Calendar & Events

updated 3/06/19 

Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC)

PO Box 47764, St. Petersburg, FL 33743

Unless noted otherwise, meeting activities are held at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 6315 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL =========================================================================================================

2019 Meeting/Activities 

March 2019
3/04 Mon  7 pm - Mary Davis- disappearing pinwheel block. Bring two 10” squares, one background and one main color, sewing machine and supplies.
3/06 - Wed 9 am Board Meeting 10 am - Gruber's Quilt Shop lecture/demo: 
What is New and the Best in the Quilt World. Learn new techniques, see new gadgets and new fabrics. Enjoy an entertaining and informative talk with Sue and Gene Gruber of Waite Park, MN
3/13 - Wed 10 am -  Mary Davis- disappearing pinwheel block. Bring two 10” squares, one background and one main color, sewing machine and supplies.
3/16 - Sat  9 am-2 pm -- Bazaar at Heritage Hall at Pilgrim Congregational Church
3/18 Mon  7 pm - Pat Pauly lecture: Challenge Yourself: Unpredictable Outcomes from Obtuse Ideas  www.patpauly.com
3/20 - Wed 10 am -Robin Koehler from NESTLINGS lecture:  Well-Loved Ladies: Red and Green Traditions
3/27 - Wed 9 am Board Meeting 10 am - QUILT SHOW 2020 Information Session, Business Meeting. Fat Quarter draw: Greens

April 2019
4/01 Mon  7 pm -
4/03 - Wed 10 am - Sit & Sew! Bring your project and a dish to share for lunch.
4/10 - Wed 10:30 am - Visit to Baldwin Women's Residence courtesy of the St. Petersburg Free Clinic, 814 4th Ave N., St. Petersburg (Sign-up deadline April  3)
4/13 - Sat 10 am - 2020 Quilt Show Meeting at Pilgrim Church
4/15 - Mon  7 pm -  Anniversary Party, Albert Dalke trunk show "Quilts in the Movies"
4/17 - Wed 10 am -  Alice Jarrett trunk show
4/24 - Wed 10 am - Business Meeting. Fat Quarter draw: Pastels
 
May 2019
5/01 - Wed 10 am - Sit & Sew! Bring your project and a dish to share for lunch.
3/06 -  Mon  7 pm
5/08- Wed 10 am -  Brown Bag Auction
5/11 - Sat 10 am - 2020 Quilt Show Meeting at Pilgrim Church
5/15 - Wed 10 am - TBA
5/20 - Mon  7 pm - Sewing Quilts of Valor blocks
5/22 - Wed 10 am - Business Meeting. Fat Quarter draw: Flowers
5/29 - Wed 10 am -Road Trip to quilt shops and lunch in Sarasota.
 
June 2019
6/03 Mon - 7 pm
6/05 - Wed 10 am - Sit & Sew! Bring your project and a dish to share for lunch.
6/12- Wed 10 am -  Summer Enrichment with Joyce
6/17 - Mon  7 pm - Envelope style baby quilt
6/19 - Wed 10 am - Fun & Games Day
6/26 - Wed 10 am -Business Meeting.
 
July  2019
7/01 - Mon  7 pm
7/03 - Wed 10 am -
7/10- Wed 10 am-
7/15- Mon 7 pm Christmas in July - Sew various projects for gifts
7/17 - Wed 10 am - 
7/24 - Wed 10 am - Fat quarter draw:  patriotic
7/31 - Wed 10 am
 
August 2019
8/05 Mon  7 pm
8/07 - Wed 10 am -
8/14 - Wed 10 am -
8/19 - Mon  7 pm -  Summer barbeque, salad bar and games
8/21 - Wed 
10 am -
8/28 - Wed 10 am -  
 
September 2019 ----- Nomination Committee
9/02 Mon  7 pm
9/04 - Wed 10 am -
9/11 - Wed - 10 am -
9/15 - Mon  7 pm - Paper Piecing presented by Sue Lorenz
9/18 - Wed 10 am -
9/25 - Wed 10 amBusiness meeting. 2020 Slate of Officers presented Fat quarter draw: fall colors
 
October 2019 ----- Elections for 2020 Board
10/02 - Wed 10 am -
10/07 Mon  7 pm
10/09 - Wed 10 am -
10/21 - Mon  7 pm - Learn to Applique with an autumn theme
10/23 - Wed 10 amBusiness meeting. Vote on 2020 Slate of Officers   Fat quarter draw: Halloween
10/30 - Wed 10 am -
 
November 2019  SQC 2020 Membership deadline December 31, 2019 - make checks payable to Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC)
11/04 Mon  7 pm
11/06 - Wed 10 am -
11/13 - Wed 10 am -
11/18 - Mon  7 pm - Count Your Blessings
11/20 - Wed 10 am -  NO MEETING Happy Thanksgiving! 
11/27 - Wed 10 am - Business meeting. Fat quarter draw: Thanksgiving
 
December 2019 ---SQC 2020 Membership deadline December 31, 2019 - - make checks payable to Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC)
12/02 Mon  7 pm
12/04 - Wed 10 am -
12/11 - Wed 10 am -  20120 Membership DUE! Holiday Party!!!  Fat quarter draw: Christmas/holiday , UFO Challenge quilts due...PAY one(1) fat quarter for EACH uncompleted UFO!
12/16 - Mon   7 pm -  HOLIDAY PARTY!
12/18 - Wed 10 am - NO MEETING  Happy Holidays!
12/25 - Wed 10 am - NO MEETING  Happy New Year!
 
