Thursday, September 12, 2019

Day Meeting: Learn to make Puffy Tree wall hanging

Click here for supply list and here for instructions.
Wednesday, Sept 18, meet the gang at the Transfer Station at 9:30 and leave at 3:00 with a mostly complete project.  Bring your basic sewing supplies, lunch and socialize from noon to 1:00.
Judy Hackman teaches this class.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Mid month news

Good evening CPQG friends,
1. Don’t forget our first meeting of the new year is tomorrow night, Tuesday, Sept 10, at 7:00 in the Mt. Nittany Middle School Library.  We’ll be making Christmas ornaments to take home.
2. Other dates to remember:
     a. Sept 16-19 QBs In-town Retreat, no sewing at St. John’s on Sept 17.
     b. Sept 17 CPQG Board Meeting at Super 8 , 11:-12:00
     c. Sept 18 CPQG Day meeting at Transfer Station, Puffy Christmas Tree Workshop taught by Judy Hackman. 9:30-3:00 with a break at noon for lunch and a meeting.
     d. Sept 26 Ditty Bag workshop at Transfer Station
3. Check your Sept newsletter or click here for the programming survey that you should turn in to the Welcome Table at the next meeting you attend. Your VPs really want to know what you are interested in learning.
4. Camp Blue Diamond Quilt Camp Oct 11-14. Click here or contact Hilary Kleckner for more information.
5. News bits due Sept 26 for the October 1 newsletter.

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Is Storm at Sea on your bucket list?

Barbara Dann has a class coming up in Huntingdon PA that is filling up quickly!  It's one of her most popular classes - Storm at Sea.
Here's the details - Friday, September 20th from 9:00 am to 4:30 at the Huntingdon County Fairgrounds.  Click HERE for all the info and to register.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Attention Featherweight Sewers

Claire Amick is interested in leading a workshop to make a zippered tote and workstation for Featherweights.  The "tote" fits inside of the FW case.  A place for everything and everything in its place.  Talk to Claire.

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Quilt Camps

Quilt Camps
     QBs In Town---Super 8, Sept 17-19; See Connie Rutschky for details

      Juniata Valley Quilters Guild will host a retreat at Sharp's near Middleburg, PA on September 12-15, 2019. Contact Roxanne Boyer at 570-539-4042 or

     Camp Blue Diamond--Oct-11 at 5:00pm to Oct 14 at noon; See Hilary Kleckner or Lena Shaeffer for details

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Ditty Bag Workshop

Ready  Set  Sew 

Date:        Thursday, September 26th - 2019
Time:        9:30 am .  3:00 pm
Where:        Transfer Station  (,5 mile after the Nittany Mall)

We'll be sewing as many bags as we can to make a shipment to Operation Shoebox in early October.

Light lunch provided -- bring your favorite beverage  --  coffee will be provided

Sewing machines will be available for anyone not  wanting to tote their machine  (Singer Featherweight and Singer 301)

Questions?   Contact Claire Amick