The RYQG meetings generally include:
- Outreach drop-off and pick-up |
- Registration for workshops and other upcoming events |
- Library book exchange |
- Block of the Month drop-off and draw |
- Guest speaker |
- Display |
Please show your membership card or validated name badge when the doors open.
Find out more about our activities by selecting one of the options below
October 23, 2019 – Mary Pal (www.marypaldesigns.com)
November 27, 2019 – Valerie Miller (www.valeriemillerquiltedcovers.com) February 26, 2020 – Toni Smith (www.quiltoni.com) March 25, 2020 – Ana Paula Brasil (www.canadapaulabrasil.ca) April 22, 2020 – Sue Patten (www.suepattenquilts.com)
Come and join other guild members for a time of sewing and socializing. There is no cost to members. Bring your own food & beverages. Irons and ironing boards will be available for your use. Sew Social Events:
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Lions Hall 3: Quilts of Valour Sew Along – Flying Geese Method Demonstration by Irene Philp.
Saturday, May 16, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Lions Hall 3: Barn Quilts Workshop – Fee of $25.00 – Limit of 18 participants. Sign up required for this special event!
Saturday, June 13, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Ray Twinney Recreation Complex – Lounge 2: Outreach Sew Along
Saturday, July 18, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Ray Twinney Recreation Complex – Lounge 2
Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Ray Twinney Recreation Complex – Lounge 2
Saturday, Sept 12, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Ray Twinney Recreation Complex – Lounge 1
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Lions Hall 3
Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 – 10 am to 6 pm – Location: Lions Hall 3
Get Ready for Quilt Show!
Friday & Saturday April 17 & 18 (tentative date)
Thanks to everyone who picked up a kit or 2 for the raffle quilt blocks. All blocks are due back at the January meeting. Please hand them in to Wendy Morreau at the Quilt Show Table.
Gentle reminder, blocks are due back at the January 2020 meeting.
Click the link below for instructions or if you have any questions you can contact Wendy Moreau or Joanne Barton.
Block 1 & 2 Instructions – Raffle Quilt 2021 Block 1 & 2
Block 3 Instructions – Raffle Quilt 2021 Block 3
Below is a list of Helpful Tutorials Click on this link: Quilt Labels for some tips on labeling your quilts. Quilt Hanging Sleeve Tutorial: http://www.quiltweek.com/hanging-sleeve-instructions/ (From The Quilt Pattern Magazine):
Making Bias-Cut Binding – http:
Making Straight-Cut Binding:
Victorian Heart badge Instructions
Buy and Sell (Quilt and Other Crafts)
Click on the link for the latest listing of all library books and rulers in our inventory. Library Inventory Updated Jan 2020 Please remember to bring back your borrowed books and rulers to the following guild meeting so that other members can enjoy them as well. Rulers. Rulers. Rulers. Do you have specialty rulers gathering dust in your sewing room that you purchased for one project but now have no use? In addition to books, the Library would like to establish a collection of rulers for members to sign out. Please consider donating your used rulers (in excellent condition) to the library.