Minutes - 24 June 2019

The Minutes of May 2019 were approved as emailed to the membership and published on our website.  

Treasurer’s Report:  the Balances in our accounts:  General Acct, $3292; Quilt Show Acct, $421; and Raffle Acct, $489.  The report will be filed for audit.


· Today – Suzi Parron will give a program on Barn Quilts.  A half-day workshop ($45) will be held following the meeting.  

· July 15 – Cheryl Phillips will give a program, and a class ($20) on her pattern Bonus Blossoms.  For the class, you will also need to purchase her book & tool – Braided Twist @ $30, available at First Stitches, possibly at Stitcher’s Garden and Creative Sewing.  The program cost will be shared with Scrappy Ladies (no guest fee for meeting & program).  If you want to take the class, please sign up today, with payment.

· August 19 – Miniature quilts with Joy Sterner and Mary Kay Witte.

Committee Reports

· Membership – we have five new members today!  Welcome to Julie, Karen, Kay, Susan and Heidi.

· Fat Quarters – theme this month was Patriotic, won by Julie Frazier and Carol Nachtigal. The theme next month is Pink. 

· Sunshine – 52 members & 11 guests today – 4 joined!  Drawing for one yard of fabric, for wearing her name tag:  Peggy Gonzales.

· Newsletter – The due date for submittal of items for the next newsletter (July/August) is June 27th, to Lucy – Please!

· Love Quilts – Agnes has 6 kits today.

· Quilt Show Committee –

     1. Mary Roldan has retired from the Committee after serving for 10 years.

     2. Mary Vandeberg and Jill Jespersen join the Committee for the 2020 Show.

· In-House -- #1/Ricky Tims’ book and three 1-yd cuts of hand dyed fabric (Becky Hedrick).  #2/Mexican Stars kit with pattern and fabric (Agnes Jantz). #3/Several animal patterns (Paige Boitz).

Old Business

· Quilt judging at the County Fair will be on July 21st.

· Our booth at the State Fair this year will be large - 14’x25’, in the space against the wall between the two doors on the South Wall of the Creative Arts bldg.. We hope to set up several displays including a treadle machine, a dress form, and some of our Love Quilts, as well as our usual hand quilting.  The chairs are less than comfortable; donations of chair cushions would be appreciated!

New Business – None.

Personal Business

· Teresa is a new grandma!

· Carol C.’s brother is getting married.

Announcements -

· The Scrappy Ladies Quilt Show, scheduled for July 6-7 in LaVeta, has been CANCELLED due to the threat of flooding.

Respectfully submitted,

Nancy Shaw