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September Reveal of the Wine & Chocolate Challenge

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  The September reveal of the Wine & Chocolate Challenge was wonderful! Thank you to everyone who shared their creativity with us! There were 14 entries displayed. The 3-way tie winners were Dawn Seaman, Mary Kay Hymes, and Laurie Mieresonne. (Pictured is Laurie. Others were not present.)  Gift certificates to Heartland Cottons were awarded. Mary Korrect

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Porch Party

The Porch Party on September 22 from noon to 4pm is being brought to us from the Butterworth Foundation that oversees the Deere-Wiman grounds.  This Porch Party includes antique car show, music on the porch and displays from some of the groups that use the properties.  The Foundation generously asked MVQG to participate in the event.  We will have quilts on display, hand quilting frame set up, and featherweight machines for doll quilts.  Along with the quilts, we also have […]

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UFO Challenge Update-September

We hope you’re having fun with the UFO Challenge and are busy finishing #3 on your list. 1. Bring your finished UFO to the September meeting. We will have a “UFO Show and Share” as part of the program. 2. Those who finish will be entered in a drawing for prizes at the January meetings. 3. If you are unable to attend the Sept. meeting, send or text a photo of your finished UFO to Sandie Cockerill, so you can […]

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September President’s Message

Welcome to a new year of quilting. We have a full year ahead of us. So many things to participate in. Our national speakers will be Linda Hahn in October, Christa Watson in April, and David Taylor in June, with each offering classes for you to learn new techniques. Quilt Queens, PinPals, and Fairmount Library Sit and Sew are sit and sews that are available to go to and meet new people and get help with projects. And the Fiber […]

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2019 MVQG Challenge-Wine and Chocolate

SEPTEMBER CHALLENGE TIME IS ALMOST HERE! MAKE SURE YOU SIGN UP AT THE AUGUST MEETING! The theme for the 2019 MVQG Challenge is Wine and Chocolate. Specific rules are $1.00 entry fee per challenge. Quilts must be no larger than 144 inches in circumference. You may use both wine and chocolate or either one. Bring your challenge to the Sept meeting. They will be displayed and voted on at the meeting that night. Top three vote getters will win gift […]

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