Welcome to the Region of York Quilters Guild!
For our 2017 – 2018 guild year, we are pleased to present an exciting program.
Our April meeting will feature Noshi Gulati. Noshi will provide her trunk show “Airport Security Stole My Scissors”, a humorous journey to India and back. Noshi’s work showcases her beautiful original designs featuring hand appliqué and hand quilting.
Sew Social Events:
Come out for a time of sewing and socializing at the Newmarket Community Centre! These events are usually held on the second Wednesday of the month and the next date is May 8, 2018 from 1:30 pm to 10 pm. More dates and times are listed in the Sew Social section of the Activities tab and also in the Calendar. This event is free of charge for our members. Drop in and stay as long or as little as you like.
Mini Retreats for 2018:
- Saturday, April 21, 2018
- Saturday, November 10, 2018
In the news:
Our very own President, Evelyn was interviewed for the article “A Hotbed of Quilting: York Region North is the Place to Quilt!” which appeared in Look Local, a local lifestyle magazine and website. To read the full article, click on this link: http://looklocalmagazine.com/newmarketaurora/blog/2018/03/11/23919/
Ricky Tims is coming! – May 15, 16 or 17, 2018
Be sure to check out all the details regarding this event on the Ricky Tims Event tab.
If you are not familiar with Ricky’s work, check out his website (www.rickytims.com) to see what all the excitement is about.
Fourth Wednesday of the month
Newmarket Community Centre
200 Doug Duncan Drive
September to May, excluding December
Meeting starts at 7:15 pm
Things to bring to meetings:
- -Your name tag
- -Block of the Month
- -Quilts to display
- -Outreach quilts
- -Retreat Registration
- -Payments for Mystery Quilt and Workshops
Membership runs from July 1 to June 30 inclusive. Space is limited, so please apply for or renew your membership by June 30. ROYQG Membership Form 2018-2019
Guests are welcome at our meetings for a fee of $7.00. Please note that the May meeting is our Annual General Meeting and is not open to guests.
“We welcome a scent-free environment”