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State bird: Cardinal
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|West Virginia Quilters, Inc. West Virginia Quilters, Inc. is a statewide organization of quilting enthusiasts. Website includes: calendar, gallery, quilt guild list, WV quilt shops and a listing of WV teachers, certified quilt judges and appraisers.|
|MAPMQG *Mid-Atlantic Professional Machine Quilters Guild) is a professional machine quilters guild that meets in members homes on the third Saturday of the odd months (Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov) to educate, encourage, and network with other professional machine quilters. Members are from DE, MD, NJ, PA, VA, and WV.|
- Berkeley Springs, Morgan County.
Delectable Mountains Quilt Guild. We have 42 members who pay $10 per year in dues. We meet at 10am on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month from Sept thru June at the Seventh Day Adventist Church on Rt.522, Berkeley Springs. For our members we have a Block of the Month, a Mystery Quilt and special workshops after each meeting. For the community our projects include Charity Quilts, Annual Quilt Show at the Ice House, Annual Yard Square Quilt Auction and Annual Morgan County Fair Quilt Room. Can't participate during the weekday? We have opened our guild to Internet members: minutes of meetings sent via email; pictures of projects shared online; hands-on advice and help arranged for evenings or weekends. Contact Delectablequilts@aol.com for more information.
The Crafty Quilters. We have about 20 members who pay $6.00 a year. We meet at 10:00am on the 2nd Saturday of the month at the Craft Memorial Library on Commerce St in Bluefield WV. We have a block of the month and have classes 2 times a year. Members of the guild work with another guild to put on a yearly quilt show. firstname.lastname@example.org
Millennium Quilt Guild. We have about 50 members who pay $12 per year in dues. We meet at 6:30PM on the fourth Monday of each mont at the Maplewood Retirement Home in Bridgeport. We have block of the month, door prizes, classes etc. We have a quilt show each year in the month of July. Contact Tana Hall at Quiltnas@aol.com for more information
Log Cabin Quilters' Guild in Elkins WV has about 55 members who pay $15 a year in dues. We meet at 7:00p.m. on the first Thursday of each month at the Elkins Regional Convalescent Center. We have a business meeting which is followed by a "Show and Tell" and a short program. We have a Block of the Month, a Christmas Block Exchange, a Challenge Project, and we make and donate "Luvies" to local charities. If you live close to Elkins, please come and visit!
The Mountain Heritage Quilters Guild is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote quilting and to encourage learning, understanding, and appreciation of the art of quilting. The Guild meets the 2nd Friday of each month at 6:30 p.m.; YWCA located on 2019 Pleasant Valley Road, Fairmont, WV 26554. Guild annual dues are $12.00; YWCA annual dues is $12.00. email@example.com
Crazy Quilters meet on the second Thursday of each month at the Senior Center at 6:00 p.m. $5.00 to join, $2.00 per meeting dues. Projects and newsletters, block of the month, lots of fun! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Thimbles and Threads Quilt Guild meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Baptist Church in Glenville. Membership is $3.00 and $2.00 per meeting. Annual Quilt Show at Folk Festival each year. Quilts for Kids given away. Projects and newsletters. Contact email@example.com or Doris Norman at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Creative Quilters. We have about 100 members who pay $20 a year dues. We meet at 6:30 on the second Monday of the month at Fifth Avenue Baptist Church. We have a quilt in the Saturday following the meeting, a block of the month, a fall retreat, take bus trips and have national teachers. Contact email@example.com for more info.
Quilt Lover's Guild meet at the Main Street Church of Christ, 2582 Main St., Hurricane, WV, on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 10 AM. Come visit as a guest. Dues are $10 a year. Nancy Thomas 304 437-2613 or Quiltbud@gmail.com
Kanawha Valley Quilters Guild. We have over 50 members who pay $15 a year in dues. The guild meets every Monday at the South Charleston Library. CPSWING@aol.com
Country roads quilt guild. Our 70 members pay $12 dues. We meet at 6:30 pm, the second Thursday of each month, usually at Mountaineer Mall. We have educational or just fun programs and show and tell each month. We have some weekend workshops to work on Project Linus quilts, or to learn new techniques. We have a quilt show each fall. Visit our website or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Sew Happy Quilters of St. Margaret Mary Church. We have no dues, officers or bylaws. We meet every Wednesday except Holy Week, Thanksgiving, Christmas. All needle artists are welcome. We share quilting and needlework information and fellowship. We make charity quilts as well as work on own projects. We take "road tips" to quilt shops and fabric stores. Contact email@example.com.
- Pt Pleasant
Quilts and Things Too. We have about 12 members who pay $10 a year in dues. We meet the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm at the Extension Office at the Courthouse Annex building in Point Pleasant. This is the evening group for working women and we have a light meal during out meetings and are finished by 6:30pm in order to get home to our families or other activities. There is a morning guild named Quilts and Things that we are a branch of. We have been in existence for 4 years. Each month a member presents a program for the members Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Braxton County, Gassaway/Sutton West Virginia - Crazy Quilters meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at the Braxton County Memorial Hospital in the Multipurpose room. Members by $5.00 for their lifetime membership and $2.00 for each meeting attended. Contact Tresha Cottrill at 304-364-2321 or Cathy Sowa at email@example.com for more information.
Fort Henry Piecemakers. Meetings on the 2nd Thursday of each month at Edgwood Lutheran Church 1154 National Rd. Business meeting is followed by show & tell from all members followed by a program which varies monthly. Day Quilters meet monthly at varying locations - members work on individual projects. Member NQA. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org