Thursday, March 14

Date:  Second Thursday of each month
Time:  6:30 p.m.
Location:  â€‹Via Zoom    

Thursday, March 21

Date:  Third Thursday of each month
Time:  6:30 p.m.
Location:  Social Time Starts at - 6:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI 48933    
Program:  Celebrate CCQG’s 40th Anniversary and National Quilt Day Show & Tell
Fat Chance:  Flannel 

Mystery Quilt
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January 2024
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Hello fellow quilt lovers! It looks like the groundhog might be right about an early Spring for 2024…it’s 60° and it’s been sunny 2 days in a row. That being said, several Board members reported at the last Zoom meeting that they have significant green sprouting going on in their flowerbeds. Even though this winter has been pretty mild, you know we are all ready for the days to keep getting longer and brighter.

March and April are busy times for CCQG every year. There is the Spring quilt retreat, National Quilting Day and THE GUILD’S 40th birthday. We are celebrating that at the meeting in March, and I want to encourage everyone to attend. If you know a “founding member” who is not active any longer, for whatever reason, please, please bring them to the March meeting for recognition and celebration.

We do have business to address in March and April as well. April is the end of our fiscal year, and that brings election of officers for 2024-25. I am begging you to remember that we are ALL volunteers, and I know so many stepped up to give their time and skills for the quilt show last Fall. Serving on the Board is really not a big time commitment. You may not realize that there is only one meeting a month, for usually an hour or less, on Zoom. Send me an email or text if you are hesitant so I can shamelessly bribe you with treats. Heaven knows it isn’t a particularly formal Board!

The other business we have to take care of will be a vote to approve (or not) an Amendment to the by-laws to include a conflict-of-interest policy. This vote will be in March, and the proposed policy will be available well ahead of time for your review.

So, in April I will transform into “past president.” This presidency has been fun in ways I never expected. Thank you so much for your support and love, all year long.

I appreciate you all so much.
Lisé Dibert

Capitol City Quilt Guild (CCQG) was organized in March, 1984, to encourage fellowship, cooperation, and learning among area quilters and to promote public appreciation for creativity and high standards for quilting.  CCQG is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization giving to the community education, hosting quilt shows to spread the art of quilting.  The Guild members make and donate quilts for various charities and as well as provide free education seminars for the public on the art of quilting.

Capitol City Quilt Guild
Spring Retreat

March 8, 9 and 10, 2024
Okemos Event Center
Cost is $140
Coreen Strzalka and Sandy Guild
Details in the Jan/Feb Newsletter

National Quilting Day is Saturday, March 16. We will have a sew day for all members and friends. More info will come in January. There will be fun, games, prizes, and lots of time to sew and visit. Please plan to come, bring friends and projects to start, finish, or just to make progress.
First Presbyterian Church
2021 Aurelius Road
(corner of Holt & Aurelius Rds.)

Please bring 2 non-perishable or personal items for their food bank. Theme and activities will be announced at the January Guild meeting.

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Capitol City Quilt Guild
P.O. Box 26022
Lansing MI 48909

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