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Olathe Quilter's Guild

​PO Box 2651

Olathe, KS 66063

Welcome to Olathe Quilter’s Guild

Founded in 1980, the Olathe Quilter's Guild has monthly meetings that are focused on sharing the love and art of quilting, friendships and exposure to leading quilt artists.

(Posted 4:30 PM 5/10/2021)

From: Libby Corriston, OQG President

Dear Olathe Quilt Guild Members,

 

Mother Nature is not working well with us this week.  Much as we want to have an in-person meeting of the quilt guild, it will be probably be cold and rainy tomorrow evening.  The board and committee chairs have made the only practical decision – we will have our meeting on Zoom tomorrow night.  

 

The Zoom link for our Tuesday meeting is in the group email of May 10 sent at approximately 1:16 PM.

 

We are so lucky to still have our speaker, Barb Eikmeier, and so happy she has been willing to be flexible!   Please be sure to read your newsletter, to be up-to-date on everything we have going on.

 

A few changes must be made regarding the meeting, due to our change to online:

  • Please take pictures of your Show and Tell projects for May and send them to Melissa Toburen, by either text or e-mail.  Her contact info is in the latest membership roster you received with the newsletter on May 2nd.

  • Mary Ellen Winter has your pre-ordered festival tickets, t-shirts, and pins.  She would have brought them to distribute at the meeting.  Now, you should contact Mary Ellen to arrange a time to pick up your items at her house, or you may wait to pick up your purchases at our June meeting if you wish.  Our June guild meeting is about a week prior to the festival.  Mary Ellen’s contact info is in the membership roster.

  • Cheryl Lowrance has decided to put off the 2020 Challenge Quilt project showing until our hoped-for in-person meeting in June.  Contact Cheryl if you have any questions.

  • Here is the link to our Ways and Means possibilities for May, from Karen Genis.  You can go online to the guild Square site to make your purchases prior to tomorrow’s drawing at the meeting: https://olathe-quilters-guild.square.site/

 

We will try again in June for an in-person outdoor meeting, perhaps at the church. But I am looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow meeting on Zoom for our May meeting!  We are so lucky to have an alternative to cancelling our meeting completely!  If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me.  My contact info is also in the guild roster. ~Libby Corriston

Regarding Zoom meetings (when we can't meet in-person)

Guild meetings will be held using Zoom when circumstances merit.  

Zoom Tips and Tips for Joining Zoom (click to learn more!)

Members: If you invite guests to our meeting, please send the guest name(s) and email address(es) to Libby Corriston and Karen Genis, who will ensure the guest(s) receive Zoom info and be admitted to the session.

Website visitors/guests: If you have questions about our guild or would like to join one of our meetings as a guest, please contact us at this email address. We hope to meet you soon!

Information below tells about our normal activities, which are postponed at this time.

Olathe Quilter’s Guild meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at

    

    Olathe Christian Church

    1115 S Ridgeview Rd in Olathe

(just a few blocks north of 151st and Ridgeview)

 

Reminder: If the Olathe School District calls off school due to the weather,

we will not have our guild meeting.
 

4:30pm Dinner  – see below
6:00pm Social Time
6:30pm Meeting Time

 

Dinner before the Meeting: 
If you would like to join us for dinner, we meet at the Panera on 20120 West 153rd St in Olathe. That’s near Home Depot at 153rd and 7 Highway/169 Highway. We meet at 4:30, but members trickle in as they get off of work, so join us for some quilting fellowship before the meeting.