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|The Heartland Quilt Network connects quilt guilds, quilt shops, and professionals across the Midwest. We share information about our programs, workshops, shows, and events to promote the popular and enduring art of quilt making. Visit our website for more information.|
End of The Trail Quilt Guild. Meets 4th Tuesday of each month at the Emmanuel Church 1300 N. Vine, Abilene, KS 67410 We now have about 60 members.
Holland Creek Quilters. We meet now and then near Abilene, KS. We show and tell about our latest projects. Usually about 15 are involved.
Heritage Quilt Guild is made up members of many small towns, however meetings are held in Norton, Almena, and Long Island, KS. Pauline Poage
- Arkansas City
Walnut Valley Quilters Guild. We meet at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the second Monday of each month, alternating between Winfield and Arkansas City. Membership dues are $15 per year, and our membership is 175 members. Visit our website for Quilt Show information.
Heart of the Prairie Quilt Guild. Meets first Thursday of the month,(September through May). Dues are $10. Meetings are at 7:00 at the Astra Bank. We make an opportunity quilt every two years. On alternate years, we make miniature quilts and have a miniature quilt auction with five other guilds. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Sew n' Sew Quilt Guild. We have about 30 members. Dues are $15 a year. We meet at 7:00p.m. on the first Monday of the month at the First United Methodist Church in Chanute. We have BOM, classes once a month, opportunity quilt, Quilt Show every other year in September, charity quilts for the hospital. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- Clay Center
Piotique Quilters Guild meets on the third Monday of the month, 7 pm, at the First Baptist Church. Dues are $25. Programs, BOM, UFO's, sew days, trips, community service projects, guest speakers and special workshops - all designed for the person interested in quilts and quilting. For more information: Pres Verna Lee at email@example.com or VP Tracy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Material Girls Quilt Guild meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7PM at First Southern Baptist Church. Some of our activities include: BOM, workshops, beehives, quilt camps and much, much more. Dues are $15/year, due in June. For more information, please visit our website.
Stain Glass Stichers meets the 3rd Thursday of the month with scoial time at 6:30 and meeting at 7:00pm. Meetings are at the Concordia Luthern Church fellowship hall. Dues are $10.00 per year. We have monthly programs for education or entertainment to encourage and inspire members. We make and donate a quilt for the first baby of the year at Cloud County Health Center and do a quilt show each year. email@example.com
Walnut Valley Quilt Guild. We have 200 members yr dues $20 We meet at 1 & 6:30pm the 2nd Monday Locations 1st UMC Arkansas City & E Free Church Winfield Features BOM, classes, various charity projects. Quilt show at the Winfield Middle School 130 N Viking Blvd, Winfield KS. Email address is WVQG@gmail.com
Oakdale Quilt Guild. We have about 50 members who pay $20.00/yr. We have our business meeting the second Thursday at 6:30 @ 1415 West H Street, Oakdale. We have a block of the month each month, secret sisters, classes and retreats. We do a show the first weekend of Oct. ever other year with the next one in 2012. firstname.lastname@example.org
Solomon Valley Quilt Guild. We have appx. 65 members who meet the 3rd Thursday 7:30 p.m. at the State Bank in Downs, KS. Dues are $20.00/year and cover speakers, workshops, newsletters & lectures. We have a bi-annual quilt show, yearly charity projects, classes, auctions & traveling quilt prize. Please join us, we'd love to have you. Contact email@example.com for more information.
Emporia Regional Quilt Guild. We have about 45 members who pay $20 a year in dues. We meet at 6:30 pm on the second Wednesday of the month at the Extension Office. We have trunk shows, lectures, and workshops by local and regional quilters. Our guild also has ongoing groups that work on community projects and projects that focus on a special quilting interest. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Eudora Quilting Bees meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at St. Paul's United Church of Christ at 8th and Church Street. Our annual dues are $20. We hold our quilt show every other year with July 2013 being our next show. We make an Opportunity Quilt for each quilt show and have many fun activities and swaps for members to be involved in and learn from. Deanna@rosecottagequilts.com
Pieces and Patches Quilt Guild. We have 49 members who pay $15 a year in dues. We meet the 4th Thursday of the month at 9:30 (except for Sep, Nov and Dec), in the Anderson County Extension Office at 411 Oak St. Some of our yearly projects include Block of the Month, Brown Bag Challenge, Opportunity and charity quilts, secret sister exchange, trunk shows, classes, and bus trips. Contact email@example.com for more information.
