Future Programs

Remember workshops presented locally are very cost effective for you.  You do not have the additional expense of $500 – $2000 for travel. Consider this fact when you sign up for the workshops. You gain knowledge at a very reasonable price.  

 2018 Programs in Review   
  • January – Rendezvous teachers’ presentations and class signups.
    • Moab Retreat:  January 25 though 28.
  • February- Beth Washington. A hand quilter from Palisade. This will be TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13 due to Lent.
    • February 22nd and 23rd  2018 Rendezvous 
  • March – Community Affairs sew in – TUESDAY, MARCH 13. 
    • March 15 Workshop Jolly Standford   “Navaho Wedding Basket Quilt”
  • April 11- Marilyn Badger from St. George – trunk show.
  • May 9 Julie Silber curator and appraiser/consultant of antique quilts before 1960.   “Rare & Historic Quilts.”    Guest fee is $10.00
    • Julie Silber will also lecture at Colorado West Quilters Guild’s 7 pm meeting on May 9 at the First Christian Church, ?1326 N. First Street, Grand Junction. The evening topic will be “Keeping’ ‘Em in Stitches: America’s Funniest Quilts.”
    • May 10th Workshop Dating Old Quilts  at the Clarion Hotel.  The registration fee is $52 for SSQ members and $62 for non-members.            Lunch is included and reservations are required.  The workshop will review what to look for in antique quilts using samples brought in by participants.  
  • June 13 – Carol Moellers from Iowa – a trunk show and lecture.
    • June 14  Shake, Rattle and Sew Workshop,  9-4 at Clarion Hotel, includes lunch for $65 ($10 more for non-members)
  • July 11 – Margret Noah from Montrose, a traditional. art and pictorial quilter presenting a trunk show.
    •  SSQ Garage Sale follows Trunk Show.
  • August 8 – Kim Fauth   ABCD Quilting techniques in her book. 
    • August 9 – Workshop:  Learn to make the 32 blocks in Kim’s book, 9-4 at Clarion Hotel, $54 includes lunch. See how exciting it is to interchange the blocks or colors for a whole new look.
  • September Our Birthday Bash.  Please accept this invitation!  Join us to celebrate another great year.


  • October – Mary Wilson Kerr, author of “Twisted: Modern Quilts with a Vintage Twist” will be the presenter. 
  • October 11 Workshop SIGN UP TODAY! 
    • Bonus:  for $5, we can attend the 7pm Colorado West Quilters Guild meeting, where Mary will present “Vintage Revisited:Anatomy of a Challenge.”
  • November – Annie Unrein of By Annie, the inventor of Soft and Stable will be our presenter 
    • Bonus:  for $5, we can attend the 7pm Colorado West Quilters Guild meeting with a different presentation by Annie Unrein
    • Workshop for Catch All Caddy, a new pattern developed by Annie Unrein. November 15th at the American Lutheran Church
  • December 12th – Our Holiday Celebration.  

Covered Dish Luncheon \following the Business Meeting at American Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall.




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