Donate to Camp HeHoHa

The camp is so thankful for every gift made to Camp Health, Hope and Happiness, your contributions make a lasting difference in the lives of Albertans with disabilities. Camp He Ho Ha: Ways to Give website page Click to Donate

Private Facebook Page for Members

EDQG has a private Facebook group for members. It provides all members with a place to share projects, information about classes, websites, and other quilting related topics. You can ask questions and get advice from other members when you would like the input from other quilters. If you already have a Facebook account, enter EDQG…

Bring a Guest to a Meeting!

Did you know… As an EDQG member, you can bring a guest to the meeting for free once per year? Or, if over the year you wish another quilting friend to join our meeting, the cost is ten dollars? For now, all our guild meetings are held via Zoom. Just email membership@edqg.ca with the details such as…

Communications — Member Prizes

This guild year, the eligibility for prize draws has changed. What was once called a door prize is now called a member prize.  This means all members are eligible and do not need to be present to win! To determine the winners, a random number generator is used.   -Ethel Ray, Barbara Kitagawa, Audrey Round

Links and Resources

Links https://www.quiltsofvalour.ca/     The QuiltingHub Network promotes quilting worldwide. We help quilters find quilting resources. We guide our advertisers to success. The Quilters’ Travel Companion and our other websites help almost 2 million quilters find and post quilt shops, shows, guilds, museums, brands, services professionals, shows, sales, classes, articles, and more. Free to quilters.…

EDQG Guild Grant Program

The EDQG started a program in 1992 to support members to attend workshops and conferences. The program has evolved over the past 28 years and, for 2021, there are two grants available to members. The Continuing Education Grant is to assist members to attend a workshop or conference (and yes, it can be online) while…

A Thank you from Quilts of Valour-Canada

Quilts of Valour – Canada expresses their gratitude and a HUGE “Thank You” to the Edmonton and District Quilters’ Guild for their wonderful support of our QOVC™ 3rd Annual National Sew Day. With EDQG members hosting, Kathy Strawson and Susan Mooney at the ready, and with the use of the larger room space that EDQG…

“Zooming” for Your Bee Group

The EDQG holds a Zoom license that allows us to host our monthly meetings, our board meetings, workshops, sew days, and retreats. Committees use the license to hold meetings to plan the many activities that are being organized to help everyone continue to feel connected. It is also used by several “bee groups” including Stitching…

EDQG Online Square Store is Now Available!

Members now have the opportunity to pay for membership, workshops, and retreats online via the EDQG Online Square Store. https://edmonton-and-district-quilters-guild.square.site/ This is an expansion of the guild’s existing Square account that members were able to use at our in person meetings for payments.  This online store is similar to any you will have seen on…

EDQG Salutes it’s Advertisers

The EDQG is grateful to the many businesses that advertise in the members’ monthly newsletter. Their on-going support through door prize donations makes each monthly meeting special. During this difficult time, these businesses are striving to support the quilting community through a variety of creative means. If you need quilting supplies or long arm services,…