2018 - 2019 Calendar of Events and Programs

 September 26   MEETING

                        Membership - $25.00 dues are due

                        September 2018 Newsletter - Ro Garone

                        Present schedule, programs, odds and ends - Jean Pastorino

                        Veterans Quilt report - Ruth Caulfield

                       Baby Quilt in Memory of  Carol Steffens - Cindy Carroll and Gerrie Fitzpatrick

                        Intro to Mystery Quilt - Cindy Carroll

                        Block of the Month Reveal from last year - Ronnie Alber

                        Intro to Block of the Month - Ronnie Alber

                        Community Service Projects (Baby Quilts and Lap Robes) - Joyce Muller

                        Sign up for Angel Quilt - Louise Brogan (workshop to be held October 13)

                        Show and Tell



October 13       WORKSHOP  Angel Quilt with Louise Brogan - Bay Shore/Brightwaters Library


October 24     MEETING

                          Charity Projects: toiletry bags, pillowcases, walker caddies, caps for kids


November  3  WORKSHOP  T-Shirt Quilt with Sandie Kowalchuk - Bay Shore/ Brightwaters Library


November 28    MEETING

                  Station Rotation

                             English Paper Piecing - Cindy Carroll

                             Curved Piecing - Maryellen Ransom

                              Handy Hints

December  19  MEETING

                        Holiday Party

                        Gift Exchange ($15 to $18 gift, new item please)

                        Holiday Game

January    12  WORKSHOP Snowflake Sit and Sew - Joyce Fitzpatrick Senior Center


January 23     MEETING

                 Vendor Night - Sew What's New


February   9   WORKSHOP - Stringed Pieced Wedding Ring Table Runner/Quilt with Jean Pastorino

                                                   Bay Shore/Brightwaters Library

February 27    MEETING


                       Toiletry Bag Assembly - Joan Dlouhy and Joann Incalcatera

                      Station Rotation:

                                 Hand Quilting Techniques - Sandy Kowalchuk

                         3 Baby Quilts from 3 Yards of fabric - Gerrie Fitzpatrick

                         Handy Hints - Carol Kollmer


March 27         MEETING

                      Mario from Modern Quilters Guild will give us a brief history of the modern quilt movement. This will include the elements of Modern Quilts, examples of past winning quilts from the Modern Quilt Guild and a presentation of what was shown this year at the Modern Quilt Guild national convention in Nashville, Tennessee.


March 30 QUILT CAMP  - Joyce Fitzpatrick Senior Center

                            Hand Bag - Carol Garbarino

                             Easy Strip-Pieced Plaid Baby or Lap Quilt - Mary-Ellen Ransom

                            Sit and Sew        


April 13 WORKSHOP - Pin Cushion w Thread Catcher - Virginia Gibbons and SaraJean Palese

                                        Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library CANCELLED 


April 24           MEETING

                Questionnaires will be handed out - moved to May meeting

                     Station Rotation

                          Celtic Bias Stem - Dottie Christofor

                          Freezer Paper for making Applique Templates - Audrey Collins & Liz Shuman

                     Collect and Show Charity Projects

                     Anthony the knife sharpener


May     4      WORKSHOP  - Log Cabin - Audrey Collins

                                            Bay Shore - Brightwaters Library CANCELLED 

May 22          MEETING

                        Questionnaires from April meeting to be handed out

                          Mystery Quilt Reveal

                          Program Committee Sign up

                          Bring your quilting questions 


June 26          MEETING

                  Questionnaire results

               Birthday Party (cupcakes)

               Sit and Sew and Socialize