Welcome to the Fraser Valley Quilters’ Guild

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The Fraser Valley Quilters’ Guild is a non-profit Society. The purpose of the Guild is to bring the joy of quilting to the public by way of shows, displays, and demonstrations, and to bring ideas and learning experiences to the members by way of workshops, guest speakers, and demonstrations.

Guests are always welcome with a free drop-in for the first meeting. There will be a fee of $10.00 for non-members for special guest speakers to help cover costs.

Cops For Cancer pictures

A note from Carole Hando
Here are a couple of photos that were taken today when I passed all the quilts to Cheryle from Cancer Agency, 53 quilts if I counted correctly.  The one on the right is Beckie Stewart , the other one is Beth Laugesen..  The Ride is September 21 – 25 shorter than in the past but at least it is ago!!  

 

September Virtual Meeting and future News

Hello Fellow Quilters
Well we did it, with an amazing team in place FVQG had it’s first annual VIRTUAL MEETING!

All in all it was a great success. A BIG thank you to everyone behind the scenes spending countless hours to make it look as good as it did.

This looks like it is the way of the forseeable future for us to be able to see each other.

With that in mind the Program/Workshop team is working diligently to bring in artists from all over the world. Stayed tuned for exciting new ventures coming our way and of course remember to sign up for virtual classes as per newsletter instructions.

Keep those creative juices flowing by making Preemies and all those UFO’s that have been sitting in the back of your closet. Remember to send all your photos to me  for the Show and Tell for October.

Nicholas Turcan who is the creator of www.mysteryquilt.com will be October’s Presenter.

Our library has taken on the very LARGE task of cataloging all of our books for a future reservation platform, in the near future. Thank you Ladies!

Tinners are still going strong, read your newsletter for more information.

The AGM will be held on Octobe 13,2020 at the regular time of 10am,

 

FVQG Drive through meeting

Our first DRIVE THRU mini quilt meeting.

Held last Saturday August 29, 2020!

The weather co operated, members showed up and drove through, all in all a great success. 234 preemies were collected, Cops for Cancer received quilts, Quilts and blocks for our current charity, library books and memberships were all received.

A big shout out to all the volunteers who made this all possible and Thank You to Rita Steeple for organizing us all.

“ZOOM” lessons

Monday August 17,2020 at 11:00am and 7:00pm.

Join us for an hour of learning and a chance to see all your friends again on” Zoom”

Watch your email for the private invitation!!