Programme and Workshops

2018- 2017

December 14th – Potluck Lunch 

A paper and pencil game was played called ‘Do you Know Your Quilt Acronyms?‘     If you     Click Here  you will find two pages:  one page with the acronyms, followed by a page with the answers.  Enjoy!!

Season’s Greetings from your program committee!  Join us this month  for our annual Christmas potluck lunch.  Arrival time – after 11:30 please, so we have time to set up the room.

  • Here’s what you need to remember:
    1. A non-perishable food item (or monetary donation in a sealed envelope) for the Manna Food Bank
    2. Cutlery, plate and mug (you may want a 2nd plate for dessert)
    3. Your generous food contribution to the potluck table (we will be thanking the “arena guys” by having them go through the line first.
    4.  Show and Share for after the lunch and activities – especially those Christmas gifts you have created.
    5. Your Christmas spirit!


October 12th  Workshop – Janet Slater facilitated her “Bugle Boy” Square in a Square workshop.

If you took Janet Slater’s workshop last month or have ever taken a Square in a Square class you will find the following links to Jodi Barrows youtube videos very helpful.  Many of the techniques Janet taught at the workshop but if you need a refresher – these videos are great!

October 11th – Speaker – Janet Slater – presented her trunk show. Janet is a professional longarm quilter with 20 years of quilting experience and many more of creative sewing. She has a studio in a historic school house in Mono, Ontario – one hour north of Toronto.
Janet’s website is:

Janet is a certified “Square in a Square” instructor who has taught at the Creativ Festival in Toronto, and she has provided workshops across the province.

September 14th – Speaker – Catherine Timm.  Catherine presented a slide show and trunk show of her fibre arts.  Photos. 

Here’s the link to Catherines website.

September 15th – Workshop -Catharine Timm.  Catherine  conducted a 1/2 day workshop during which participants created a fused art postcard.   Photos.