PrairiePiecemakers Quilt Guild We are a new quilt guild to the N.W. Kansas area. We have about 20 members and our dues are $12.00 a year. We meet the Second Thursday of each month at "The Rock House" in Goodland, Kansas. Visitors Welcome. For More information contact Cora at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Great Bend
Central Kansas Thread Benders Guild meets the 3rd Friday of every month at 1:00 pm at the 1st Presbyterian Church located at 24th and Washington, Great Bend, Kansas. The guild has 51 members who pay $15.00 per year in dues. The guild offers workshops as well as BOM,opportunity quilt, TLC quilts for victims of disasters/illness, monthly newsletter,guild library,and much more. email@example.com
Sandwich Club Quilt Guild We meet the 2nd Saturday of each month at the Senior Center in Hamilton, KS. We do not meet during June & August, but in July we have a work day.We have 25 members and they all reside in Greenwood County. We have programs given by our members and a project coordinator that does a challenge project, quick tips and other new ideas they have come upon. Contact Ann Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org
Heartland Quilt Network is an organization of guilds and professionals from the heartland area who meet annually to network. Dues are $15. Meetings are held each spring in Kansas City. For more information contact Nancy Wakefield at email@example.com.
Emma Creek Quilt Guild. We have about 80 members. Annual dues are $15 payable in May. Guests may attend two regular meetings before being required to join. We meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month (except December) at the Hesston Area Senior Center, 108 E. Randall in Hesston. We feature a variety of programs each month. Wendy Nugent firstname.lastname@example.org
Country Stitchers' Quilt Guild. We have 25 members who pay $24 a year in dues. We meet at 7:30 p.m on the first Monday of the month at United Methodist Church in Hillsboro. We have a block of the month and a quilt show every 2-3 years. Contact email@example.com for more information.
The Calico Gardens Quilt Guild meets the third Wednesday of every month (except December) at Quilting on the Square quilt shop (400 Pennsylvania) at 7:00 p.m. Visitors are welcome to attend two meetings before joining the guild. Dues are $20 a year payable in February. For more information contact Sheila at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunflower Quiters Guild. We have about 50 members and pay $15 a year in dues. We meet on the 4th Monday of each month (except December) at the St Joseph Catholic Church, 322 N. 6th, Humboldt. 10am till 3pm. We have a monthy block drawing, classes, lectures and a quilt show every 2 years. We have 2 lunchens a year. Contact: email@example.com for more information
Evening Star Quilt Guild. We have about 70 members who pay dues of $15 a year. We meet at 7pm on the fourth Monday of the month at the Delos V. Smith Sr. Center in Hutchinson. We have a number of activities which vary each year, including secret sisters, Border Bash, Sampler Surprise, Friendship Block Group, Challenge Project, projects to benefit charity and we will have a show in odd years. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Heart of Kansas Quilters Guild. We have about 90 members. We meet at 9:30 a.m. on the last Monday of the month at the Delos V. Smith Senior Center, 101 West First in Hutchinson. Dues are $20 per year. We have a quilt show every two or three years, a bus trip every other year, make community service quilts, have monthly programs, special workshops and speakers and enjoy a variety of group projects. Visitors are always welcome. For more information contact president Janet Shinkle at email@example.com
- Junction city
The Sunflower Quilters Guild meets at 6:30pm the 3rd Tuesday of each month Jan. thru Nov. at the Dorothy Bramlage Public Library. New members and visitors are always welcome. We host programs and classes for members and the public. For more information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or Christina at 785-761-2332.
