Events Calendar

The Vallejo Piecemakers meets at the Florence Douglas Senior Center (333 Amador Street, Vallejo, CA 94590) at generally at 10am on the first and third Saturdays of each month. Doors open at 9am.


UPCOMING EVENTS

*Demos/Workshops subject to change

April 15, 2017 – Third Saturday
** Virginia’s Beginning Applique Class has been canceled **
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

May 6, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Ann will demo June’s Block of the Month at 9:30am before the general meeting.
– Turn in your “Flight of Swallows” Block of the Month. Patterns can be downloaded from the Downloads page.
– Fat Quarter: Blues.
– Toni’s Tuffet Class – Part 1 of 2 ($25 plus cost of materials)
– Drawing for the 2017 Opportunity Quilt Tickets. Please turn in tickets.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

May 20, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Toni’s Tuffet Class – Part 2 of 2
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

June 3, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Cake Stand” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Bright colors
– UFO Challenge #1 due
– Mary’s Seminole Piecing demonstration after the general meeting.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

June 17, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Shop Hop/Bus Trip (Cost $35)
– Bus leaves at 9:30am sharp. Please meet at the Senior Center before then.
– Bring your own lunch to eat between shop stops.
– There will be NO OPEN SEW at the Senior Center on this day.

July 1, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Mini Bow Ties” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: 30’s & 40’s fabrics
– Wendy’s Red, White and Blue Table Runner demonstration after the general meeting.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

July 15, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Toni and Cyndy’s Scrap Buster “Hip to Be Square” Class ($15)
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

August 5, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Lindy’s Plane” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Masculine fabrics
– UFO Challenge #TBD due
– UFO Help after the general meeting.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

August 19, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Colleen Grainger’s Class ($35): Colleen’s website. She may also sell items.
* A reminder that during a visiting teacher’s class, the center is only open for the class members *

September 2, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Album Variation” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Bright polka dots
– Trudy’s Shortcut Quilt Projects after the general meeting.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

September 15-16, 2017
– All Nighter.

September 16, 2017 – Third Saturday
– All Nighter continues.
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

October 7, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Log Cabin” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Browns, light & dark
– UFO Challenge #TBD due
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

October 21, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Mary’s Bog Coat Class – ($15).
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

November 4, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Bear Tracks” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Plaids/ checks
– Michelle’s Brown Bag Project after the general meeting.
– Open Sew after the general meeting. Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

November 18, 2017 – Third Saturday
– Joan’s Purse Class ($15)
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

December 2, 2017 – General Membership Meeting
– Turn in your “Saw Tooth Star” Block of the Month.
– Fat Quarter: Christmas prints
– UFO Challenge #TBD due
– Christmas Party Luncheon!!!
– Bring full sized grooming items for the women at the Christian Help Center. Shampoo, deodorant, moisture cream, shaving items and even ladies panties are very welcome.
– Thinking about finding the perfectly fabulous yard of fabric, wrapped in some clever packaging & a lovely dish for the potluck, to share.

December 21, 2017 – NO MEETING


ONGOING EVENTS

The Wednesday Ladies meet every Wednesday morning at the Senior Center to sew, tie, and bind quilts for the community. Read more on the Community Outreach page.


PAST EVENTS

Past Events are archived to the Past Events page.