October 13, 2013
11:00am - 4:00pm
Home State Bank Commercial Banking Center
(see map on right sidebar)
What you need to bring:
- Favorite Modern Quilting Book / Magazine
- any finished quilts for donation to Project Night-Night
- your name-tag!!
- Workshop supplies
1. Sign-In and Welcome - Members and first-time visitors may attend free of charge. Other visitors may attend with a $5 fee.
2. Membership Update
3. Treasurer's Report
4. Upcoming Meetings
- November 10 - Lecture and Trunk Show by Jacquie Gering of Tallgrass Prairie Studio
- December 8 - Holiday Party
- 2014 - in the planning stages. Ideas??
5. Committee Updates
- Charity - Laura Watts
- Swaps - Sign-up/interest sheet from Kara Overman
- Holiday Party - Cathy Roberts
- Quilt Show
6. Upcoming Quilt Shows/Events
- Village Quilters of Lake Bluff/Lake Forest, Friday & Saturday, October 25 & 26 at the Libertyville Sports Complex
- International Quilt Festival Houston, October 31-November 3, 2013
- Illinois/Wisconsin Bus Exchange, Saturday & Sunday, November 2-3
7. New Business
- BOM project starting in January
- Countryside feedback and next year’s participation
- Sale table idea
- Meeting room clean up
8. Show and Tell
- Favorite modern quilting book or magazine - tell us what about it inspires you or what you've learned/made from it
- bring 1 or 2 of your modern quilting items to share with the group :)
- if you need some advice on a modern quilting project in progress, bring that too!
9. Schoolhouse Workshop Challenge Reminder -Due 11/10 meeting, Prizes Announcement!
** End of meeting portion - break for social time and workshop set-up
10. Machine Quilting Workshop