Minnesota Quilters offers two meetings each month, with the exceptions of December and June. The evening meetings moon are on the first Thursday of the month and begin at 7:00 p.m. The morning meetings sun are on the following Saturday and begin at 10:00 a.m. *Dates may vary if there is a conflict with a holiday.

All meetings are held at the St Lawrence Catholic Church & Newman Center unless otherwise noted.
Meetings are free for MQ members, $5 for non-members.

When there's a workshop ( scissors) the locations may vary. Check the registration forms for details when it comes out.      Meeting rules and policies.

*Coffee and treats will now be served before each meeting to allow more time for socialization among our members. Coffee will be ready at 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays and 9:30 am on Saturdays. Wear your name tags/membership cards so we can get to know each other. Meeting speakers may be subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.

Upcoming Meetings

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March 7th, 2015 - 10 am Women's History Month Quilt Exhibit in Eagan. This is our last year to attend this event. Come join the fun! It's free for anyone, bring your friends. There will be a speaker and vendors too!

March 12 - 14 -MQ's In-Town Day Retreat at Millie P's "Pearl & Myrtle's Retreat Center" in Anoka.

Click here for more information and to sign up!

April 9th, 2015 - 7 pm [ONE WEEK LATER DUE TO EASTER]
April 11th, 2015 - 10 am [ONE WEEK LATER DUE TO EASTER]

April 12 - 15, 2015 - MQ's Spring Getaway at Camp Wapo. Registration is now open for members only. Check your email or call the office to sign up. 612-436-0449

Nonmembers will recieve an email inviting them in March.

May 7th, 2015 - 7 pm - Speaker: Scott Flanagan!
scissors May 8th, 2015 9 am to 4 pm - Workshop with Scott Flanagan! More details to come.
May 9th, 2015 - 10 am -Speaker: Scott Flanagan!
June 11 - 13, 2015 Minnesota Quilters Annual Quilt Show & Conference in Duluth, MN
July 9th, 2015 - 7 pm [ONE WEEK LATER DUE TO 4TH OF JULY]

July 11th, 2015 - 7 am [One week later due to 4th of July] BUS TOUR!

We'll be off to Willmar Minnesota with stops at quilt shops and at our destination our speaker will be Mary Chalmers.

August 6th, 2015 - 7 pm Speaker: LOLA JENKINS!
scissors August 7th, 2015 - Workshop with LOLA JENKINS!

August 8th, 2015 - 10 am Speaker: LOLA JENKINS!

And the 3rd Annual STUDIO TOURS!

September dates to be determined. September School House!
September dates to be determined. September School House!
September 17 - 19th, 2015 - MQ's In-Town Day Retreat at Millie P's in Anoka. More details to come.
October 1st, 2015 - 7 pm
October 3rd, 2015 - 10 am
October 15 - 18th, 2015 Fall Getaway!
November 5th, 2015 - 7 pm
November 7th, 2015 - 10 am
December 5th, 2015 Holiday Brunch at Edinburgh in Brooklyn Park
June 9 - 11, 2016 Minnesota Quilters Annual Quilt Show & Conference in St. Cloud, MN

Meeting Rules and Policies

  1. Please turn off your cell phones.
  2. Announcements are only for MQ business or quilt-related activities.
  3. Please do not make any announcements concerning selling personal items or private business promotion.  If you have something to sell or a business to promote you are welcome to put out flyers and business cards or put an ad in the MQ newsletter.

MQ Event Cancellation Notification Policy

In the case of inclement weather or other situation that may cause a cancellation of an MQ monthly membership meeting or sponsored event, the following will occur:

• A posting will be made on the MQ website and on Facebook

• A recorded message will be on the MQ office phone

• An email blast will be sent to all members

• Time-permitting, KSTP TV and WCCO TV and radio stations will be contacted

• If a cancellation is pending; the MQ website will indicate at what time a decision will be made/posted