Smoky Mountain Quilters Guild

of Western North Carolina

Calendar

Location Codes:   FPC    First Presbyterian Church, Tartan Hall, 26 Church Street, Franklin, NC 28734

                    ERC    Environmental Resource Center, 1448 Lakeside Drive, Franklin NC 28734  (between town landfill and Sheriff’s Department)

                          MUMC    Memorial United Methodist Church, 4668 Old Murphy Road, Franklin NC 28734

                             SHLC     Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 749 NC 107, Sylva, NC 28779 

                            WMFD   West Macon Fire Department, 564 Charles Nolen Rd, Franklin, NC 28734


February 25  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee.  Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

February 27  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

March 7  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

March 8  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.  

March 11  MORNING Guild Meeting 9:30 am  FPC  Program will be “My Sad Quilt”,  Members will bring and discuss their problem quilt and how they fixed it.

March 23  Workshop 10am – 3pm ERC   Drawstring Bags. Draw String Bags

March 25  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee. Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

March 27  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

April 4  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.   Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

April 8  MORNING Guild Meeting 9:30 am  FPC  2019 Budget and slate of officers presented.  Trunk Show by our Anything Wednesday Bee.

April 12 RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.  

April 22  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee. Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

April 24  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

May 2  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

May 10  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.  

May 13  MORNING Guild Meeting 9:30 am  FPC  Program will be Small Group Quilt Idea Sharing.  Small groups will share ideas within their groups and then share with the membership present.

May 20  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee. Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

May 29  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

June 6  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.   Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

June 10  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am Summertime BBQ, EAT AT NOON. Please bring a vegetable, salad or dessert to share.  Guild will provide meat.

June 14  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.

June 24  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee. Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

June 26  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

July 11  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

July 12  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.  

July 8  MORNING Guild Meeting 9:30 am  FPC  Marti Michell Trunk Show. 

July 9  WORKSHOP Marti Michell  Mariner’s Compass Workshop. 

July 22  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee. Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

July 31  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

August 1  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.   Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

August 9  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.

August 12  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am  Mystery Block Scramble by our own Jamie Plant.

August 26  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee.  Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

August 28  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

September 5  Block of the Month Bee 10am – ???  SHLC – If you are working on a BOM, BOW or BOD or if you want some suggestions or ideas, you can jump right in.   Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

September 9  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am Muriel Pfaff, The Quilt Teacher and storyteller impersonates Mary Todd Lincoln.

September 10  WORKSHOP Muriel Pfaff, The Quilt Teacher teaches Houses Quilt Blocks.

September 13  RAG Bee  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Applique focused group meeting around 10 am and leaving around 3 pm.  Hosting is done by the members, but of course anything delicious is always welcomed.

September 23  DIY Bee  10am – 3pm  FPC – DESIGN IT YOURSELF Bee.  Members give their suggestions and ideas to your design problem, and you decide how to proceed with designing your own quilt.   For help and to learn some other ideas, jump right in at any time.   Bring your quilt design project at any stage of development, possible fabrics, your lunch and a drink.  Very educational and interesting, even if you don’t need assistance now.  Sewing machine not needed.  Contact Nancilee Dills or Norma Christopher for more information.

September 25  Quilts of Valor  10am – 3pm  SHLC – Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Contact Carlie Nichols for more information.

 

October 14  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am  Truck Show and Quilters’ Games by our own Susan Roper.

November 11  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am  Luncheon, EAT AT NOON. Please bring a vegetable, salad or dessert to share.  Guild will provide meat. Truck Show and Quilters’ Games by our own Susan Roper.

December 9  MORNING Guild Meeting FPC 11:30am  Members bring and show off their Favorite Christmas Quilt.