Osa-Lane Stitchers we have about 30 members and we pay $2.00 a month. We meet at 6:30 on the second Tuesday of the month at the Lane United Med. Church. We do a block of the month and we have a quilt show in August during the Lane fair. WE also have a Tuesday day group that meets every Tuesday and they do a lot of hand quilting on their own projects Contact email@example.com for more information
Kawvalley quilters guild meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month, 9:30 a.m., and the Monday before the 3rd Tuesday at 7:00 p.m., at Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vermont. Guests are welcome. We have over 200 members and dues are $25 per year.
Sunflower Piecemakers. 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month 7pm. Lansing Community Center, 4H Rd and 7-Hiway. Dues: $25/yr. Contact person: Martha Stephenson at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Patchwork of Sisters Quilt Guild meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 7-9pm at the Leavenworth Riverfront Community Center. Dues are $25 per year which includes 12 mailed newsletters. Visit our WEB site for more information: email us at email@example.com ; or call 913-651-6510.
Needles & Friends Quilt Guild meet the the Activity Center at 7:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month with over 100 members from Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. Annual dues $20. Our programs are of interest to beginner and experienced quilters. We have workshops, block of the month, and show and share.
Konza Prairier Quilters Guild meets at 9 a.m. the 2nd Monday of each month at 2900 Kimball Ave. Please visit our website. Address is PO Box 271, Manhattan, KS 66505
'Country Quilt Divas'. We meet 2nd Monday each month at 7PM Memorial Presbyterian Church. We are charity oriented. We gave quilts to our local Quilts for Cops program, $1000 to our local hospital building und, Relay for Life and Quilts of Valor challenge. firstname.lastname@example.org
The McPherson Quilt Guild. We meet the second Monday of each month, except July and August,at 7:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1400 N. Main. Our 30 members enjoy monthly programs and guest speakers, BOM, mystery quilts. We donate quilts to the Resource Council for children, birth to three years. For more information contact us at P.O.Box 211, McPherson, 67460 or e-mail email@example.com .
- Medicine Lodge
Gyp Hills Quilt Guild. We have approximately 15 members who meet the third Thursday of each month (except July & August)at 2:00PM. We are currently bringing one 5" floral square for each member to each meeting, in the hopes of creating a beautiful Floral Garden Quilt. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Starlight Quilt Guild. We have 125 members who pay $25 a year in dues. We meet 7:00pm on the 4th Tuesday of the month Jan thru October, 3rd Tues in November at Countryside Christian Church at 6101 Nall, Mission, KS. We have a monthly program, library, show &tell, Project Linus quilts at every meeting, workshops,& field trips. We hold an annual show in October .
The Contented Heart Quilt Guild. For more information, e-mail BriteHopes@aol.com
The Olathe Quilter's Guild has monthly meetings which are meant to form friendships, share ideas and learn about subjects relating to quilting. We have block of the month, secret sister, yearly challenge, classes and a yearly opportunity quilt. We do a quilt show every two years. Meetings are held at 6:30 PM, at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, the second Tuesday of each month. Visit our website for more information.
Sunflower Piecemakers of Ottawa, Ks meets the third Monday of every month except December, at 7:00 pm at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 13th & Maple, Ottawa, Ks Dues are $15 per year, we currently have about 75 members. Our annual quilt show is held the weekend prior to Father's Day in June. For more information contact Sunflower Piecemakers, PO Box 822, Ottawa, Ks 66067or email email@example.com
Santa Fe Trail Quilters Guild, 913-582-4560.
- Overland Park
Blue Valley Quilters Guild. We have about 140 members, dues are $20. We meet on the first Tuesday of the month. Board meets at 8:30 am Coffee time for all is 9:00 am Meeting time is 9:30 am, programs begin at 10:30 at the Presbyterian Church of Stanley, 14895 Antioch Road, Overland Park KS. firstname.lastname@example.org
Mo-Kan Heart Quilters Guild. We are Kansas and Missouri quilters coming together to learn new and exciting quilt techniques. We have about 12 members. We meet at 3p.m. the third Saturday of each month at the Swope Park United Methodist Church in Kansas City, Missouri. We learn new quilting techniques, take trips, have special scrap fabric challenges and make at least one charity project a year. Founder and President Sherry Dicus of Overland Park. Contact Person- Yvette Morton at email@example.com for information on membership, shows, etc.
