Welcome to the Region of York Quilters Guild! We are pleased to present an exciting program for 2020/2021! Given the current COVID-19 situation most of our activities will be in a Webinar form using the Zoom application. Imagine! Accessing most of our regular meetings in a safe and friendly environment, your own home! We have an exciting line-up of speakers and workshops for you, so stay tuned for more information on each of them.  You can check out who we have lined up as speakers in the Activities tab under Program.  See you at our, “virtual”, general meeting in September. Better yet, come and join us Wednesday June 24, 2020 for a special Zoom meeting! Please see the June 2020 newsletter for details of this exciting event! Sew Social Events: Isolation doesn’t mean you can’t sew with friends! Join us for a time of sewing and socializing via the Zoom Webinar platform! These events are usually held once a month.  The dates, times and locations 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.  Dial in and stay as long or as little as you like. Membership: Membership runs from July 1 to June 30 inclusive.  You can renew two ways, either by electronic payment through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/royqg-annual-dues-20202021-tickets-108443001938 or, snail mail the membership form, which can be found in the “About Us” tab. Please apply for or renew your membership by August 30th.  We currently do not have a waiting list.  New Members are welcome! Visitors/Guests: Visitors/Guests are welcome at our meetings for a fee of $7.00. You do not need to be accompanied by a member. Please note that the May meeting is our Annual General Meeting and is not open to visitors/guests.   When we return to regular, in person meetings, please remember that, “We welcome a scent-free environment”

Meetings:

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
  • -Quilters Corner Items
  • -Quilts to display
  • -Outreach and Touch quilts
  • -Library Books