Past meetings
July 2018 - Meeting/Activities
7/04 - Wed 10 am - Holiday - no meeting
7/11- Wed 10 am- BINGO
7/16 - Mon  7 pm - 'Christmas in July' - making assorted projects.  Bring sewing machines and some Christmas fabric.
7/18 - Wed 10 am -  Korean fabric folding
7/25 - Wed 10 am - Cathy Field demonstrates several blocks. Fat quarter draw:  patriotic
 
August 2018- Meeting/Activities
8/01 - Wed 10 am - Bring your favorite quilt block and tell us why!
8/08 - Wed 10 am - Sit & Sew, AccuGo demo
8/15 - Wed 10 am - 
“Let’s Have A Social”
8/20 - Mon  6 pm -  Hawaiian Luau Pot Luck.  Sign up sheet at the July meeting. Grass skirts will be optional, just so you know. Aloha!!  Sewing the Quilt of Valor disappearing nine patches.
8/22 - Wed 
10 am - Road Trip - local shops Whim-So-Doodle & Fabric Smart
8/29 - Wed 10 amSorry for the confusion about the meeting.  No update was sent to the webmaster.
 
September 2018 - Meeting/Activities ----- Nomination Committee
9/05 - Wed 10 am - UTube video with Lynn Hagmeier- "Layered patch work"
9/12 - Wed - 10 am - Sit & Sew - with a mentor.  Sign-up starts for Ellen Lindner Workshop $40, make checks payable to SQC
9/17 - Mon  7 pm - Begin 4 x 4 quilt
9/19 - Wed 10 am - Tampa Bay Surface Design Guild presentation
9/26 - 9 am Board Meeting  Wed 10 amBusiness meeting. 2019 Slate of Officers presented Fat quarter draw: fall colors
 
October 2018 - Meeting/Activities ----- Elections for 2019 Board
10/03 - Wed 10 am - Brown bag auction
10/10 - Wed 10 am -  Sit & Sew
10/15 - Mon  7 pm - Social Media class with Crystal Lockinaur
10/17 - Wed 10 am - "What's new at Jay's Fabrics" with Cindy
 10/24 - Wed 10 amBusiness meeting. Vote on 2019 Slate of Officers   Fat quarter draw: Halloween
10/31 - Wed 10 am - Road Trip!!! - Happy Apple & Keep Me in Stitches
 
November 2018 - Meeting/Activities - SQC 2019 Membership deadline December 31, 2018 - make checks payable to Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC)
11/07 - Wed 10 am - "Adventures in Color" Lecture with Ellen Lindner Lecture.  Free for members.  Additional workshop offered.
11/14 - Wed 10 am -  Sit & Sew. Mark Sherman CLASS sign up begins. No early sign-ups, please.
11/19 - Mon  7 pm -  Making Christmas strip placemats - Bring scraps to share and sewing supplies. We will have food so bring your drink.
11/21 - Wed 10 am -  NO MEETING Happy Thanksgiving! 
11/28 - Wed 10 am - Business meeting. Fat quarter draw: Thanksgiving
Workshop offered:  November 7 (following meeting): Instant Art Quilt  with Ellen Lindner, 3 hours, Cost: $40 for members.  Limited to 15 students.  Supply List
 
December 2018 - Meeting/Activities - SQC 2019 Membership deadline December 31, 2018 - - make checks payable to Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC)
12/05 - Wed 10 am -Maggie Dillon Trunk Show,
12/10 - Mon   7 pm -  HOLIDAY CELEBRATION!  UFO Challenge quilts due...PAY one(1) fat quarter for EACH uncompleted UFO! 
12/12 - Wed 10 am -  2019 Membership DUE! Holiday Party!!!  Fat quarter draw: Christmas/holiday , UFO Challenge quilts due...PAY one(1) fat quarter for EACH uncompleted UFO!
12/19 - Wed 10 am - NO MEETING  Merry Christmas!
12/26 - Wed 10 am - NO MEETING  Happy New Year!
 
January 2019- Meeting/Activities
1/02 - Wed 10 am - NO MEETING
1/09 - Wed 10 am - Sit & Sew: Bring a project plus your lunch and a dish to share. See newsletter for more information
1/15 - Tues 9 am - 4 pm - Mark Sherman class - Remarkable Hand Applique by Machine  Location:  Christ the King Lutheran Church , 11220 Oakhurst Rd., Largo, 33774. Class has a waiting list.
1/16 - Wed 1 pm - Mark Sherman Lecture  Location: Christ the King Lutheran Church , 11220 Oakhurst Rd., Largo, 33774. Contact Cathy Gorman for car pooling information from Pilgrim Church.
1/19 - Sat  10 am - 2020 Quilt Show Planning Meeting at Pilgrim Church (in the library)
1/21 - Mon  7 pm - Candy bag zipper pouches and cut fabric on accuquilt for our blocks
1/23 - Wed 10 am - Accuquilt lecture and demo
1/30 - Wed 9 am - Board Meeting 10 am - Business Meeting. Fat Quarter draw: Greys/winter theme
 
February 2019 - Meeting/Activities
2/06 - Wed 10 am -
Sit & Sew! Bring a project and a dish to share for lunch
2/13 - Wed 9 am -  Winter Enrichment at Joyce's house, no meeting at the church!
2/18 - Mon  7 pm -   Drawing of 12 1/2"blocks.  Sew walker bags for VA
2/20 - Wed 10 am - Business Meeting. 2018 President's Challenge quilts due. Fat Quarter draw: Red/Pink
2/27 - Wed 10 am - Retreat!  No Meeting at church. 
2/25 - 2/28/18 -- Tenth Quilters’ Retreat Dayspring Episcopal Conference Center,  Parrish, Florida
 
 
 
 
Suncoast Quilting Circle (SQC) PO Box 47764, St. Petersburg, FL 33743