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! 

Board Nominations are Open!

WE ALL LOVE OUR GUILD AND THE GUILD NEEDS YOU!!

Nominations are open for all Board positions but we are particularly looking for a Program Chair (or two/co-chairs) and a Treasurer. Please help our guild move forward and consider running for one of these critical board positions.

For more information, log into the Members-Only section here.

If you have any questions about the roles and responsibilities of any of the board positions, reach out to the current or past holders of those positions and check the by-laws.

WE NEED YOU!

REMINDER: FEBRUARY 2018 MEETING THIS THURSDAY

Our February meeting is this Thursday, February 15, 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’re having a Valentine’s day Tea Party!  Bring your favorite tea cup and saucer.

• Important: Please sign in at the registration table 

• Remember to bring: 

  • Round Robin blocks
  • Monochromatic half square triangle quilts
  • 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: A few spots are still available for Chawne Kimber’s Workshop on March 17.

See you on Thursday!