Happenings Outside Our Guild

Do you have information about a quilt exhibit, lecture, workshop or special event for quilters that you would like to share with our Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild members and visitors to our website?       Complete the form at the bottom of this page to tell us about your event.


Quiltworx Retreat – April 5-8 – Bay Shore Camp

Join GAAQG member Kathy Groves from April 5 – April 8 at Bay Shore Camp in Sebewaing, MI for a Quiltworx Retreat. Pick the pattern of your choice, grab a roommate and spend 4 days sewing away with Quiltworx Certified Instructor and GAAQG member, Kathy Groves.

For rates and additional information, please visit Kathy’s website:  https://bobkatquilts.com/product/quiltworx-project-retreat-april-5-8-2018-deposit/

Contact:  kathy@bobkatquilts.com

Oakland County Quilt Show – Quilt Celebration 2018! – April 6 & 7, 2018

View over 200 quilts on display.  Buy quilting books and fabric scraps.  Shop at vendor booths from across Michigan. Win the raffle quilt.  Eat delicious food from the “Patchwork Cafe”.  Bid at the mini quilt auction.

Admission: $6.00

Location: Community Education Resource Center – 455 E. Scripps Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360

Additional Information at https://oaklandcountyquiltguild.com/event/ocqg-quilt-show-2018-2/

Bay Heritage Quilters Guild – 30th Anniversary Quilt Show – “A sharing of Quilts XIV” – April 6 & 7, 2018

100 Quilts/Items on Exhibit, a Raffle Quilt (Queen size, hand appliquéd, hand quilted), and silent auction.  This is a NACQJ Judged Show with a $100 Best of Show award.  Quilts will remain on exhibit through May 18.  There is a “Walk Through Lecture” on Saturday April 28th at 1 pm with an AQS certified appraiser. 

Location: Studio 23/The Arts Center, 901 N. Water St. Bay City, MI  

Times: 11am- 7pm

Admission: Free

Additional Information at http://www.bchsmuseum.org/id61.html

Ann Arbor Modern Quilt Guild hosts Joe Cunningham for a Trunk Show and Class – April 14, 2018

Times: Trunk Show: 10-11 (free to A2MQG members, $10 for non-members)
Rock the Block Class: 1-4 ($65 A2MQG members, if we have space – $75 non-members)
Location: NEW center 1100 N. Main St., Ann Arbor

Class size: limited to 20 attendees
Meals: members may bring their own lunch or go out with the group and joe to a TBD location

Click Link for More Information

Sauder Village – 2018 Annual Quilt Show – May 1 – 6, 2018

Hundreds of quilts on display with special exhibits, workshops, demonstrations, quilt appraisals, and shopping!

Times: May 1-5 hours are 10-5. May 6 hours are 11-4

Admission: Adults – $17.00, Students (6-16) – $11.00 (Senior, Military and AAA discounts apply)

Location:22611 State Route 2,  Archbold, Ohio 43502

More Information: SauderVillage.org/QuiltShow

Pieces and Patches Quilt Guild – Quilt Show May 19 &20, 2018

“Everything’s Coming Up Quilts” is Pieces and Patches Quilt Guild’s bi-annual quilt show where members display their quilts. There will be over 100 quilts on display and special exhibits to view as well as vendors, a silent auction, a raffle quilt, a general store and a café.

Times:Saturday, May 19 – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, May 20  –  12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Admission: $7

Location: St. John’s Middle School – 915 Cooper Street   Jackson, Michigan

More Information:  Jackson Quilt Guild Blog Spot

UMW and Kind’s 10th Quilt Show and Victorian Fair – May 19, 2018

A day of Quilts  QUILTS, (Antique and New, For Show and For Sale) QUILTS and more QUILTS. Including Victorian vendors, teas of all flavors. silent auctions, and Columbiaville’s largest bake sale. 
Trunk show by Lisa Burman at 1:00PM.  The ever popular lunch for $6.00

Admission: $5.00

Location: Columbiaville Methodist Church – 4696 Pine Street, Columbiaville, Mi 48421

Contact: Cheryl at c@clark.gs

Genesee Star Quilters

Third Friday of the month January- November

South Flint Church of the Nazarene
4075 East Atherton Rd, Burton MI.

Business meeting begins at 10 am. Programs begin at 12:30 pm.

Guests are welcome to attend. $5 charge when programs are provided by guest teachers or lecturers.
The intent of our programs is to engage members by teaching the processes and history of quilting and demonstrating techniques. During the year, several distinguished teachers from Michigan and across the U.S. are scheduled to present lectures and workshops.

More information can be found at their website or you can contact Marcia at 810-938-7001.

Genesee Star Quilters (Flint, Michigan) are hosting lectures and workshops in 2017. Participation in workshops requires pre-registration with class fees paid at the time of registration. Non-members are welcome as space allows.

Davison Evening Star Quilt Guild Lectures

Location: Davison-Richfield Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Road, Davison, Michigan

Time:  6:30 PM, with doors opening at 6:00 PM

Fee: $7.00

Contact/Questions:  Anna Palmer at davisoneveningstarquiltguild@gmail.com

What is Your Upcoming Quilting Event?

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