QFO working bee – 10 July

July 8, 2018 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 10 July, from 10am until 2.30pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2017 over 300 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

The July get-together also prepares for sewing and demonstrating at the annual exhibition. Have you volunteered for the a roster at the exhibition? QFO needs sewing, quilting and basting volunteers. the exhibition is 9-12 August.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

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QFO working bee – 8 May

May 5, 2018 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 8 May, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2017 over 300 quilts were made and donated. This month quilts for refuges will be distributed – about 70 in all.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

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Quilts for others: 13 February FABRIC SALE & working bee

February 10, 2018 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 13 February, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

This month QFO will also be having a fabric sale of donated fabric that is excess to requirements. A wide range of fabric, suitable for patchwork, craft and home sewing, is available. Monies raised will go towards supporting QFO provide quilts to local Canberra organisations.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2017 over 300 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

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Quilts for Others quilting bee- 14 November

November 13, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 14 November, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

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QFO working bee- 10 October

October 6, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 10 October, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

Current quilts on display in the corridor:

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Missing equipment – QFO

September 5, 2017 | Posted in lost property, QFO | By

QFO has mislaid 2 icecream containers holding safety pins and some” qwik clip” closing implements.  If anyone can shed some light on this dilemma could you let one of the QFO committee members know please.

Contact details for QFO are in the newsletter, or you can send an email via the blog address.

Don’t forget next Tuesday is QFO working bee day- 13 September, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

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Quilts for Others working bee – 13 June

June 11, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 13th June, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided.

Here are some quilts made for QFO:

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QFO working bee- 9 May

May 8, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 9th May, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided. The next working bee days are:  May 9 and June 13.

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Quilts for Others sewing bee- 11 April

April 8, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

The next Quilts for Others (QFO) working bee is on 11th April, from 10am until 2pm, in the CQ room at Cook Community Hub.

QFO makes quilts to donate to charities and organizations in the Canberra region. In 2016, 301 quilts were made and donated.

If you would like to join us at a working bee you would be most welcome. There are plenty of jobs to be done: hand sewing, machine sewing, pinning and other tasks.

Bring your lunch if you plan to stay for the day. Morning tea is provided. The next working bee days are: April 11, May 9 and June 13.

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QFO farewells committee member

February 16, 2017 | Posted in QFO | By

Marisel Gonzalez, on the left, is returning to USA after two years in Canberra. She has been a valued member of the QFO committee.  Her departure date was announced unexpectedly so in a very short timeframe the other committee members made this quilt for her.  Thanks to Margaret Rolfe for the delightful design.

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