Friday, April 02, 2021

What is happening at RVQG?

RVQG is springing forward with programs and activities to keep members connected, virtually via zoom, of course!  During April, along with our regular Bee Night and Program, another workshop and sew day has been planned.  Visit the appropriate Committee site links (on left sidebar) for the dates and contact information.   

1.   International Quilting Day 

Members of Rouge Valley Quilters Guild have been invited to

participate in an all day virtual event on March 20th.  The 

event is hosted by Royal City Quilters's Guild and York Heritage 

Quilters Guild in celebration of International Quilting Day. 


Information can be found at this link International Quilting Day

2.    President’s Challenge **Updated Jan 5, 2021**

Our President has launched a new challenge for RVQG members.   To participate, please check out the details at this link President's Challenge

3.    General Meeting Monthly Programs & Speakers **Updated Apr 2, 2021**

 

We are very pleased that despite current public health guidelines and limitations, our program of monthly speakers has continued virtually through Zoom. Programs & Speakers

 

The March guest speaker, Celeste Compion, gave us an amazing history, description and pictures of how Shweshwe fabric is created in South Africa.


Please mark your calendar for the zoom meeting on April 26, with Jeannie Jenkins' trunk show "Traditional to Modern".  She has art quilts and paper-pieced quilts also.



4.    Bee Nights  **Updated Apr 2, 2021 **

 

Bee nights are continuing to be offered virtually.  If you have an extra Monday night free, you can find the dates, projects and instructions for registering at this link Bee Nights.

 

 In March, Lily showed 16 ladies how to make a Japanese Single Handle Bag.  It was another fun night of sewing.  Thank you Lily.


There is still time to sign up for April 12th Bee Night to make a Quilter's Block Roll.  Visit the Bee nights link (at left) for more information, and to get contact information for Elaine or Liz.


 

5.    Calling all RVQG Members!

 

Please check out our new link to 'Calling All RVQG Members', to hear about new opportunities for our guild members.  Details at this link Calling all RVQG Members!