Saturday, January 7, 2017

Tote & Gloat 2017

Our Annual Tote & Gloat will be held in The Arena, Pascal Street, Palmerston North, on the 13th of May 2017.  8.30am-4pm.
Pre-registration for Tote & Gloat is essential – Cost $15

Our guest speaker is Rachel Maws from Annie's Country Quilt store in Ashburton.

Once again we will have raffles, challenge quilts, a Merchant Mall and your fabulous quilts all on show.
To help you plan your day, here is a rough guide of what is planned:
8:30am Hall open for viewing guest exhibitor’s work and merchant mall.
Hoffman Quilt Challenge 2016
Bandana Challenge
Hand in blocks for block challenge (info provided with our Tote & Gloat ticket)
Cafeteria open (we do recommend you purchase your lunch early before the rush). Eftpos available.
10:00am  Tote & Gloat begins
12:30pm Lunch break.
1:45pm Voting for Viewer’s Choice on Challenge Quilts and Challenge Block closes
2:25pm Guest speaker
3:15pm Announcement of the Challenge winners
4:00pm  Quilts taken down.

More information to follow in the months to come.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

January Meetings

Our first Rose City Quilters' Club meeting for the year is Monday 23 January.
The Lychway
5 Roy Street, Palmerston North
Doors open at 7pm - Meeting starts at 7.30pm
Visitors welcome - $3 at the door
Don't forget that your RCQ membership is cheaper if you pay by 31 January.

Saturday Sewing this month is 21 January. See more information in the side bar or your newsletter.