Minneapolis Modern Quilt Guild December 2017 Meeting Notes



Minneapolis Modern Quilt Guild
December Meeting 2017
12/21/17
  1. Welcome 
  2. New Members Review and Visitors 
  3. Shriners Hospital Presentation and presenting of quilt donation 
  4. Announcements/Reminders 
    • Date of next meeting: Thursday, January 18th 
    • Reminder to bring snacks on your birthday month 
    • Volunteer Positions Needed 
      • Leadership Elections will happen in February 
      • Positions that will be open 
        • President (can be split into Co-Presidents) 
        • Secretary 
        • Welcome Committee Chair (guests/snacks/etc) 
        • Special Project Chair (challenges/Block of the Month/etc) 
    • Dakota County Star Quilters Show February 3 - March 9, 2018 at the Dakota County Historical Society Museum in S. St Paul (Challenge is to finish UFOs) 
      • Drop off quilts at January meeting, complete the registration form, Colby will take them to the show 
      • Returned at March meeting by Jan
      • Need quilts to display
      • Need 36 inches square or smaller quilts for silent auction
    • Minnesota Quilter’s Annual Quilt Show
      • Looking to have more modern quilts this year
      • Faculty is more modern-leaning as well
    • Sew in’s/Retreats/Etc.
      • Future Sewcials/Sew-in’s Etc
        • Lakes Makerie Sew-Ins
        • Wednesdays after the Guild Meeting from 7-9 PM.
        • 2121 W 21st St, Minneapolis, MN 55405
        • No charge + 10% discount for fabric sales
        • Ok to bring treats/drinks
      • 2018 Retreat (Musser Mansion, Little Falls, MN)
        • November 1-4, 2018
        • 15 spots available
        • $150 total, $50 will save your spot
  5. Committee Updates
    • Charity Committee (Jan Hanenberger)
      • Drawing held for people that have worked on charity kits
      • Quilt kits available TODAY for the DCSQ small quilt auction
      • New charity block -half square triangle
      • Always need donations of scraps/batting/blocks
      • Mobile Menders Project/House of Charity (Carrie Federer)
      • Need embroidery supplies, fabric paints
    • Speakers/Programs (Sarah Vernon)
      • Heather Jones Workshop ~ April 21, 2018 TBD on details
      • Full Day Workshop $90
      • Signups coming soon
    • Marketing/Communications (Sarah Marrone)
  6. Show and Tell - lay quilts out after showing them
  7. Secret Santa
  8. Sewcial Time

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