Wonderful Wednesday – 18 April

April 16, 2018 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 18 April, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in is also when the Appliqué Group meets. The Appliqué Group is for members who like to do appliqué – learning from each other, getting help or working on a current project. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

There will be an additional feature this month – a sale table of supplies from the late Anne Eccleston. These include embroidery thread, fabric, books etc.  Purchase is by donation, with proceeds going to the Biggest Morning Tea.

For the themed show and tell this month, members are asked to bring their first quilt. It is always interesting to see what people started out making.

Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a sit and sew meeting and is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, and Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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Wonderful Wednesday Meeting – 21 March

March 18, 2018 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 21 March, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in is also when the Appliqué Group meets. The Appliqué Group is for members who like to do appliqué – learning from each other, getting help or working on a current project. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

It is bring and buy this month. So bring your unwanted supplies, books etc. to sell or bring your money to buy!

For the themed show and tell this month, members are asked to bring the items they entered in the recent Royal Canberra Show.

Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

Membership renewals were due on 1 January – renew at the meeting! You need to join by 31 March to exhibit or sell at the annual exhibition and sales room in August.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, and Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting – 21 February

February 19, 2018 | Posted in Drop-in, Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 21 February, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in is also when the Appliqué Group meets. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

For the themed show and tell this month, members are asked to bring floral/ garden quilts. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell – perhaps your summer holiday projects.

There is also a library fund raising sale. Books excess to the library, donated books and other media, will be for sale in the Hall, for reasonable prices.

Membership renewals were due on 1 January – renew at the meeting!

The AGM is in March and you need to be a financial member to stand for the committee or vote at the meeting. You need to join by 31 March to exhibit or sell at the annual exhibition and sales room in August.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, and Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting – 17 January

January 15, 2018 | Posted in Meetings, membership | By

Happy New Year to all our members. Canberra Quilters is back to its normal schedule and that means it is time for the next Wonderful Wednesday meeting.

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 17 January, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in is also when the Appliqué Group meets. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

For the themed show and tell this month, Row by Row participants are asked to bring along their work PLUS bring along something you received for Christmas. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell – perhaps your summer holiday projects.

Don’t forget membership renewals were due on 1 January – renew at the meeting!

The AGM is in March and you need to be a financial member to stand for the committee or vote at the meeting. You need to join by 31 March to exhibit or sell at the annual exhibition and sales room in August.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, and Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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No Wonderful Wednesday on 20 December – all day drop-in

December 19, 2017 | Posted in Meetings | By

There is no Wonderful Wednesday meeting this Wednesday (20 December). There is a drop-in from 10am until 4pm, with Christine, in the CQ room. Perhaps time to get some last minute Christmas sewing done.

The next Wonderful Wednesday meeting will be on 17 January in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub : 9.30am-12.30pm.

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting – 15 November

November 13, 2017 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 15 November, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in is also be when the newly formed Appliqué Group meets. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

As it is the last WW meeting of the year it is also our Christmas meeting. Dress up if you want to. Decorate your table, if you want to. Please bring a small plate of food to share with everyone for morning tea.

We will also be collecting financial donations for a women’s refuge.

It is a Christmas this month for show and tell, so bring your Christmas ornaments, tree skirts or quilts. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

Don’t forget membership renewals are due on 1 January – renew at the meeting!

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, and Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting – 18 October

October 15, 2017 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 18 October, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open. This drop-in will also be when the newly formed Applique Group will meet. You don’t have to be part of this group to come to the drop-in.

It is Bring and Buy this month. So bring your excess fabric supplies, thread, tools, books, magazines. As a trial this time you can bring made items (fabric related) to sell as well – like the sales room at the exhibition! If you aren’t selling- bring your cash as you might find a bargain, or a Christmas present.

Don’t forget to bring something for show & tell.

The missing Kaffe Fassett book mentioned last month has been found and returned.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting- 20 September

September 17, 2017 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 20 September, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the CQ room until 4pm.

This month’s special show & tell is quilts for spring- florals of all sorts! Let’s have our own Floriade. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

Special notice – did you accidently pick up a brand new Kaffe Fassett book last month? It was misplaced on the ‘free’ bench with some magazines. It has the member’s name inside – so have a look at what you collected last month.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell.

If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members. It is followed by a drop-in the Canberra Quilters room, where the library will be open.

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Wonderful Wednesday in the Ballet School – 16 August

August 14, 2017 | Posted in Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 16 August in the Ballet School at the Cook Community Hub , from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the CQ room until 4pm, when the library will be open. The Hall is being used for ballet exams so we have swapped venues for this month only. So break out the tutus and tiaras!

This month’s special show & tell is your exhibition quilts and creative clothing. Bring it along to show for those who couldn’t make it, or want to revisit the splendour. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, normally in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and of course a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell. If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

(Quilt in banner is by Helen Rose – Red Start Constellation #71. Awarded 1st place in the Challenge category 2017)

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Wonderful Wednesday meeting – 19 July

July 17, 2017 | Posted in Drop-in, Meetings | By

The next meeting is this Wednesday, 19 July in the Cook Community Hub Hall, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. It is followed by a drop-in at the CQ room until 4pm.

This month’s special show & tell Something made from hobbies other than patchwork, e.g. knitting, beading, embroidery, woodwork, the list is endless. Don’t forget to bring something for regular show & tell.

For new members, Wonderful Wednesday is held on the third Wednesday of each month except December, in the Hub Hall from 9.30am till 12.30pm. It is a good opportunity to do some handwork and meet for a chat. We have Raffles, Lucky Door Prize, Name Badge Draw, some of the most wonderful morning tea fare and of course a themed Show and Tell plus the regular Show and Tell. If you are a newcomer or you haven’t been for a while PLEASE come and sit at Christine’s table (WW convener) where ever that may be, until you get better acquainted with the other members.

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