and Bring & Brag


Scrappy Ladies Quilt Guild MINUTES - Feb. 13, 2023

CALL TO ORDER: 10:00 a.m.
Welcome- Thought of day- Noni:  "I suffer from MPD, Multiple Project Disorder."

Mary Filer read a Christmas Story, about how excited she was to receive quilting presents from Santa, but he said "You got enough crap, see you next year."

Guests were Mable Eden and her daughter Dee Dee. Dee Dee told us about the La Junta hospice and their need for us to finish quilts for them that were made, but not quilted yet.

Treasurer's Report- $3,379.
Raffle account balance- $2,362.

Feb. Birthdays, Jo Glenn, Nancy Shaw, Mary Lou, Melinda.  30 Members present that signed the sheet. Not everyone is signing in. It would be a good idea to have the sheet by the President and to sign in when you arrive.

CHARITY QUILTS: Contact Carolyn Baker for charity quilt batting.

Library: 2 new books about 3 yard quilts/ 1 hour quilts in the library. 3 yard fabric packages available for charity quilts. Also, Sara has photocopies available for the 3 yard quilts.

May Tea: will be a Potluck - bring a placemat and teacup.  Planning Committee will be Jo and Mary Lou.

The Golden Quilt Museum will furnish 3 speakers a year for our programs this year.

Janet Behringer is in The Village at LaVeta and would appreciate hearing from you. Her phone number is 710-742-3233

Quilters in the area besides Cathy Ortega are Mary Martin, Pueblo, who charges 2 cents an inch (719-248-0046), and Wanda of Warm Quilts who is willing to meet you at her shop on about Northern and Lake Ave, her number is 719-252-9972.

Cathy Ortega would appreciate donations of fancy buttons, ribbons and yo yos for the ribbons that are put on the quilts at the Pride City Quilt Show.

June meeting at Pride City, which we are all invited to, will be Alice Ridge on Curves and Circles.  If you wish to join the class after the program, it will be $20 and you need to sign up quickly before all the spots are taken. There are only 10 spots available for each guild.

Respectfully submitted by Kathleen Helm

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