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Volunteers Needed

It should come as no surprise to anyone that our guild is operational because volunteers have stepped up. And it should also be no surprise that I am going to ask you again to put your hand in the air and respond to my annual appeal for volunteers to serve on the board. Now accepting…

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…

Door Prizes Via Zoom Meetings

Our new way of “drawing” for door prizes is based on the Zoom participant list. Once you log in on Zoom for the meeting, please make sure that your first and last name appear on the participant list.  If your participant name shows up as iPad or a nickname or even just a first name,…

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,…