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Calendar of Scheduled Events

New activities and events will be added as they are scheduled.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a trunk show and presentation by Heather Mulder Peterson of Anka's Treasures, where trendy meets traditional. Her presentation is called "Joyful Stitcher." She will show projects from her new book of the same name, as well as other favorites from her collection. Heather's website.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. We will celebrate the holidays with Neal Haugen and the 2701 Singers - there may even be a sing-a-long! We will have a Make-N-Take Christmas ornament project to do (we'll let you know what to bring, most likely just a needle or needle and thread). And of course, treats and good company!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation by Cindy Staub of Quilt Doodle Designs in Burnsville. Cindy's website.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting is dedicated to making service quilts to fulfill one of our guild missions.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation by Sandra Schlagel, fiber artist, "Quilting Your Memories: using photos, journal entries, and mementos to create meaningful quilts."

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation by Amanda Effering of Creative Stitches, Bird Island. Amanda's facebook page.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation by Nancy Kaslauskas, "Artsy Quilts."

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation topic To Be Determined.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 7:00 pm at Willmar Community Center. Dues and visitor fees apply, visitors welcome. Monthly meeting with a presentation topic To Be Determined.

Past Events - 2017

January 10 - cancelled due to bad roads and weather

February 14 - Linda Lagergren, Patchwork Blessings

March 14 - The Quilt Club

April 11 - Sherri Moening, Brooten

May 9 - Community Service

June 13 - Cindy Staub, Quilt Doodle Designs

July 11 - Cathy Geier - Patchworks that Praise

July 12 - Strip Piecing Applique Landscape Workshop

August 8 - Lori Allison, All About Color Quilting

September 12 - Pauline Prawl, Willmar

October 10 - Sue Heinz, Kismet Quilting

Past Events - 2016

January 12 - Mickey Zimmer and April Zimmer, Sweetwater Cotton Shoppe

January 23 - English Paper Piecing Workshop

February 9 - Community Service Quilts Workshop

March 8 - Sharon Banister: Concept to Quilt

April 12 - Marilyn Bujalskii: Counted cross-stitch quilts

May 10 - Shar Jorgenson: Fear Not! Exposing the scary side of quilting - curved pieces and y-seams

June 14 - speaker cancelled due to circumstances beyond control

July 12 - Amanda Jean Nyberg of Crazy Mom Quilts: "Sunday Morning Quilts"

August 9 - Denise Muller, Colorz Quilt Shop: "Color and Choosing Fabrics"

September 2 - Pat Knoechel, sister to Eleanor Burns of Quilt in a Day, presented quilts and supplies from Eleanor's latest book

September 13 - Becky Carlson from Millie P's Quilt Cove presented a trunk show and answered quilting questions

October 11 - Chris Barnard of Scribbler Design in Chaska: "Feed Sacks and Depression-Era Quilts"

November 8 - Pam Dindorf of Aardvark Quilts in Rice: "Using Color and fabric in my work as a designer"

December 13 - Holiday Party

Past Events - 2015

January 13 - Community Service Quilts Workshop

February 10 - Jan Martin: Designing Quilts

March 10 - Sue Poser, Grubers: The X-Block

April 14 - Jean Rasmussen, Lorna Yanish, Deb Bomstad: Favorite Hand Applique Techniques

May 12 - Tracy and Fabrics Plus Staff: Sewing Binding on by Machine

June 9 - Susan Thorson: All About Scrappy Quilts

July 11 - Mary Chalmers and her Award Winning Quilts

July 14 - Quilters Rummage Sale

August 11 - Annemarie Yohnk, Quilts Remembered: Redwork, In the Beginning

September 4 - Pat Knoechel: Quilt in a Day

September 8 - Susan Stein: Off-Beat Sampler Quilts

October 23 - Darci Schipnewski: Holidays, Wools, and One Pattern Several Ways

November 10, 2015 - Faye Hoch: "Perspectives on Quilting: The Differences and Similarities of Traditional, Contemporary and Modern Quilts."

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - Christmas Party with treats, games, presents and prizes.

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