Meetings

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

Please direct any meeting questions, comments or suggestions to daymeeting@mnquilt.org or nightmeeting@mnquilt.org

 

 

moon November 6th, 2014 Membership Meeting at 7 pm

Speaker: Annemarie Yohnk "Tell Me About Your Doll Quilt".

This lecture discusses the history of Doll Quilts from the late 1800s to the mid 1900s. Why are these little wonders so fascinating? The lecture will provide you with some of the answers to that question. Included is a trunk show with approx. 75 pieces. Most are antique quilts, also some doll beds & stowaways are included where travel permits. Also, a selection of quilts from the Quilts Remembered pattern company will be on hand.

 

sun November 8th, 2014 Membership Meeting at 10 am

Speaker: Victoria Findlay Wolfe!

 

scissorsWednesday November 12, 2014 at 9 am. Victoria Findlay Wolf workshop!

Author of "15 Minutes of Play", Victoria will be teaching a class from 9 am to 4 pm on her technique for refreshing creativity and making "new material" with scraps.

The class is now full.

 

December 6, 2014 Holiday Brunch - 10 am.

Invitation email to be sent October 28th. If you do not want to sign up online you can call the MQ Office at 612-436-0449 on or after October 28th.

Among the events at the Holiday Brunch is the Christmas Stocking Challenge. MQ Members make stockings for the children at St. Joseph's Home for Children. Instructions on are the "MQ Bulletin Board" link on the home page. Scroll to the bottom. It prints five 8.5 x 11" pages; 1 with instructions and the other 4 pages get taped together to make the full size pattern.

Many MQ Members wish to donate money for stocking fillers, please make your check out directly to St. Joseph's Home for Children.

Kara Albrecht 2013

 

moon January 8, 2015 Meeting are a week late due to the first Thursday being New Years Day.

2015 SHOW PREVIEW!

The 2015 Show will be in Duluth Minnesota June 11th to 13th, with classes starting on the 10th.

 

sun January 10, 2015

2015 SHOW PREVIEW!

The 2015 Show will be in Duluth Minnesota June 11th to 13th, with classes starting on the 10th.

 
June 11 - 13, 2015 Minnesota Quilters Annual Quilt Show & Conference in Duluth, MN
 
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.