CMQ meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. (unless noted otherwise). In addition to the scheduled program, there is a brief business meeting, show and tell, and more. Meetings usually last until 9:00 p.m.
CMQ meetings are held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1479 Morse Road, Columbus, OH 43229. (East of I-71 between Maize and Karl). Click here for directions.
Join us at one of our monthly meetings — guests are always welcome! We hope you will join after attending two meetings.
April 8 & 9, 2016
Quilt Spectacular – Rising Stars
April 19 – The Kansas City Stars
In response to member requests for programs on quilt history, we will watch a short video called “The Kansas City Stars: A Quilting Legacy”. Members who own one of the numerous books published about these patterns should bring it to share.
May 17 – Sleeping Bags for the Homeless
Donna Imel, founder of the Delaware, Ohio organization SHARE, will show us how to make sleeping bags for the homeless. This is a demonstration only; no supplies are required. www.shareyourbest.org
Recent program presenters and topics have included Vicki Pignatelli, Elizabeth Palmer-Spilker, Marcey Arter, a special viewing of the Ohio History Connection quilt collection, Quilt Beginnings, Sew to Speak, Red Rooster and Serendipitee quilt shop programs, and social gatherings. We’ve also had programs featuring hand embroidery, buttons, and sewing history.
Kid Quilts – annual show at Northwood High Building – January 2016
Inniswood Show – annual “flora and fauna” show – January 30 – February 7, 2016
Quilt Spectacular – “Rising Stars” – biennial show of members’ quilts and more – April 8-9, 2016. See our Quilt Shows page for more information.
In the event of a meeting cancellation due to inclement weather, members will receive an e-mail or a phone call. Please call one of the CMQ officers if you have not been contacted and you have questions about whether the meeting is cancelled.
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