The Canberra Quilters’ sewing machines will be unavailable 9 – 23 April as they are being serviced.
Next Monday is the Canberra Day public holiday. Once you have finished celebrating don’t forget you can drop in from 7 – 9.30pm to utilise the room. Perhaps you might want to pin a quilt, lay out some blocks or just sit and sew.
Periodically our librarian Beth will update the website with details of new purchases. You can check out the latest additions here. These books are generally available for loan to members at the following evening meeting. The library is also open after the ROWmakers and Wonderful Wednesday meetings and at the Friendly Friday meeting. Check the calendar for… Continue reading CQ Library – new books
Canberra Quilters participates in a nationwide program called Blankets of Love. Blankets of Love is a long-running program of Canberra Quilters, co-ordinated by Joan Porta and Anne Eccleston. Last year many quilts were donated to Canberra Hospital and Calvary John James. The program donates quilts (about 50-60 cm square) to the maternity wards and neo-natal… Continue reading Blankets of Love
Due to an unavoidable commitment elsewhere of the drop-in co-ordinator there will be no drop-in between 1-4pm on Wednesday 14 March.
Blankets of Love is a long-running program of Canberra Quilters, co-ordinated by Joan Porta and Anne Eccleston. Last year 100 quilts were donated to Canberra Hospital and Calvary John James. Joan and Anne want to build up the stocks for this year as the cupboard is nearly bare.This program also runs throughout the rest of… Continue reading Blankets of Love
The Wesley Uniting Church at Forrest holds its fete on 17 March 2012. Canberra Quilters have been invited to participate by selling hand-crafted items, similar to what is sold in the Sales Room at our Annual Exhibition. Members would be acting as individual sellers, not through Canberra Quilters. If you are interested in participating you need to… Continue reading Opportunity for Canberra Quilters’ members
Canberra Quilters is holding a quilt valuation day this Saturday.Quilts must be booked in and delivered before Saturday, so contact the co-ordinator Beth Reid, on the number in Connecting Threads.
A quilt valuation day will be held on Saturday, 26 July 2008. You need to book your quilt with the valuation team to be valued on the day and to arrange drop off and pick up times (See the inside cover of your newsletter for contact details.) Canberra Quilters is unable to insurance coverage on… Continue reading Upcoming Quilt Valuation Day: 26 July 2008