Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Crystal Quilters' Calendar

Friday, July 11 - 12 noon - 3 pm  General Guild Meeting, Potluck Lunch and Challenge Quilt Reveal Party.  The party will be at Clarine's home (see the address in the newsletter).  Please bring a dish to share, your own chair and your finished Challenge Quilt.  Lunch will be served promptly at noon!

Wednesday, July 16 - 9 am - noon - Quilt delivery to the Fairgrounds for showing in the King Co. Fair.  Set up will be from 9 am - 5 pm.  Julie B. is the chairperson and Wynonna will be the set up supervisor.  If you have any questions, please contact these ladies.  Quilt pickup will be Sunday after 6 pm.

Thursday - Sunday, July 17 - 20 - King County Fair, Enumclaw Expo Center.

Saturday and Sunday, August 2 - 3 - Art in the Garden.  We will need volunteers to sell Raffle Quilt tickets during this event.

Friday, August 15 - 1 pm - 4 pm - Guild Workshop at Heavenly Quilts, 135 Jefferson Ave., Buckley.  We will be making more aprons to be worn at the Quilt Show.  Please bring your sewing machines and/or sergers, plus your usual sewing kit.  The fabric was donated by Ingrid.  If you have some 7 inch crumb blocks, please bring them for pockets for the aprons.

Wednesday, August 20 - 10 pm  Last day and time to on-line register your quilts for the Washington State Fair (Puyallup).  Information about entering can be found on the website here.

Friday, Sept. 5 - 11:30 am  Lunch.  Location TBD.
1:00 pm. - General Guild Meeting.  Details to come.

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Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events:

July 1 - Sept. 2 - Washington Row by Row Experience - For information on this new "shop hop" please see the website.

July 10 - 12 - Oregon Summer Quilt Expo.  Held during Sisters Quilt Show Week.  10 am to 5 pm.  3 Sisters Convention Center, Redmond, Oregon.  Entry is $10, free parking.  For more info, see the website.

July 18 - 20 - Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club 28th Annual Show, Sequim Middle School Gym, 301 W. Hendrickson, Sequim.  10 am - 5 pm.  $5 suggested donation.  For more info, see the website.

August 1 - 3 - A Secret Garden Quilt Show presented by the Covington Quilt Guild.  Friday and Saturday 10 - 5, Sunday 10 - 4.  Cedar Heights Middle School, 19640 SE 272nd St., Covington, WA.  $5 per person, kids 12 & under Free.  For more info, see the website.

* Please save empty toilet paper tubes and bring them to the meeting.  There will be a receptacle for them.  We will be using them for a Make and Take project at the Quilt Show.

* Please wear your name tag at the meeting - we want to know who you are!

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