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Abbotsford Quilters' Guild. From September til June we meet on the second Tuesday of the month. The meetings are held at 10:00 am in the Ross Road Community Church, one block North on Ross Road at Fraser Hwy. We also have an informal group meeting at 6:00 pm at the same location. We host workshops, do wee care quilts and have a quilt show every second year. More information is available at our website.
Cactus Strippers Quilt Guild meet the second Tuesday of the month at the home of a member. We learn new techniques and donate quilts to those who are ill or in need in our community. Contact: email@example.com Dues: $10 per year
Pacific Spirit Quilters' Guild. We meet at 7pm on the second Friday of the month from Sept. to June at the Eastburn Community Centre in Burnaby. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Cranbrook Quilters Guild - Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening of each month, from September to May. Meetings start at 7PM upstairs at the Senior Citizens Center, 125 - 17 Ave S Cranbrook BC
Chilliwack Quilters' Guilt - meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month September - June 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the "Loft" of the Landing Leisure Centre, Spadina Ave., Chilliwack. We have a 1 1/2 hour workshop prior to our Formal Meeting. Please visit our website for more information. We are a small group of 50 members and our annual dues are $25 per year. email@example.com
- Comox Valley
Schoolhouse Quilters’ Guild consists of 143 quilters, from beginner to advanced, from traditional to art quilters. We spend a great deal of our time make quilts for charity.
Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild meets at the Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre, 11760-88th Ave. the 2nd Tuesday every month except July & August. Day meetings 9:30, evening meetings 7:00pm. We have informative & entertaining meeting programs with speakers, block of the month swap, fat quarter lottery, orphan blocks, preemie program, recycling, workshops and an extensive library. A quilt show is held every other (odd #) year. Please visit our website for more information.
- Fort St John
Fort St. John Country Quilters. We have about 50 members who pay $20/year in membership dues. We meet at 7pm on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the North Peace Cultural Center. Annual groups include block exchange, row robin, round robin, mystery quilt, technique classes and secret sister. Contact LisaBabuick@telus.net for more information.
The Sagebrush Quilters Guild meets the second and forth Mondays of the month (September through June). Membership is around 100. The guild is quite active holding regular workshops, Quilt-Til-You-Wilts, Retreats, Program nights, exchanges and smaller Quilt-Ins. Keep up to date with us on our website.
Orchard Valley Quilters Guild. We have 135 members who pay $45 a year in dues. Day Guild meets every Tuesday from 9a.m to Noon. Evening Group meets every third Wednesday from 6 to 9pm. All meetings are held at the Mission Community Hall at the corner of Lakeshore and Dehart in Kelowna. New Members are welcome. See our website for further information.
Boundary Bay Quilters Guild Come and share you love of quilting! Our Guild meets the third Tues. of the month in the Sacred Heart Church Parish Centre, 3900 Arthur Drive, Ladner for more info go to our website or call 604 948 0692
Langley Quilters Guild Guild Meetings: 4th Wednesday of every month (except December) at noon and 7:15 PM at George Preston Recreation Centre, 20699 - 42nd Avenue, Langley V3A 3B1 We have a guest speaker, show-and-tell by members, and skill-building workshops every month. Every second Wednesday we have a Sit 'N' Stitch open to members to work on their own projects or help out on Community Quilts.
- Maple Ridge
Ridge Meadows Guild now meets monthly on the 2nd Tuesday at 7 pm at St. George's Anglican Church, Dewdney Trunk & 235th, Maple Ridge, B.C. The annual membership cost is $35.00. The guild has an active Program Committee with challenges, block of the month, UFO Club and currently offers a yearly raffle quilt to benefit a voted for charity. Please feel free to drop in for your first visit.
- Mayne Island Quilters' Guild
Mayne Island Quilters' Guild meets the second Tuesday of each month from September to June from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Agricultural Hall. We have 50 members. Each meeting consists of business; Fat Quarter draw; Show and Share; and a Workshop or Demonstration. We make Comfort Quilts for Community members and we teach quilting to students in grades 6, 7, and 8 at our local school. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org . Guild Address: Mayne Island Quilters' Guild, Mayne Island, British Columbia, V0N 2J0, Canada.
Island Quilters Our guild has been around for 26 years now and has between 150 to 175 active members. Starting in September, we meet on the third Wednesday of every month at Brechin United Church. We have two meetings. The afternoon one starts at 1:00 pm. and the evening at 7:00 pm. Doors open half an hour before. We have a block of the month draw, a fat quarter exchange, demonstrations and guest speakers and a wonderful library for members. You can visit our website to get more information.