Owensboro Area Quilter's Guild. We meet at 9:30am on the first Thursday of each month at Crosspointe Baptist Church at 550 Worthington Road. We have a Workshop on the third Thursday of each month. We have a block of the month swap, 3" strip swap & a fat quarter drawing. Our quilt show is held every even year. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Sunflower Piecemakers, P.O. Box 822, Ottawa, KS. Meets the 3rd Monday of the month, 7:00 pm, Elliott Hall, First Baptist Church, 4th & Hickory, Ottawa. Approximately 60 members who pay dues of $15 per year. Annual quilt show 2nd weekend in June with miniature quilt auction. Guests are always welcome. For more information e-mail email@example.com or call 785-242-1922
Miami County Quilters' Guild Meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the Paola Cultural Center, Wea St, Paola, KS. Guests are welcome. The guild's purpose is to stimulate an interest in quilts, to promote and advance the art of quilt making and to conduct educational programs and services in the design and techniques of quilt making. We have workshops, block of the month, and show and tell. The Paola Drag and Brag quilt show is a popular event every 4th weekend in September.
Quilter's Guild of Parsons. Seventeen year old guild with approx. 60 members from Southeast Kansas area. We meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 P.M. at the Arvon Phillips Recreation Center. Dues are $12 per year. We make an Opportunity Quilt yearly to fund programs. We also donate Small Comforts quilts to the Sheriff's Department for use in emergency situations with children in county. We have a block of the month participation drawing, workshops (by both members & guests), trips and host a show every other year in even years.
Little Balkans Quilt Guild meets the 3rd Monday monthly. Approx. 100+ members. Monthly meetings include show & tell, program (local or national speaker), block of month drawing. Day & Night circles. Sponsor annual quilt show. For info e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or snail Little Balkans Quilt Guild, Inc., P. O. Box 1608, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Pratt Area Quilters Guild. We have 25 members who pay $12.00 a year in dues. We meet at 7:00pm on the third Monday of the month at the Pratt Senior Center. We provide baby quilts to the hospital to give away to new babies. We do a quilt show every other year.
- Rose Hill
Country Rose Quilt Guild. We meet at 7:00 pm on the third Tuesday of each month at the Rose Hill Senior Center. Our annual dues are $25. The business meeting is followed by show-n-tell and door prizes; other activities include charity quilts, road trips, retreats, guest speakers/instructors, and workshops. Guests are always welcome. For more information, check out our website or mail to PO Box 142, Rose Hill, KS 67133.
Silver Needles Quilt Guild, P.O. Box 1132, Salina, KS 67402. We meet the third Monday of each month from 7:00-9:00p.m. at the Presbyterian Manor of Salina, 2601 E. Crawford, Salina. Dues are $20.00 per year. The programs at our meetings vary from trunk shows to how-to-do-it workshops. Each year we do a Community Service project resulting in quilts which are donated to a local shelter. New members receive a Silver Needles lapel pin and a 3-ring binder. There is a monthly newsletter as well. Currently, we have @ 125 members. Contact QDeb@aol.com for more information.
