Our next meeting is 7:00pm, Monday, June 15th
This meeting will be fun and festive with a game, treats, fruit punch, and plenty of door prizes as well as our regular meeting highlight – show and tell! We’ll be handing out journal covers to those of you who participated in the swap with Modern Quilt Guild Victoria.
Upcoming VMQG Events
1) Summer Sew-outs (dates and locations to be announced in VMQG Facebook group)
2) Friday night Sew-in, 6:00-11:00pm, Friday, July 17th, Church Hall at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, $10
3) Outdoor Guild Meeting, 6:30-9ish, Monday, July 20th, near the concession stand at Trout Lake Park, family and friends welcome!
4) Friday night Sew-in, 6:00-11:00pm, Friday, August 28th, Church Hall at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, $10
5) Fancy Fox Quilt workshop with Jade Prosser, Sunday, September 27th, $50 for members, $55 for non-members (including the pattern)
6) VMQG Weekend Quilting Retreat at Edenvale, October 16-18th, 2015. Several spaces available. $265 total ($50 deposit due immediately to reserve your spot).
What: Vancouver Modern Quilt Guild MeetingWhen: 7:00-9:00pm, Monday, June 15th, 2015
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 holly@
What to bring:
– 2014/15 membership card, completed membership form and $25 dues for 2014/15 (cheque made out to VMQG or cash, membership valid until Oct. 31, 2015) or guest fee ($5)
– calendar to record upcoming events
– $50 deposit cheque for retreat (if attending)
– cash, chequebook, or credit card to pay for VMQG events
– modern quilt to share at Show and Tell
– your name tag
– butterfly string blocks for block lotto
– completed Sunshowers quilt colouring sheet so we can share colour ideas!
– 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. It’s fun to have extra prizes for our 5th anniversary party and we appreciate your contributions!
– VMQG Game
– Guild Business
– Break (eat treats & socialize; pick up journal covers from swap and Maker Faire quilts (if applicable), members pick up 5th anniversary gifts, sign up for workshop, sew-ins, retreat)
– June Challenge
– Show and Tell
– Door Prizes & block lotto