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November Monthly Meeting

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Doors open at 6:30 pm.

Business Meeting: The meeting begins at 7:00 pm, usually lasting 30-40 minutes.

Program:   Join us as we welcome Carole McCarville, CQA/ACC Executive Director, as she brings the “2022 Rewire Individual CQA/ACC Member Challenge” and the “2022 Reaffirm CQA/ACC Member Guild Challenge” quilts to the Mahone Bay Quilt Guild for a trunk show. These thirty wall hangings, which were displayed at Quilt Canada 2022 in Vancouver this past June, are a wonderful example of Canadian quilters imagination and talent.

And have you heard…. Quilt Canada 2023 is coming to Halifax on June 7-10 ?!?

Perhaps after seeing the 2022 challenge quilts, you will be inspired to create an entry for one of the 2023 challenges to be displayed in Halifax next June.

In addition to the trunk show, Carole will give you detailed information about QC2023, including how you can help by volunteering to show quilters from across Canada and beyond what Nova Scotia hospitality is all about.

Sew & Tell: The meeting wraps up with sharing our completed projects. If you’re bringing items in person, then look for the sign up sheet.  If you will attend via Zoom, please send a photo of your sew & tell items to Barb Robson at robsonbh@eastlink.ca no later than 2 days before the meeting.

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT GUILD MEETINGS:

In Person Check-in: Please give your name at the front desk when you arrive. If you have questions about anything, someone at the desk can help. There will be raffle tickets and a revised membership renewal form available to pick up.

Guests: Members are permitted to bring a non-member guest to the meeting two times. This can be in person or virtually. Please advise Membership (mbqgmembership@gmail.com) if you plan to bring a guest, so they may be properly introduced at the meeting.

Library: Before the meeting is a great time to browse our library and borrow one of the new acquisitions. Our Librarian always welcomes suggestions for library purchases.

Donation items: Your quilt donations are welcome at any meeting.

And please remember that for all in-person meetings:

  • –  Events are scent free
  • –  You should wear a name tag – any type is fine. You can order a printed Guild name tag fromElizabeth or make your own.
  • –  Don’t be shy about introducing yourself to someone you might not know – we have many newmembers
  • –  Return any library books you have

Details

Date:
November 7
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Trinity United Church
101 Edgewater Street
Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0 Canada
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