know to expect you. Your first meeting is free and subsequent meetings are $5 until you become a member.
What to bring:
– 2015/16 membership card, completed membership form and $50 dues for 2015/16 (cheque made out to VMQG or cash, membership valid until Oct. 31, 2016) or guest fee ($5)
– calendar to record upcoming events
– cash, chequebook, or credit card to pay for VMQG events
– modern quilt to share at Show and Tell
– your name tag
– Paul’s Fancy Star Block for block lotto
– Round Robin blocks
– Show & tell items
– a mug (none will be supplied)
– treats are welcomed
– door prizes: Please bring donations to the meeting and sign up at the door prize table.
– Guild Business
– VMQG Show information from Krista
– Langley Quilter’s Guild Guest Speakers
– New Guild Challenge!
– April Block Lotto Challenge
– Guild Speaker Shelagh
– Break (eat treats & socialize; pick up quilts, sign up for workshop, sew-in)
– Show and Tell
– Door Prizes & block lotto winner!
Fragrance-free policy: For the comfort of all of our members, all guild events are scent-free.