The Day Chapter meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at the Virginia Heights Baptist Church at 1251 Kempsville Rd in Norfolk. Social time begins at 0930 with the meeting beginning at 1000.
Each meeting has a program along with Guild business, a break for fellowship and "fringe elements" along with show and tell. During the meeting you can pick up some raffle tickets for the Guild Raffle Quilt, sign up for an upcoming program, interact with Guild leadership, make use of the Guild Library and just visit and have fun. You may even win a door prize!
Day Chapter Programs:
January Program: Heather Kojan "Quilt Remix: UFOs, Orphan Blocks: Fresh Ideas.
Day Chapter "Fringe Elements"
Lucky Buck..... Quilters buy a packet of fabric then cut and sew them to a specified pattern, return the blocks the following and be entered for a drawing. Winner takes all.
Quilters buy a fabric piece, and either hand or machine stitches a pattern of their choice in the requested theme and returns them the following month and be entered for the drawing. Winner takes all.
Block of the month..
Quilter buys fabric packet and pattern and makes block according to directions. Returns blocks the following month and is entered for the drawing. Winner takes all.
Library- borrow a guild book to plan your next quilt
Membership- did you bring a guest? Get 'em joined up!
Raffle Quilt- buy tickets, get tickets to sell on behalf of the Guild. Tickets start to sell at the February meeting with the drawing taking place at the November (day) meeting.
Special Event Sign-Up- coordinators of special events will have sign ups and details of upcoming events.
Magazines - Purchase deeply discounted, gently used magazines.
Pattern Table - Purchase deeply discounted, gently used patterns.
2016 THEMES: Fat Quarters & 7, 21/2 “ Strips for Swap
January -Valentine Prints
February- Metallic Prints
March- Animal Prints
April- Spring has Sprung
May- Nautical Prints
June- Patriotic Prints