- North Vancouver
Lions Gate Quilters Guild. We have about 175 members and we meet on the 4th Tuesday of the month Sept thru June. Please see our website for more info on meetings, seminars and shows.
- Parksville, BC.
Parksville Quilt House Quilters Guild. The Guild was founded in 1979 and grew from a small group of students who attended quilt classes at the Quilt House in Parksville. The guild is the second oldest in the Province and it was first on Vancouver Island. Members come from all over the island. Our members vary in age from young to seniors, with several of the founding members still in attendance. All levels welcome - from beginner to experience quilters. Meetings every third Monday at 12:30 pm and 7:00 pm. Parksville Quilt House Quilters, PO Box 1177, Parksville, BC, V9P 2H2 There are over 250 members in our guild with annual membership dues of $20.00, meeting once a month September - June.
Pincushion Quilt Guild, in Peachland, BC, has about 25 members who pay $60 a year in dues. We meet on the first and third Wednesdays of each month, excluding July and August, between the hours of 9:00am and 4 pm. Members bring their sewing machines, hand work or cutting projects along as we have a full day. We work on both group (charity) and personal projects, learn about quilting techniques in mini-workshops,and generally support each other as we strive to become better quilters.
Penticton Quilters' Guild. Meetings are held at 9 am on the second Wednesday of the month from Sept. to May at the Salvation Army Church, 2469 S. Main St. Workshops are on the 4th Wednesday of the month at the same location. Contact our president through the website for more information.
- Powell River
The Timberlane Quilter's Guild meet at the Cranberry Seniors Centre. Business meetings are held at 7 PM on the 1st Thursday of the month. Most Tuesdays (9 AM–3 PM) members meet for a bee to work on group or personal projects. The 3rd Thursday of the month is reserved for demos of quilting techniques and/or discussions. We are very active in community projects and host a quilt show every two years.
- Salmon Arm
We are the Shuswap Quilters Guild. We are 96 strong. We meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month in the Catholic Church. We have the block draw, lets' make a block a month and secret pal. We make quilts for the safe house and recently made trauma quilts for the RCMP
Squamish Valley Quilters' Guild. Established in 1996, the Squamish Valley Quilters' Guild is a non-profit group. Along with our regular guild activities, we happily produce quilts for various charities in the Squamish area. Each meeting includes a brief discussion of business, show and share, and an educational programme with techniques for both beginner and advanced quilters. The executive also holds separate business meetings. Outside of the regular guild meetings, we have workshops and retreats. We have between 30 and 40 members and hold monthly meetings.
BC. Blue Mountain Quilters Guild. We currently have 100 members who pay $30 a year in dues. We meet at 7 pm on the first Friday of the month at Wilson Center in Port Coquitlam (starting Jan 2006). We have Block of the Month, Fat Quarter draw, 50/50 draw, Round Robin, Spring and Fall Retreats, drop-in day once a month, donation quilts for various organizations in our community, and programs at each meeting. Check out our website for more information.
Vancouver Quilters' Guild. We meet at 7 pm on the second Wednesday of every month (except July and August) at St. Mary's Anglican Church, 2490 West 37th at Larch, Vancouver. Guests are welcome. We have a business meeting, show and tell, and guest speaker. We make quilts for local hospitals and shelters, and hold a quilt show in odd-numbered years. For information, please visit our website or e-mail email@example.com.
After Seven Sew n Sews evening guild. We have 43 members who pay $35 in yearly dues. Meets first and third Monday of each month at 7 pm at St John's Lutheran Church. We have two workshops per year, host a biyearly quilt show with the day guild, make charity quilts and have a Saturday Sewcial montly. Contact Maggie (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Westshore Quilters Guild. We have about 100 members who pay $25 per year in dues. We alternate meeting at 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. the fourth Thursday of the month at Pilgrim United Church on Painter Road. We have a BOM, charm swap, charity quilt society and we do a show every two years. For more information please see our web site.
Victoria Quilters Guild members, here on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, vary from traditional hand quilters to fabric artists. Our mandate is to promote and encourage interest in the art of quilting through dissemination of related information; to work together in harmony with mutual respect; and to continue the education of ourselves and the public in the art of quilting. email@example.com
Whistler Valley Quilters' Guild. We meet on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, September to June,7pm, at Millenium Place on Blackcomb Way. There are about 38 members. Annual dues are $45. The Guild's quilt & fibre art show is held every 3 years. Guild members continually make community quilts for families and individuals in need of comfort. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org