2017-2018 Calendar of Events and Programs


September 27   MEETING


                        Membership - Dotty Christofor


                        September 2017 Newsletter


                        Present Schedule, Programs, Charity Projects - Carol Kollmer


                        Intro to Mystery Quilt - Cindy Carroll


                        Intro to Block of the Month - Ronnie Alber




October 14       WORKSHOP Christmas Tree Skirt or Table Topper – Guest Instructor: Marie from Patchworks


                            Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library   ($32 fee for ruler and instructions)




October 25       MEETING


                        Charity Project Mini Workshops


                                    Shelter Dog Beds – Mary Ellen Ransom


                                    Port Pillows – JoAnn Incalcatera


                                    Walker Caddies – Audrey Collins


                        Community Project Mini Workshop: Born to Read Bags – Ronnie Alber




November 04    WORKSHOP Stack and Whack with Gerri Fitzpatrick and Maryanne Leonard


                            Joyce Fitzpatrick Senior Center




November 15    MEETING


                        Station Rotation


                                    Santa $ Holder - Maryanne Leonard


                                    Paper Pieced Ornament – JoAnn Incalcatera


                                    Ironing and Pressing  Properly- Audrey Collins




December 13   MEETING


                        Holiday Party


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


                        Holiday Games – Louise Brogan




January 20      WORKSHOP Snowflake Sit and Sew


                        Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library




January 24       MEETING


                        Form Nominating Committee


                        Vendor Night – Sew Right, Bayside NY.  Lecture/Demo




February 17     WORKSHOP Baby Quilt Workshop - Rag Baby Quilt - Susanne Ankner & Joan Dlouhy


                            Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library




February 28      MEETING


                        Station Rotation


                                    Crochet Hooks & Knitting Needle Holders – Carol Kollmer


                                    Microwave Bowl Warmer - Claire Noto




March 24         QUILT CAMP held at Joyce Fitzpatrick Senior Center


                                    Attic Windows Quilt with Joan Dlouhy

Sit and Sew




March 28          MEETING


                        Station Rotation


                                    Hankies to Dresses - Gerrie Fitzpatrick


                                    Transfer Painting - Ginny O'Connor 



April 25            MEETING


                        Present Slate of Officers for 2018-19                




                        Station Rotation:  Gadgets/Rulers - Dottie Christofor


                                                   Hand Quilting Techniques - Sandie Kowalchuk


                        Our favorite knife sharpener, Anthony, will be here tonight


                        Collection of Charity Projects




May 19             WORKSHOP LAP ROBE - Jean Pastorino


                           Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library




May 23             MEETING


                        “35th Anniversary Party”


                        Vote on Slate of Officers


Questionnaire Results


                        Program Committee Sign-Up




June 27            MEETING


                        Birthday Party


                        Bring Your Quilting Questions

                         Show and tell