Welcome to the Venice Area Quilters' Guild
If your family needs a Christmas Gift idea for you, why not suggest
the gift of
Escape? Day students are welcome. There are limited
openings in all classes, but not for long.
Holiday Dinner reservation deadline is December 4th.
Doors open at 5:30 PM and dinner is served at 6:30 PM
We will have the annual Teacup Auction following dinner.
Please bring handmade or homemade items only.
Proceeds from the Teacup Auction will go to the South County Food Bank.
Don’t forget to bring an unwrapped gift for Toys For Tots.
Our next evening Membership Meeting is January 25th at the Venice
Community Center. Doors open at 6:15 for socializing, visiting the
library, signing up for
classes and other
guild activities. It's our Member Stash Sale night so start
cleaning out your fabric and notions.
The Winner Circle meets on Saturday December 3rd from 10 to 1 at the Jacaranda
Library. Details and the schedule of dates are on our "Circle
are held on the 2nd Wednesdays of each month from 9-2 at the the
Venice Community Center. Our ongoing Community Service
project is to make nap quilts for every child entering the Head
Start program in south Sarasota County. The quilts were
delivered in August, but you can still turn in quilts at any informal
workshop. The Community Service committee is always looking
for donations of fabric suitable for childrens quilts - bright solids
and fun themes.
Are you looking to learn something new? Check out our Classes page
and sign up now to reserve your place. For more in depth classes,
check out our biennial retreat "Quilt Escape" offerings.
Our Treasurer points out that when you mail to the guild Post Office
Box, you can save a stamp by combining all of your mail (membership,
class enrollment or Quilt Escape) into one envelope. You can also
write one check for the total if you prefer.
Meetings, workshops and most classes are held at the
Venice Community Center
(click for Map)
326 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL 34285
To see the new schedule for the 2016 - 2017 year ,
To become a member, or to renew your membership,
download the form.
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