BASIN PIECEMAKER’S QUILT GUILD BUSINESS MEETING February 23, 2010
Guests: Becky came as a guest of Kathy’s.
Minutes: Correction noted: Olga should be Olfa. Approved.
Treasurer’s Report: Checking account $ 1,101.79, Savings_$ 2,650.57. New members who have paid dues, see Eddy for the new member’s packet.
Day meeting: At Dona’s. 8 or 9 people attended. We had a good time. Next meeting to be held at Nancy’s. 2nd Tues of the month.
Night Meeting: Only 2 people, but we had a good visit.
Programs: Next month, everyone please bring a favorite project for show and tell. It doesn’t have to be quilting; anything you want to share.
Hospitality: Sandi was in the hospital on the meeting day and Emma Lou will send a card. Betty broke an ankle. Cindy, owner of the Fabric Patch, is recuperating from a car wreck.
Brown Bag: Still going well.
Felted Women: beginning tonight – meet after the meeting. 15 people are participating.
Quilts of Valor: 17 blocks handed in tonight which brings the total to 31. There was a showing of the quilts made for the 1161st National Guard unit at the Civic Center in Ephrata Feb. 27.
Raffle: If you have money to hand in or need more tickets, see Lynda. Let her or Mary know if you know of any events where our quilt could be shown.
Challenge: 3 more months to complete challenge quilts.
Retreat: Lynda will pass around the sign-up sheet. Deposits due tonight. Supply sheet will be listed on the blog.
Blog: Be sure to check the blog for pre-meeting meal places and refreshments. Pre-meeting meals are at 5:30.
Dues: be sure to get your dues to Eddy.
Sale: Cheryl still has some Olfa cutting boards and rulers for sale.
Flyer: Odessa quilt show will be April 23-24. Quilt Till You Wilt in Odessa March 15.
Quilt Shows: April 29-May 2 in Denver
March 19-20 in Monroe, WA
Program: Virginia showed a slide show of quilts from the October International Quilt Show in Huston.
Name tag drawing: Edna won the name tag drawing.
Day Meeting: 2nd Tuesday, various homes
Night Meeting: 2nd Thursday, 7pm Immanuel Lutheran
Business Meeting: 4th Tuesday, 7pm Immanuel Lutheran
Dates to Remember:
April 13-18 Retreat