You are welcome to come to a meeting to "check us out".  If you would like to join, please contact our Membership Chair, Cathy Sagaser at catherinesagaser@gmail.com


Your membership dues can be mailed to: 

Manteca Quilters

PO Box 1558

​Manteca, CA  95336


Member dues for 2023-2024 is coming

now due.  You can turn in your dues at our meetings.  Or send it to our PO Box.

$40.00 for membership

$35.00 for age 62 & over

Additional cost for newsletter to be sent ​thru the mail.  This rate will be calculated once the post office has published new rate fees.


Meetings

Meeting Information:  Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of each month except for November and December.

Our General Meetings are held in the evening on the fourth (4th) Thursday of the month except for November and December. Our meeting schedule is as follows:

6:00 - Social time

6:30 - General meeting

7:00 - Program

8:00 - Break

8:10 - Business and show and tell

Manteca Quilters

 Upcoming quilt show     is March 4th & 5th

               2023

MEETINGS @

 Manteca Public Library

320 W. Center St.

Manteca, Ca  95336


About Us: 

Manteca Quilters is for everyone who loves quilts and the art of quilting. We have members of all ages and at all levels of quilting from beginner to the very experienced. Established in 1979, we have grown to over 140 members and are still growing!

Membership

Our Mission

1. To contribute to the knowledge of, and to promote the appreciation of fine quilts

2. To sponsor and support quilting activities, and to encourage quilt making and collecting

3. To increase the knowledge of quilting history, techniques, textiles, patterns, and needle arts

4. To promote the growth of quilt makers through educational meetings, travel and fellowship.

MEETINGS, GUEST SPEAKERS, TRUNK SHOWS & WORKSHOPS​​​ 



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 MEETINGS & CLASSES  

Manteca Public Library

320 W. Center St

Manteca, Ca  



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January 26, 2023:  Guest Speaker:  Jan Truscott

Jan will be sharing her beautiful handwork & quilts.

January 28, 2023:  Workshop:  Open Sew:  Bring your projects & gather with our Guild Members.

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February 23, 2023:  No Guest Speaker.

We will be focusing on wrapping up business for our Quilt Show the following weekend.

February 25, 2023:  Workshop:  Open Sew:  Great opportunity to finish your quilts for the show.


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March 23, 2023:  Program TBD 

March 25, 2023: Workshop:  Jenny K. Lyon

After 3, that's THREE years, we have worked thru Covid & schedules to  finally, excitedly, Joyfully, bring Jenny to our Club. 

Jenny will be teaching us "Fearless Free Motion Quilting" on our domestic sewing machines.


April 27, 2023:  Installation Dinner.  

No Program

April 29, 2023:  Workshop:  Vicki Aksland

Cathedral Window Flag (on your machine)



May 25, 2023:  Program / Guest:  TBD

May 27, 2023:  No Workshop/Holiday Weekend


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June 22, 2023:  Program / Guest:  TBD

June 24, 2023:  Hosted by Edie, Vicki & Lisa & Any Other Friend That Wants To Join Us in Demos.

Back To Basics Part 1:  Learning to use different quilting tools & techniques for successful quilt tops / Open Sew.

Everyone is welcome, regardless of skill level.  Bring your own project to work on or we will have philanthropy kits available to work on as well.   

Beginners, Vicki has generously volunteered to quilt your project & have it ready for Part 2; Wrapping It Up in August. 


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July 27, 2023: Program / Guest:  TBD

July 29, 2023: Workshop:  TBD



August 24, 2023: Program / Guest: TBD

August 26, 2023:  Workshop:  We're Back & Wrapping It Up / Open Sew

Come Join Edie, Vicki & Lisa as you trim your quilted top, make & sew binding and complete your project. 

Everyone is welcome to Open Sew.