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

 

 

December 6, 2014 Holiday Brunch - 10 am.

Come and join us for fun, festivities and delicious food at the Holiday Brunch on Saturday, December 6th, 10:00 am at Binz Refectory on the Univerisity of St. Thomas campus.

The Holiday Brunch is a wonderful way to start your holiday season. enjoy participating in, or just viewing, the Stockings for St. Joseph's, the Block Exchange, the Block Exchange Challenge (or make your own blocks for this challenge), and Show and Tell.

This is a time to enjoy a great meal, visit with your quilting friends, and make new friends. If you are attending the Holiday Brunch by yourself, let us know when you arrive because we have a special surprise for you.

Registration is online, please click here to go to the invitation. If you do not want to sign up online you can call the MQ Office at 612-436-0449.

Christmas Stocking Challenge:

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. St. Joseph's has a list of most needed items and we've put that on our bulletin board page here.

Kara Albrecht 2013

 

moon January 8, 2015 Meeting are a week late due to 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.

 
February 5th, 2015 - 7 pm MQP presentation.
 
February 7th, 2015 - 10 am MQP presentation.
 
March 7th, 2015 - 10 am Women's History Month Quilt Exhibit in Eagan.
 
March 12 - 14 -MQ's In-Town Day Retreat at Millie P's in Anoka. More details to come.
 
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. More details to come.
 
May 7th, 2015 - 7 pm
 
May 9th, 2015 - 10 am
 
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 - 10 am [ONE WEEK LATER DUE TO 4TH OF JULY]
 
August 6th, 2015 - 7 pm
 
August 8th, 2015 - 10 am
 
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
 
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.