Basin Piecemacker’s Quilt Guild Business Meeting Jan. 26, 2011
Guests: We had many guests this month! Sally, Kathy, Betsy (a new member), Carolyn, Rose and Rickie.
Minutes: Read and approved.
Treasurer’s Report: Checking account $2,649.31. Savings $1,103.81.
Day Meeting: At Barb’s. There were 10 present. Next meeting to be held at Betty L’s. 2nd Tues. of the month.
Night Meeting: No meeting.
Programs: No report.
Brown Bag: Keep exchanging.
Hospitality: Maxine passed away recently.
Little Brown Bag: Keep exchanging. Virginia has a list if you need it.
Quilts of Valor: Gloria started a photo album of finished quilts. New sizes are to be done as 55″ X 65″ up to 72″ X 90″. Ours will go to a VA hospital in California and are very much appreciated. Gloria told us that we have a choice of where we want our quilts to go. We could have them go to Washington State, National in California, or to individuals in the Moses Lake area. There was a discussion, but no vote. Gloria will keep us informed.
Challenge: No report.
Felted Women: No report.
Quilt Show: Preparations are starting. It will be June 24-25.
Blog: Be sure to check the blog for pre-meeting meal places and refreshments. Pre-meeting meals are at 5:30 We have had 14,834 hits on the blog as of Jan 22.
Christmas Party: Thank you to the women who hosted the party and especially to those who helped: Judith, Lauren, Penny, Wilma, Marilyne, Shawlene, Lynda, and Leslie.
Raffle Tickets: A total of $282 has been raised so far.
Dues: Due ASAP
Retreat Dates: April 12-17 and Oct. 11-16 2011. Lynda made reservations for April 9-14 and Oct. 8-13 2013.
Quilt Show: Candy and Judith volunteered to be on the decoration committee but we need a chairwoman. Please be thinking of ideas and contact Barb if you would like to help or be chairwoman.
Program: Virginia showed new items from The Fabric Patch. She then had a drawing for some of the items. Thanks Virginia.
Day Meeting: 2nd Tuesday, various houses
Night Meeting: 2nt Thursday, 7 pm Immanuel Lutheran
Business Meeting: 4th Tuesday, 7pm Immanuel Lutheran
Dates to Remember: Retreat: April 12-17
Quilt Show: June 24-25