Area 3 Chapters

Area 3 Chapters in the beautiful state of Maine:

*Bog Hoot Quilters-Mechanic Falls area
*Chickadee Quilters-Bridgton Area
*Classic Quilters of Lewiston-Auburn Area
*Country Aire Quilters-Turner Area
*Country Square Quilters-North Jay/Wilton Area
*Cross Country Quilters-Bethel Area
*Grammy's Choice Quilters-Canton Area
*Ladies of the Lake Quilters-Peru/Rumford/Dixfield Area
*Lisbon Krazy Kwilters-Lisbon Area
*Pine Needle Quilters-Norway/South Paris Area
*Scraps and Patches Quilters-Poland Area
*Village Scrappers Quilters-Livermore Area

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Quilting Tip of the Week 3.19.15

Make yourself a fabric shopping kit-a small pad, mini-pen, small measuring tape and mini calculator. Place into a mini tin and carry in your purse or pocket.

PTQG Offices--Are YOU interested?

The following offices are up for election or reelection. Please submit your name and brief bio to Debby Kohler by May 10th for publication in the June "Patchwork Press". You can email Debby at if you have any questions.
Treasurer’s Duties:
  *Treasurer pays all bills, prepares reports for the three members meetings and interim reports for the Board.

*Is responsible for filing all reports to the IRS and State of Maine and our yearly tax return.
*The treasurer serves as Chairperson of Budget and Finance Committee.

*Must be computer proficient and have accounting skills.

Lori Dick, Our current Treasurer, is running for reelection.

First Vice President duties:

*1st VP serves as Chairperson to Guest Workshop Program Committee and reports to all three Members Meeting and Board Meetings.

*Needs to be self-motivated, write articles for the Patchwork Press regarding workshop details, and must be able to work effectively with others including committee members, General Board members, volunteers, as well as nationally known teachers.
Director 2’s duties:

*Is responsible for Door Prizes at Members Meetings as well as PTQG Workshop Certificates. Attends Board meetings and Members Meetings.
*Serves on the Nominating Committee.

Director 4 ‘s duties:

*Attends all Members Meetings and Board Meetings.

*Is responsible for the First Aid kit and keeping supplies current.

*Serves on the Nominating Committee.

Fabric and Craft Supply Fair April 11th

Yes, it's that time of year again for the annual fabric and craft supply fair in Auburn! The location is the High Street Congregational Church, 106 Pleasant St., Auburn, ME on April 11th from 9:00 am-1:30 pm.

Be sure to bring plenty of cash (dollar bills are always welcomed!) and totes to take your treasures home.

If you would like to donate craft items, call the church in the morning to ensure someone will be there at 207-784-1306.

Feel the need to purge? You can also rent a table for $20. Contact Paula Wing at 207-782-3751 or email her at

Monday, March 16, 2015

Upcoming Quilt Expos

MQX will be held April 8-11 in Manchester, NH

Orginial Sewing & Quilt Expo will be held April 16-18 in Worcester, MA