REMINDER: AUGUST MEETING THIS THURSDAY

OUR AUGUST MEETING IS THIS THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2018 AT 7:15 PM.

PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 209 Mountain Ave, Caldwell, NJ 07006

Doors will open  at 7pm. 

Important: Please sign in at the registration table 

Remember to bring:

  • Charity quilts that you’ve completed
  • Refreshments: if your birthday is this month
  • Name Tag: If you do not have a name tag, we can arrange a partner swap – just ask any of the NJMQG Executive Board Officers (Margy, Kathy, Aubrey, Jackie, or Crista).
  • As always, please bring anything you may have for Show and Tell!
  • Bring projects, and questions to “Ask the Guild,” to access the Brain Trust of the North Jersey Modern Quilters Guild! (see Crista’s Facebook post)

 FREE table: Bring in the quilty items you no longer use and drop them on our FREE table at the beginning of the meeting. If your items are not taken, please take them home with you


• Member Corner: Many of our members have their own creative businesses and services to offer. A designated table is provided for members to leave their business cards, class/workshop lists, postcards, etc. This is a great way to get the word out about what you have to offer!


• Library: closed for the summer, due to the fact that it’s at our other location.
If you have checked a book out, please return it at the September meeting when we will be back at the Community Church.


• Upcoming Programs:

 Sashiko class with Atsushi on September 15.  Morning and afternoon sessions both full!

See you on Thursday! 

Reminder: May 2018 Meeting this Thursday

OUR MAY MEETING IS THIS THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 AT 7:15 PM AT THE COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CEDAR GROVE, 65 BOWDEN ROAD, CEDAR GROVE, NJ 07009. PARKING IS LOCATED IN THE LARGE LOT IN THE BACK – USE THE SIDE ENTRANCE TO COME IN.

Doors will open  at 7pm.   We’ll talk about Quiltfest, Nominations, Upcoming classes, field trips…

• Important: Please sign in at the registration table 

A couple of notes:  Please consider serving on the Board of OUR Guild.  We especially need someone to take over as treasurer.  If you’re uncertain, bring your questions to the meeting, and we’ll do our best to answer them.  Come join us – we’ll have fun!
If you went to Quiltfest NJ, we’d love to hear your impressions of the event, the new venue,  exhibits, venues, any classes you took…

• Remember to bring: 

  • Round Robin blocks
  • Your work from Chawne Kimber’s classes, and any other classwork that you’ve done lately.
  • Refreshments: Consider bringing a light refreshment to share, especially if your birthday is this month
  • Nametag If you do not have a name tag, we can arrange a partner swap – just ask any of the NJMQG Executive Board Officers (Margy, Kathy, Lori, Aubrey, Sarah).
  • As always, please bring anything you may have for Show and Tell!
  •  Charity quilts that you’ve completed

 FREE table: Bring in the quilty items you no longer use and drop them on our FREE table at the beginning of the meeting. If your items are not taken, please take them home with you


• Member Corner: Many of our members have their own creative businesses and services to offer. A designated table is provided for members to leave their business cards, class/workshop lists, postcards, etc. This is a great way to get the word out about what you have to offer!


• Library: Have you borrowed a book from the NJMQG library? Books can be checked out for one month. Please see Laura F., our librarian.  If you borrowed a book at the last meeting, please remember to return it this month


• Upcoming Programs: Open Sew for Charity is this Saturday.  We’ll have batting and the guild stash, as well as templates and precut patterns.  Kathy Morganroth will be our resident expert for the day. Bring her your sewing problems.                         

Of course, if you have a project of your own you need to make some progress on  bring that along.  

See you on Thursday! 

APRIL 2018 GUILD MEETING

OUR APRIL MEETING IS THIS THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018 AT 7:15 PM AT THE COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CEDAR GROVE, 65 BOWDEN ROAD, CEDAR GROVE, NJ 07009. PARKING IS LOCATED IN THE LARGE LOT IN THE BACK – USE THE SIDE ENTRANCE TO COME IN.

Doors will open  at 7pm.   

• Important: Please sign in at the registration table 

  • Please come prepared to vote on our new Guild Bylaws.  Each member was emailed a copy of the new version on April 3.  For comparison you can look at the current bylaws on the secure website.

• Remember to bring: 

  •  Quiltfest entries for our guild exhibit, if you submitted info and photos.  Each quilt should have a label, a 4″ hanging sleeve, and be in a pillowcase that also has your name on it
  • Round Robin blocks
  • Sewing organizer bags, if you signed up for the swap
  • Refreshments: Consider bringing a light refreshment to share, especially if your birthday is this month
  • Nametag If you do not have a name tag, we can arrange a partner swap – just ask any of the NJMQG Executive Board Officers (Margy, Kathy, Lori, Aubrey, Sarah).
  • As always, please bring anything you may have for Show and Tell!
  •  Charity quilts that you’ve completed

 FREE table: Bring in the quilty items you no longer use and drop them on our FREE table at the beginning of the meeting. If your items are not taken, please take them home with you


• Member Corner: Many of our members have their own creative businesses and services to offer. A designated table is provided for members to leave their business cards, class/workshop lists, postcards, etc. This is a great way to get the word out about what you have to offer!


• Library: Have you borrowed a book from the NJMQG library? Books can be checked out for one month. Please see Laura F., our librarian.  If you borrowed a book at the last meeting, please remember to return it this month


• Upcoming Events:  Quilt and Sewing Fest of NJ,  April 26-29

See you on Thursday!