October 2016 Open Sew Date/QuiltCon Charity Quilt

Mark your calendars for the October Open Sew!

We will be working on our QuiltCon Charity Quilt!

WHEN: Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
**Please note: We have extended the time for this Open Sew**
Can’t make it for the entire time? Come when you can.

WHERE: Community Church of Cedar Grove, 65 Bowden Street, Cedar Grove, NJ

More details to follow!

Reminder: September 2016 OPEN SEW tomorrow!

Our September 2016 OPEN SEW is tomorrow, Saturday, September 17, 2016
from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Community Church of Cedar Grove, 65 Bowden Street,
Cedar Grove, NJ (where we meet for our monthly guild meetings)


**Please Note: We are tweaking the design of the QuiltCon charity quilt which means we will not be working on it this Saturday at this Open Sew. We are planning another Open Sew in October dedicated exclusively to working on the charity quilt. Date to be confirmed.**


• We will have Quilt of Valor blocks available to work on or bring your personal projects to this Open Sew.

• Pack your lunch and please bring a snack or drinks to share if you can.

• We need a couple of members to bring in an iron/ironing mat/board to share. Please comment below if you can share an “ironing set up.” Also, remember to bring extension cords/surge protectors and an extra task light for your station.

See you tomorrow!

September 2016 Happenings!

Hello everyone!

Here are some announcements/reminders:

• September OPEN SEW:
When: This Saturday
, September 17, 2016 from 10am – 2pm
Where: Community Church of Cedar Grove, 65 Bowden Road, Cedar Grove, NJ


November Cross Roads Retreat:
When: Wednesday, November 9th – Sunday, November 13th
Where: Cross Roads Retreat Center, 29 Pleasant Grove Road, Port Murray, NJ 07865
Click here for more info. Diane F. will also be at the meeting Thursday night to answer any questions.


The Modern Quilt Guild Calls for Submissions:
The MQG has many opportunities going on right now! They are writing a book and asking for submissions, looking for Quilt of the Month designers, Block of the Month designers, QuiltCon Magazine submissions, Michael Miller Challenge entries, Nine-Patch Challenge entries, QuiltCon Entries, Faculty for MQG Webinars, QuiltCon 2018 Teachers and Lecturers. Click here for more information and deadlines.