Serendipity would like to sell the following item:
Q-Snap Quilting Frame. Free standing. 28" x 39". Like new. $40.00.
Call Vi Weber at 306 373 5677.
There will be no meeting in the afternoon so that the Special Events Committee can set up for the potluck.
Christmas Potluck (December 9, 2013)
Doors open at 5:45 pm. Punch will be available as soon as doors open.
Appetizers will be available as they are delivered to the table. At 6:30 the appetizers will be moved to the tables with the other food.
Meal starts at 6:30 pm.
Please bring: your own dishes, napkin, cutlery, placemat, coffee mug, and a potluck dish. You may also want to bring a bag or container for your used dishes.
Here is a suggested guide for what food to bring based on the first letter of your last name:
A to C – appetizer
D to L – main course / meat
M to P – dessert
Q to Z – salad / vegetable
Special Events committee will provide buns & butter, punch, coffee & tea, cream & sugar.
Library books can be returned at a library table in the lobby before dinner. The library books will be put out after dinner.
After dinner we want to have a “Festival Parade” of quilt show favourites. Please bring an item(s) from
your show entries, so that we may admire it at a more leisurely pace than during our busy show.
Be sure to also include any other Show and Tell items that you wish to share.
There will also be Entertainment, Announcements, and Show & Tell.
Ronald McDonald House Quilt Project
As a result of a major expansion of the house, they are in need of some 50 double size and 5 twin size quilts to cover all the guest beds by the end of March 2014. Those interested can contact Kathy Boechler email@example.com Details will be provided once interest has been confirmed. They would also like to continue their tradition of giving a baby quilt or blanket to the families of newborns when they leave RM house to return home.
Joan Egger has a "Precious Moments" wall hanging (crib quilt) that she would like someone to machine quilt for her. She is out of town until December 2. She can be contacted at 306-242-3773 after that date if you are interested in helping her
The Dimensions exhibit is currently being exhibited until Jan 4, 2014. There is a reception on Friday Jan 3/14 from 7-9pm. 2013 celebrates the 30th DIMENSIONS exhibition sponsored by the Saskatchewan Craft Council.
Quilt Canada 2014
The Local Organizing Committee is asking guilds and fellow quilters to help them by making "wine gift bags" which will be used as table favours for the Quilt Canada closing Banquet. pdf of wine gift bag pattern is available here
Call for Entry - "OUR PRAIRIE IN FIBRE"
Monika Kinnar-Whalen is putting together an exhibit for SC Council Affinity Gallery from Jan 16-Feb 21/15. All fibre techniques will be considered. Eligible entrants do not need to be juried members of the SK Craft Council, but must be a resident of the prairie provinces. Further information is available if you're interested. Deadline for submission is Saturday, February 4, 2014.
Quilts for Tanzania
Sarah Williams is looking for 25 quilts 50" x 75" for a hostel in Tanzania. The hostel houses 100 girls, attending secondary school. Dorothy Middleton can be contacted for those interested in participating.
After the last meeting, there were several requests for the Crab Dip recipe that was at the Nov. 25 Newcomers' Tea and part of the evening meeting. Cathy B. has graciously provided her recipe. Here it is:
8 oz cream cheese
2 tbspns French salad dressing
2 tbspns ketchup
1/2 cup Miracle Whip
2 tbspns finely chopped onion
1 cup crab meat, drained and flaked
Blend all together, adding the crab as the last ingredient.
Keeps up to one week in the fridge.