High Country Quilters
ATTENTION: MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 6:30 PM
6:30 PM 3rd Thursday, October 15, 2015 6:30 PM
First Methodist Church
566 S. Haywood Street
Board meeting at 6:00 PM
No Fat Quarter Drawing or Show and Tell because of our program and special guests.
October’s meeting guest Linda Halpin. Linda will present a slide show, lecture and trunk show “What Scraps Quilt Have Taught Me”
Class: October 16th
Scrappy Quilts 1-2-3 in the
Flossie White room Maggie Valley
9am – 3:30pm includes 1/2 for lunch-don’t forget to bring your lunch.
PLEASE ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 8:45AM–CLASS WILL START AT 9AM SHARP!
October 22nd- Flossie White Room
4th Thursday of the month
October is when we elect new officers, the slate of incoming officers is:
President. Sheryl Lentini
Vice President Linda Hammar
Secretary. Gretchen Tope
Treasurer. Alyson Nelson
Oct. 15, 2015:
Quilt Show Viewer’s Choice Winner; 2016 officers elections; and guest speaker, Linda Halpin, “What Scrap Quilts Have Taught Me” and her trunk show.
Oct. 16, 2015:
Linda Halpin class: Quilting 1-2-3. Three scrap quilts in one workshop 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Flossie White Room, Maggie Valley Nov. 19, 2015:
TBA Fall Spectacle
Dec. 17, 2015:
See “Save the Date” below
October Guild Meeting – Special Guest – Linda Halpin
Linda Halpin will be our guest speaker at our October 15th monthly guild meeting. Her lecture is “What Scrap Quilts Have Taught Me” and she will present a trunk show.
Linda will have a workshop on Friday, October 16th in the Flossie White Room. The class is Quilting 1-2-3 Three Scrap Quilts in One Workshop and the cost is
$15.00 (payable to the guild) and $5.00 for class handout (payable to Linda at class). Sign-up sheet will be available at the September meeting and class fee guarantees you a spot. Class supply list will be available at the September meeting.
Check out Linda’s website: lindahalpin.com
A big thank you to Connie Nicholson, our new Publicity Chair, for making the clip art of our quilt logo for the newsletter and our new website:
Connie also created the website and we thank her for that also!
Save the Date
High Country Quilters Guild December Holiday Social December 17, 2015 1:00pm
Maggie’s Galley, Waynesville,%NC
Plan to join in for the final guild event of 2015. We’ll meet for lunch, guild members only. We will have the same room for our party as before, but lots more elbow room with guild members only invited. Watch for more details in November newsletter.
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