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

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

January 5, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
– We will have a Quilt of Valor presentation
– Library inventory: bring in your library books.
– Remember to bring your dues ($30) if you haven’t paid it yet.
– Fat Quarters: Red, White and Pink fabrics… Think Valentine’s Day.
– Block of the Month: Turn in your favorite 12.5″ Quilter’s Choice Block made of Blue and White fabric… Wendy will also demonstrate the January block of the month (for February) after the meeting. Bring your sewing machine and sewing supplies to practice the pattern with some Red, White and Blue fabrics. We can then donate these Red, White and Blue block to the Quilt of Valor project.
– “Summer Trellis” Opportunity Quilt: Members who received packets to sew should turn in finished blocks to Lani M.
– Hospitality: Bring in your favorite dish for cold weather for our luncheon potluck.
– Bunco Fundraiser: Turn in finished Bunco Party Tote Bags to Virginia so they can be passed out to members to fill them with goodies. If you plan to fill them, please make a list of items you put in yours and include it in the bag. The complete bag with items is due February 2nd. 2019.
– Wednesday Ladies: turn in any completed quilt tops. Also help out tie sandwiched baby quilts
– Bee Happy Sew-along: A Bee Happy get together to see everyone’s progress.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Northern California Quilt Council
– Pleasant Hill Community Center, 320 Civic Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523, USA
– 10am to 12noon

January 19, 2019 – Third Saturday
“Getting Back to Basics” class (Free for members): Topics include getting your quilt ready for longarm, perfect piecing without pressing, binding and more…
More info to come…
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

February 2, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
– Bunco Fundraiser: Turn in finished Bunco Party Tote Bags to Virginia so they can be passed out to members to fill them with goodies. If you plan to fill them, please make a list of items you put in yours and include it in the bag. The complete Bunco Party Tote Bags with items is due February 2nd. 2019.
More info to come…

February 16, 2019 – Third Saturday
BABY RELAY!!! Doors open at 9am. Pre-cut fabric kits will be provided. No tedious cutting, just sew, sew, sew. You only need a little bit of piecing experience and a machine to join in… and if you can’t sew, you can help cut and iron. Please come help with our outreach projects. Food will be provided, but feel free to bring something to share.
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

March 2, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

March 16, 2019 – Third Saturday
“Pezzi di Fiori” class with Cindy and Toni
More info to come…
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.
Happy National Quilting Day!!!

April 6, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

April 20, 2019 – Third Saturday
BUNCO FUNDRAISER!!!
– Tickets are $20 in advance / $25 at the door
– Prize quilts for Most Buncos, Most Wins, and Most Loses.
– Melissa Stuart will coordinate door prizes and Virginia Romero will be co-chairing raffle baskets.
** There will be no open sewing this third Saturday **

May 4, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…
– Rose’s Fundraiser Sale – More info to come.

May 18, 2019 – Third Saturday
– Dave’s Featherweight Maintenance/Hands-on Workshop ($25)
– 5 hour workshop on the maintenance of the Featherweights.
– Each person in the class will bring her/his Featherweight to the ‘hands on’ workshop.
– You can also bring your non-Featherweight for Dave to take and service. Base fee is $85. Your service sewing machine will be return at the June 1st meeting.
– Open Sew: Feel free to bring your projects to work on.

June 1, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

June 15, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

Thursday, June 27 to Sunday, June 30, 2019
SOLANO COUNTY FAIR
– Solano County Fairground
– 10am to 6pm each day ???

July 6, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

July 20, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

August 3, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

August 17, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

September 7, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

September 21, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

October 5, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

October 19, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

November 2, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
More info to come…

November 16, 2019 – Third Saturday
More info to come…

December 7, 2019 – General Membership Meeting
Christmas Party Luncheon!!!
More info to come…

December 21, 2019 – 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.