Library Day : Saturday, 20 March

March 16, 2021 | Posted in Library | By

Reminder that the library will be open on Saturday 20 March, 10.00-12.30. Please check your shelves for library books and magazines that need to be returned. The library will also be open tomorrow afternoon, after the Wonderful Wednesday meeting.

COVID safe rules apply, but you don’t need to book to come along.

A book sale is to happen at our evening meeting on 1 April and also the Wonderful Wednesday meeting on 21 April. Funds raised go to the purchase of more items for the library.

Donations for the sale are welcome. If members have been doing a decluttering of books or knick knacks they can be dropped off on Saturday or any time before the sale. There is not a lot of room in the back area so leave tidely in the main area with a note on it that it is for book sale.

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Library Day on Saturday, 20 February

February 15, 2021 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 20 February 2021 , no booking required, but COVIDSafe rules apply. You can borrow up to 20 items, so there are plenty of opportunities to inspire you.

Planning is underway to hold a library fundraiser at the evening meeting of 1 April. To this end, our librarian Beth Clary,  is seeking donations of quilting related books and other craft/quilting supplies.  There will be a donations box in the back store room.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library open at Evening Meeting: 4 February

February 3, 2021 | Posted in Library, Meetings | By

Just another quick reminder that we are having our first meeting in the hall for 12 months this week on Thursday evening. We will have the library available, so come along, return your books and pick up some more inspiration.

The library will be open before and after the meeting. COVIDSafe rules apply. You can return books in the library dropbox. Returned books aren’t available for immediate re-borrowing. Access to the library shelves is limited by distance rules, but you will get your turn!  Borrowing limit is now 20 items.

 

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Library Day & Membership Renewals: Saturday 16 January

January 12, 2021 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 16 January 2021 , no booking required. Our librarian, Beth, has some new books which will be available for loan. You can now borrow up to 20 items, so there are plenty of opportunities to inspire you.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Welcome 2021- Sit and Sews resume

January 8, 2021 | Posted in Cook premises, Drop-in, Library, modern quilters | By

Members – Welcome to 2021. We are still operating with COVIDSAFE restrictions, but the room has reopened for use. Check out the calendar for details.

Membership renewals are due now. Membership runs for the calendar year and you need to renew early to be eligible for the AGM & entering the Annual Members’ Exhibition. Renew online here

Sit and Sews have resumed and you can make your online bookings here. There is one next Monday & Wednesday.

The Modern Group meets on Thursday evening, bookings required of course.

The library day will be held on Saturday, 16 January, from 10am – 12.30pm. You can borrow up to 20 items. No booking required, but COVID hygiene & spacing rules apply.

Some of our members gathered this week to do the annual deep clean. Here is an image of some of the workers:

 

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Saturday 12 December: Library Day, Membership, Blankets of Love

December 8, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 12th December , no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan. You can now borrow up to 20 items, so there is plenty of opportunities to inspire you over the Christmas break.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

Also on 12 December, Kay Provins, the Blankets of Love co-ordinator, will be in the car park at Cook between 9.30 and 10.30 to accept your donations. She is the one in a blue Mazda! Details on how to make a Blanket of Love were in the recent newsletter. If you can’t make it to the car park, they can be dropped at Kay’s, left with Cornelia, or in the room at a Sit & Sew.

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Library Day – Saturday, 14 November

November 10, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By

Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 14th November, no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person. She will have new cards for those who have already renewed

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library Day – 17 October

October 13, 2020 | Posted in Library, membership | By


Our next Library day will be from 10.00 to 12.30 on Saturday 17th October, no booking required. Our librarian Beth has some new books which will be available for loan.

Our Membership Secretary, Helen, will be present at the library day if you prefer to renew your membership for 2021 in person.

Membership for 2021 can be renewed online, by direct deposit or by sending a cheque to the Membership Secretary. If you make a direct deposit, please make sure you let the Membership Secretary know your details.

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Library Day on Saturday 19 September

September 15, 2020 | Posted in Cook premises, Library, membership | By

There’s is another library session on Saturday 19th Sept. 10.00-12.30 in the CQ room.

Membership Secretary, Helen Druett, will also be there so that folks can renew their membership for 2021

There are new books available and the titles are listed in the latest two issues of Connecting Threads (June & September). Beth has increased the limit on the number of items that members can borrow.

Borrowing will be permitted – members will be asked to do this quickly as only a few members will be able to access the cupboards at any one time due to spacing restrictions.  Returned books cannot be borrowed as they will need to be quarantined/ sanitized.

COVID Safety Procedures are being followed for this room opening – washing/ sanitising your hands, social distancing etc.

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Library Day on Saturday, 15 August

August 12, 2020 | Posted in Cook premises, Library | By

Another Library session is planned for the room this Saturday , 15 August  (10am-2pm).

Borrowing will be permitted – members will be asked to do this quickly as only a few members will be able to access the cupboards at any one time due to spacing restrictions.  Returned books cannot be borrowed as they will need to be quarantined.

COVID Safety Procedures are being followed for this room opening – washing/ sanitising your hands, social distancing etc.

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