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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

Meeting locations are indicated at the bottom of each date. 

VMB indicates the Veterans Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Ave., Santa Rosa  - East, West, and North rooms.

LBAGC indicates the Luther Burbank Art and Garden Center, 2050 Yulupa, Santa Rosa. 


January 2020

Jan 2 - Installation of Officers
           Sew-a-Row starter rows due
           VMB East Room

Jan 9 - Quilt Rave - Vicki David has details - Bring Your Own Lunch (BYOL)
           VMB West Room

Jan 16 - Program: Mel Beach - "Free Motion Quilting and Reality TV" 
            VMB East Room          

Jan 17 - Workshop: "Free Styling and Spiraling"
             LBAGC

Jan 23 - Board Meeting
             VMB North Room

 


February 2020

Feb 6 - General Meeting
            Quiltathon
            Sew-a-Row Sign-ups
            Guild Challenge Introduced
            VMB East

Feb 14-17 -  Cloverdale Citrus Fair

Feb 20 - Program: Colleen Granger - "Playing with Precuts"
             VMB East

Feb 21 - Workshop: "Chugach Range"
             LBAGC

Feb 27 - Board Meeting
             VMB North



March 2020

Mar 5 - General Meeting
            Introduce UFO Challenge 
            VMB East

Mar 7 - 9 - Sonoma Quilt Show. Held at Vintage House, 264 1st Street East, Sonoma, CA. 

Mar 19 - Program: Lisa McKissick - "Around the Cutting Table"
             VMB East

                            
Mar 20 - Workshop: "Collage Quilting Laura Heine Style"
             LBAGC

Mar 26 - Board Meeting
             VMB North


 April 2020

Apr 2 - General Meeting
           Sew-a-Row:  Row 2 due
           Opportunity Quilt Raffle
           Valley of the Moon Quilt Parade
           VMB West

Apr 16 - Sue Fox and Julia McLeod - "New Quilts from Rescued Materials"
            VMB East

Apr 17 - Workshop: "Improvisational Piecing"
             LBAGC

Apr 23 - Board Meeting
             VMB North

Apr 30 - Fifth Thursday Retreat
             LBAGC


 May 2020

May 7 - General Meeting
            Quiltathon 
            VMB East

May 21 - Program: Lisa McKissick - "Demo of Quilting Tools"
             VMB East

May 22 - Free Sew Day (Holiday Weekend)
              LBAGC

May 28 - Board Meeting
              VMB North


June 2020

Jun 4 - General Meeting
           Sew-a-Row:  Row 3 due
           Award Nominations due
           VMB East

Jun 6 - 7 - MQSC Wine Country Quilt Show, Santa Rosa  

June 11 - Sew Day at Scottish Rite to honor the memory of Susan Silvey
               VMB West

Jun 18 - Program: Jenny K. Lyon - "Quilting is a Contact Sport"
             VMB East

Jun 19 - Workshop: "Fearless Free Motion"
             LBAGC

Jun 25 - Board Meeting
             VMB North


July 2020

Jul 2 - General Meeting
          Sewing Room Sale
          VMB East

Jul 16 - Program: Cindy Myers - "Coloring My Quilt World"
           VMB East

Jul 17 - Workshop: "Tea Time Place Mats"
            LBAGC

Jul 23 - Board Meeting
            VMB East

Jul 30 - Fifth Thursday Retreat
            LBAGC


 August  2020

Aug 6 - General Meeting
            Guild Challenge Due
            Sew-a-Row:  Row 4 due
            VMB East

Aug ? through Aug ? -   Sonoma County Fair

Aug 9 - 14 -  Lake Tahoe Retreat (Contact Phyllis Gallaway for details)

Aug 20 - Program: April Sproule - "The Myth of Creative Genius"
             VMB East

Aug 21 - Workshop: "Stitching a Story" 
             LBAGC

Aug 23 - 28 - Lake Tahoe Retreat (Contact Phyllis Gallaway for details)

Aug 27 - Board Meeting 
             VMB North
 

 

September 2020

Sep 3 - General Meeting
            UFO Challenge due 
            VMB East

Sep 17 - Founders'  Day Potluck
             Guild awards presented
             VMB East

Sep 18 - Free Sewing Day
             LBAGC

Sep 24 - Board Meeting 
             VMB North


 October 2020

Oct 1 - General Meeting
           Quiltathon
           Officer Nominations Announced   
           VMB East      

Oct 15 -  Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF)

Oct 15 - Program: Linda Ballard - "What If ... ?"
             VMB East

Oct 16 - Workshop: "Double Your Pleasure"
             LBAGC

Oct 22 - Board Meeting 
             VMB North

Oct 29 - Fifth Thursday Retreat
            LBAGC


 November 2020

Nov 5 - General Meeting
            Voting 2021 Officers
            Present 2021 Budget
            Craft Fair
            Sew-a-Row:  Final Row due
            VMB East

Nov 19 - Program: Carol Ziogas - "Japanese Ancient Quilts"
            VMB East

Nov 20 - Workshop: "Boro Shashiko Japanese Hand Stitching"
             LBAGC

Nov 27 - Thanksgiving - No Board Meeting 

 


 December 2020

Dec 3 - Holiday Potluck
            Sew-A-Row Show/Lottery
            Vote on Budget
            VMB East

Dec 8 - Joint Board Meeting - Location TBA

Happy Holidays! See you next year!