This Saturday, 19 February, the library will be open in the CQ room, from 10am until 12.30pm. No need to book, but COVID protocols need to be observed. The membership secretary will be also present so you can renew your membership for 2022. There is also a Sit & Sew scheduled from 10am until 3pm,… Continue reading Library Day – Saturday, 19 Feb
Now that we have settled in to a Covid safe routine we are planning to return to the old drop-in system instead of the Sit and Sew sessions. We will no longer ask you to book on-line for drop-ins, with the exception of the Rowmakers, which is often quite heavily patronised. A 24 person attendance… Continue reading Drop-ins are back!
This Wednesday, 29 January, is the 5th Wednesday so it is time for a tea lady drop in. This year Christine is hosting the day with a focus on making Dear Jane quilts. It is like a support group for Dear Jane makers. Here is a message from Christine: Morning ladies, how is your Dear… Continue reading Tea Lady drop-in (Dear Jane group) – 29 January
The first meeting of the year is this Wednesday, 15 January, in the Hall at the Cook Community Hub, from 9.30am until 12.30pm. Canberra Quilters has resumed the normal schedule of meetings, drop-ins and special interest group get togethers. You can check the calendar on the website here or in the newsletter, Connecting Threads. The meeting… Continue reading First meeting of the year – Wonderful Wednesday, 15 January 2020
The drop-in scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday 21 December , is cancelled because of the toxic air quality index and the predicted heat. Please stay safe and cool and have a great Christmas. See you all in 2020. (Quilt in banner is Global Warming by Elizabeth Rose)
There is no Wonderful Wednesday meeting on the 18th December, however, our room will be open from 10am to 4pm. So come and drop in to finish your last minute Christmas gift or just chill out before Christmas or get your library books, as the library will be open until 1.30pm. Dear Jane Interest Group… Continue reading Drop-in: 18 December (Dear Jane start-up)
This year July has five Wednesdays so there will be a Tea Lady drop in this Wednesday, 31 July, from 10am until 4pm. Our Tea Lady, Christine Stewart will be hosting the drop in. Come along to use the room – hand or machine sewing, pin a quilt, use the design wall to work out a… Continue reading Extra Wednesday drop-in: 31 July
This year May has five Wednesdays so there will be a Tea Lady drop in this Wednesday, from 10am until 4pm. Our Tea Lady, Christine Stewart will be hosting the drop in. Come along to use the room – hand or machine sewing, pin a quilt, use the design wall to work out a layout… Continue reading Extra Wednesday drop-in: 29 May
The ROWmakers is a design group that meets once a month on the second Wednesday, February – December. The purpose of the group is to design and make a unique quilt-related project, over the course of the year, using ingredients drawn at random each month. This year’s ingredients are based on our original list from 2011.… Continue reading ROWmakers 2019 – first round ingredients
Due to A/C problems the drop-ins for Friday 18 Jan (today) and Saturday 19 Jan (tomorrow), have been cancelled. 40 degrees is too hot for just the fans! The drop-in for the evening of Monday 28 January has also been cancelled.