This is a quick reminder that our next meeting will be on Monday, December 19th, 2016!
Brrrr!!!! It’s cold outside! Hope everyone has been enjoying the snow! Tomorrow is our Annual Holiday Party! So please feel free to bring extra tasty treats to share for this meeting! Another reminder is if you had time to make a pincushion for the swap, please bring and share! Be safe in the snow if you driving from afar!
Upcoming VMQG Events
1.) Spring Retreat! April 28th to May 1st – Edenvale Retreat Centre, 4330 Bradner Road, Abbotsford. $390 – 3 Nights shared room, $435 Single room (limited) 3 nights. $120 Deposit with the remainder due January 2017 meeting.
December Meeting Details
What: Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild Meeting
When: 7:00-9:00pm, Monday, December 19th, 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 email 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. UNLESS there is a special guest speaker, this requires the $5 entrance fee even for first time guests.
What to bring:
– 2016/17 membership card, completed membership form and $50 dues for 2016/17(cheque made out to VMQG or cash, membership valid until Oct. 31, 2017) 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
– Greyscale Blocks for block lotto
– Round Robin blocks
– Pincushion for swap!
– 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.
– 6:30pm doors open, sign up for show and tell
– Ice Breaker Game!
– Guild Business
– Block Lotto Challenge
– QuiltCon 2017 Charity Quilt update
– April Edenvale Retreat
– Break (eat treats & socialize;sign up for retreat, etc)
– 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.