- Scott City
Scott City Quilt Guild We have about 35 members who pay $12.00 a year in dues. We meet at 7pm the first Monday of each month at Scott County Library. We have a block of the month, charm square and door prize swap as well as a monthly lesson. We have a yearly fund raiser to allow us to give scholarships to our local youth. We also donate quilts to our local Health Department for newborns and to Patriot Guard for returning servicemen. Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Quilt Lovers Guild meets the 3rd Monday of each month, except for the month of August, at 7:30 PM at the Library in Seneca, 405 Main Street. Dues are $15 a year. We are a rural community and Quilters travel from miles around to attend meetings. Show and Tell each month is always fun. We have made and donated quilts for babies at local hospital, quilts for wounded soldiers returning home, Blue Star Banners and little dresses for Africa. Visitors always welcome. email@example.com
- Shawnee Mission
Starlight Quilters Guild. We have about 135 members who pay $25 a year in dues. We meet at 6:30PM on the 4th Tuesday of the month at the Countryside Christian Church, 6101 Nall, Mission, KS. We have monthly speaker, monthly drawings, fat quarter drawing, Linus Quilt, classes and trips, a quilt challenge, a quilt raffle as a money-raiser, treasure chest, Quilt Show in October, lending library, small quilt groups, group project and annual retreat. See our web site for more information. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- Smith Center
Prairie Treasures Quilt Guild - We have 20 members who meet at 7 pm on the fourth Wednesday of each month in the Srader Center Basement in Smith Center. Dues are $5. We do two special projects per year, host a quilt show during Old Settlers Day, have a booth at the Smith County Fair, and provide displays for the local libraries. email@example.com
- Solomon Valley
Solomon Valley Quilt Guild meets the third Thursday at the United Church in Downs, KS. We have 65 members that live in the Solomon Valley area. We do challenges, secret stitcher, community service projects besides our month
meetings. For $12 a year you attend all meetings and receive a monthly newsletter that includes area happenings, quilt tips, and a pattern. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Crossroad Quilt Guild We have about 40-50 members and we meet the 3rd Monday of every month. This year we are doing a round robin. We have a birthday FQ swap and do a lot of charity quilts every year. We do a show every other year. Some of our members meet twice a month for sew days. Contact: email@example.com for more information
Kansas Capitol Quilters Guild. The Kansas Capital Quilters Guild meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month. The meetings begin at 7:00PM at The Womans Club, 5221 SW West Drive Topeka, KS 66604. We have a program meeting every 2nd Tuesday. We always have show & tell at every meeting, block of the month opportunity, guild challenges and Grapevine small groups. Please join us at any of the meetings, we welcome new members. Please contact our President at firstname.lastname@example.org . Looking forward to seeing you at a meeting soon.
Country Quilters. We have over 100 members who pay $25 per year in dues. We met at 9:00 am the fourth Thursday of the month at the Seaman Congregational United Church of Christ in Topeka. We have a working meeting the second Tuesday at 10:00 in the Preston Hale room at Old Prairie Town also in Topeka. Contact: email@example.com
Stitches In Time Quilt Guild. We have about 40 members who pay $12 a year in dues. We meet at 9:00 a.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the Pioneer Electric Meeting Room on west Hwy 160. We have a lesson every other month with open sewing on the other months, trips, and a show at the local museum every other year. Contact Tammy Oliver at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Prairie Quilt Guild: With over 800 members there are a variety of programs to interest all level of quilters and those who love quilts. Meetings are on the second Tuesday of each month at the Downtown Senior Center, 200 S. Walnut at 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Members enjoy presentations made by local, area/state, and nationally known quilters and writers. Information about programs and other activities are found in our monthly newsletter. We have classes or workshops, retreats, secret sisters, block of the month patterns, small groups (known as Bees) bus trips, and all sorts of activities. We produce a bi-annual quilt show on the even-numbered years. On odd number years, we make challenge quilts which are displayed at the Wichita Lawn and Garden Show. Annual dues are $25.00. PQG is a member of the Wichita-Sedgwick County Arts and Humanities Council, American Quilters Society, American Quilt Study Group, National Quilting Association and the Kansas Quilters' Organization. Further information may be found on our website
Walnut Valley Quilters Guild. Cowley County Walnut Valley Quilt Guild meets at 1pm & 6:30pm on the 2nd Monday of the month alternating between the 1st UMC in Arkansas City and E Free Church in Winfield. We have block of the month quilts, classes, charity projects such as donating quilts to the cancer centers. Go to our web site at email WVQG@live.com for more information.