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THE SANTA ROSA QUILT GUILD HAS MOVED ITS MEETINGS TO THE VETERANS MEMORIAL BUILDING, 1351 MAPLE AVE., SANTA ROSA, CA, 95404. MEETING TIMES HAVE NOT CHANGED.

Our Guild is dedicated to preserving this country's quilting heritage through the education and enhancement of quilt-making skills. Our members have a love of quilting and all things quilt-related and welcome those who have similar interests. Since 1976 has increased from a small group of founding members to 280 and still growing!  

Scroll down to see the current year calendar of activities.

 The Santa Rosa Quilt Guild creates an opportunity quilt every year which is raffled to generate operating funds that support the guild and its community outreach. Tickets are available during guild meetings and at various functions throughout the year, such as the Sonoma County Fair and the Moonlight Quilters of Sonoma County Wine Country Quilt Show. 

Introducing Stargazer, the 2019/2020 Opportunity Quilt presented by the Santa Rosa Quilt Guild. 

Click here for a more detailed story of Stargazer.

The drawing for Stargazer will take place April 2, 2020, during our guild meeting.

To learn more about what we offer, and how you can become a member, visit our About Us page.

Several quilt-related businesses are members of the Santa Rosa Quilt Guild and many offer discounts. To see a list, click here.

Our Guild's Membership Handbook can be viewed online using the link below.
Santa Rosa Quilt Guild Membership Handbook
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calendar

January 2019

Jan 3 - Installation of Officers
           Sew-a-Row starter rows due

            TSW: TBA

Jan 10 - Quilt Rave - Vicki David has details - Bring Your Own Lunch (BYOL)

Jan 17 - Program: Inger Blood - "Progression of Free-Motion Quilting"
            Sew-a-Row starter rows due

Jan 16 and 18 - Workshop: "Ruler Quilting"

Jan 24 - Board Meeting

Jan 31 - Fifth Thursday Retreat -

             Luther Burbank Art and Garden Center

             2050 Yulupa, Santa Rosa


February 2019

Feb 7 - General Meeting
            Quiltathon
            Sew-a-Row Sign-ups
            Guild Challenge Introduced

Feb 15-18 Cloverdale Citrus Fair

Feb 21 - Program: Katie Fowler - "The Importance of the Looking Glass and The Rabbit Hole" 


Feb 22- Workshop: ″Fearless Quilting, Paint, Layer, Stitch“ - $40 Workshop Materials Fee

Feb 28 - Board Meeting



March 2019

Mar 7- General Meeting
           Introduce UFO Challenge 

Mar 9 - 10 - Sonoma Quilt Show. Held at Vintage House, 264 1st Street East, Sonoma, CA. 

Mar 21 - Program: Dora Cary - "Fearless Quilting"          
                            
Mar 22 - Workshop: "Beads and Strings" 

Mar 23 - Tri-Guild Luncheon - SRQG hosts at Scottish Rite

Mar 28 - Board Meeting


 April 2019

Apr 4 - General Meeting
           Sew-a-Row:  Row 2 due
            Opportunity Quilt Raffle
            Valley of the Moon - Community Quilts

            TSW: Barbara Courtelyou - "Quick Placemats'

Apr 18 - Petra Keller: "Crumb Box Treat"

Apr 18 - TSW: Jackie Pitts - "Fabric Dolls"

Apr 19 - Workshop: "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff"

Apr 25 - Board Meeting


 May 2018

May 2 - General Meeting
             Quiltathon 

May 4 - 5 - Pine Tree Quilt Guild "Springtime in the Pines" Quilt Show - Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley

May 16 - Program: Colleen Pelfrey - "Life Without a Border Around It"

May 16 - TSW: Sharon Fry - "Yo Yo Refresher Course"

May 17 - Workshop: "Taking the Dye Out"

May 18 - 19 - Carquinez Strait Stitchers "Spring on the Straits" Quilt Show - 1189 Washington St., Benicia CA

May 23 - Board Meeting

May 30 - Fifth Thursday Retreat

              Luther Burbank Art and Garden Center

             2050 Yulupa, Santa Rosa


June 2019

Jun 1-2- MQSC Wine Country Quilt Show, Santa Rosa   

Jun 6 - General Meeting

           Linda Hooper - Navigating the SRQG Website
           Sew-a-Row:  Row 3 due
           Award Nominations due

June 6 - TSW: Ellen Cooper - "Embellishing Canvas Shoes"

June 13 - Sew Day at Scottish Rite to honor the memory of Susan Silvey

Jun 20- Program: Jane Tenorio Coscarelli-"Quilt-A-Beast"

Jun 20 - TSW: Metha Schuler - "Ugly Fabrics"

Jun 21 - Workshop: "Altar Quilt - Day of the Dead"

Jun 27 - Board Meeting

 


July 2019

 Jul 4 - Fourth of July - NO MEETING

Jul 18 - Sew Day at the Scottish Rite BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch)

            Mystery Quilt

            TSW: Carol Jarvis - "Fussy facing, borders and bindings"

 Jul 25 - Board Meeting


 August  2019

Aug 1 - General Meeting
            Guild Challenge Due
            Sew-a-Row:  Row 4 due

            TSW: Betsy Smith - "Triangle Ruler"

Aug 1 through Aug 11 -   Sonoma County Fair

NOTICE: EFFECTIVE AUGUST 15 OUR MEETING LOCATION WILL CHANGE TO: 
VETERANS MEMORIAL BUILDING
1351 MAPLE AVENUE
SANTA ROSA, CA 95404

 Aug 15 - Program: Jane Haworth - "Living a Creative Life"

              TSW: Betsy Smith - "Using Zerntangles in Quilts"

              Lodge Room, West side of the building

Aug 16 - Workshop: "Love of Pets Fabric Collage"              

Aug 22 - Board Meeting - Rincon Valley Library

Aug 11-16 -  Lake Tahoe Retreat (Contact Phyllis Gallaway for details)

Aug 25-30 - Lake Tahoe Retreat (Contact Phyllis Gallaway for details)

Aug 29 - Fifth Thursday Retreat
             Luther Burbank Art and Garden Center
             2050 Yulupa, Santa Rosa


September 2019

Sep 5 - General Meeting
            UFO Challenge due 

            TSW: Metha Schuler - "Market Bags"

           Lodge Room, West side of building
         

Sep 19 - Founders'  Day Potluck
             Guild awards presented

            Dining Room East side of building

Sep 20 - Free Workshop (BYOL) - $25 Kit Fee

             Dining Room East side of building

Sep 26 - Board Meeting - North Room, Vets Building


 October 2019

Oct 3 - General Meeting
           Quiltathon
           Officer Nominations Announced 

            Dining Room East side of building

         

Oct 17  Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF)

Oct 17 - Trunk Show with Vicki David and Sue Gragg

Oct 24 - Board Meeting -  North Room, Vets Building

Oct 31 - Halloween - No Fifth Thursday Retreat    


 November 2019

Nov 7 - General Meeting
            Voting 2020 Officers
            Present 2020 Budget
            Craft Fair
            Sew-a-Row:  Final Row due

            Placemats for Meals on Wheels due.

             Dining Room East side of building

Nov 21 - Sew Day at the Veterans Memorial BYOL

             Dining Room East side of building

Nov 28 - Thanksgiving - No Board Meeting 

 


 December 2019

Dec 5 - Holiday Potluck
            Sew-A-Row Show/Lottery
            Vote on Budget

            TSW: Tips and Tricks - Bring your favorite tool.

            Dining Room East side of building

Dec 10 - Joint Board Meeting at the Luther Burbank Arts and Garden Center 

Happy Holidays! See you next year!