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The Enchanted Quilters Guild meets the first Thursday of each month at the Christian Church at 1300 Hawaii, Alamogordo, NM. Dues are $25.00 annually. Our mailing address is P.O. Box 1127, Alamogordo, NM 88310. For more information contact Barbara Barraza at 575-585-3225.
New Mexico Quilters' Association. Meets 4th Monday each month, alternating day and night meetings, at UNM Continuing Education Building, University and Indian School. New members and guests welcome. Dues $25/year, forms available at local quilt shops and online. Show and tell, block of month, guest speakers, special interest groups, yearly raffle quilt. Biennial show in odd-numbered years.
NM Long Arm Quilters. We have about 35 members and no dues. We meet at 10am on the second Saturday of the month at Bob's Sew-n-Vac West. You don't need a long arm machine to join. Contact NM_longarm_quilters@yahoogroups.com.
Albuquerque Modern Quilt Guild. Meets 6:30 to 8:30 pm on first Thursday of each month at Hip Stitch, 7001 San Antonio NE. Guests welcome (one meeting free, $5 guest fee thereafter). Annual dues $20. Monthly challenges, swaps and programs; quilt raffles for charity; monthly "modern work groups." Contact Melissa Thompson Maher at email@example.com.
- Angel Fire.
Enchanted Angel Quilters & Needlecrafters. P.O. Box 1689, Angel Fire, NM 87710. Approx. 20 members, many visitors. We meet every Sunday from about 12:30pm to 5pm for stitching & socializing at Rags & Old Iron Quiltshop. We welcome all levels of quilters & all other needlecrafters. Guests always welcome. Guild meeting every 2nd Tue at 5:15pm at Rags & Old Iron. Yearly dues $15.- Quilt show & raffle in July; charity projects; demos; programs & helping each other improve our skills. Contact AngelFireQuilters@yahoo.com
Llano Estacado Quilt Guild We have about 35-40 active members who pay $7 a year.We meet the 4th Saturday (January-April-July-October) at Trinity Lutheran Church. We have a yearly Opportunity Quilt to benefit the Hartley House for Domestic Violence Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
San Juan Quilters guild meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Morning-10:00am Evening-6:30pm. We meet at the Farmington Civic Center 200 W. Arrington, Farmington, NM. Dues are $30.00 a year, Children's Auxiliary Membership is $5.00 a year. SJQG has a variety of speakers, trunk shows and classes. Quilt Show is held early in October every year. SJQG PO Box 5541, Farmington, NM 87499
- Grant County.
Southwest New Mexico Quilt Guild. With a membership of around 30, we meet at 9:30am on the first Tuesday of each month in the national Guard Armory in Santa Clara. Dues are $12 per year. We have a library for the use of members, show and tell at every meeting and demonstrations or classes at most meetings. We sponsor a quilt show in conjunction with the Silver City Museum every two or three years. Interested persons can call 537-2390 for information.
Mt. Taylor Quilt Guild We meet at 10 a.m. on the 2nd Saturday of each month at the LDS Church, 1010 Bondad. We sponsor an open quilt show in odd-numbered years. Monthly meetings include Sew & Tell and demonstrations of patterns and techniques. Challenges and field trips are a part of our activities, as well as making quilts for various charitable causes. Yearly dues $25. email@example.com
Piecemakers Quilt Assoc. We have 40 members who pay $15 a year in dues. We meet at 6:30 pm on the second Thursday of every month at the Agnes Kastner Head Community Center in Hobbs. We provide 2 new patterns each year - one easier and one more challenging - as a benefit of due. We have fat quarter swaps, work days, workshops, a yearly raffle quilt to benefit charity. We support the local Festival of Quilts each year. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- Los Alamos
Los Alamos Piecemakers meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held alternately at the United Church of Los Alamos, 2525 Canyon Road, and White Rock Baptist Church, 80 La Paloma Drive. Membership is $20 and we currently have over 200 members.
- Las Cruces
Las Colcheras Quilt Guild. We are a diverse group of quilters who meet together to share our talents, knowledge, and friendship. We are located in the wonderful Mesilla Valley of the Rio Grande. Las Colcheras Quilt Guild General Meetings are held on the second Monday of every month at 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church. Occasionally a change is required to accommodate a national speaker's schedule. Please check the Events Calendar of our website for the latest meeting information. General Meetings are open and we encourage Guild members to bring guests.
Willow Springs Quilt Guild. We have about 20 members who pay $10 a year in dues. We meet at 5:30pm to eat and 6pm for the meeting. We meet at the First Presbyterian Church the first wednesday of each month. We have a block raffle, notions drawing, and program. We make fire quilts, a raffle quilt to raise funds for our scholarship fund and for other charities. Contact: email@example.com for more information.
- Rio Rancho
High Desert Quilters of New Mexico. We have about 30 members and no dues. During the school year, we meet at 6:30pm on the third Tuesday of the month in the Teachers' Lounge of Lincoln Middle School in Rio Rancho. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Pecos valley quilters We meet every Wednesday at the Roswell Adult Center at 807 North Missouri Ave. The first Wednesday of every month is our business meeting beginning at 10am. Our dues are $20 per year. Visit our website for more information. email@example.com
- Santa Fe
Northern New Mexico Quilters Guild. We meet on the fourth Monday of each month, alternating between day and night meetings. We have meetings, classes, skill-building workshops, fat quarter lotteries, and several mini-groups. We have a quilt show in even-numbered years. Please visit our website for more information.
- Silver City
The SouthWest New Mexico Quilters Guild has a membership of 50. Dues are $12/year. Meetings are 9:30, 1st Tuesday of each month, National Guard Armory, Hwy 180 E in Santa Clara. Show & Tell and demos or classes at most meetings, with a 2-day workshop each year given by a nationally or regionally known quilter. Quilt show in conjunction with the Silver City Museum every 2 or 3 years. firstname.lastname@example.org
Taos High Country Quilt/Needle-Craft Guild meets the second Monday night of each month @ 6:30 pm. at the Talpa Community Center Sewing Room on HWY 518. Dues are $12 per year. We have a fat quarter lottery each month, a sewing technique demo., refreshments, and much more. Open to all genders who love to work with fabric, 18 years and older. email@example.com
- Truth or Consequences
Winter Quilters of Sierra County. We have about 30 members and pay no dues. We meet at the Civic Center in T or C at 9:00 a.m. every Wednesday with show and tell at 1 p.m. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (This is an updated and corrected listing for Sierra Quilters listing.)
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