Diary Dates 2014 and Beyond

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2014 CRAFT CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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COROWA QUILTERS BIENNIAL QUILT IN
When: Saturday, 17th May, 2014
Where: St Mary's School, Federation Drive, Corowa
Time: 10am - 3.30pm
Enquiries: Anne Bilston: (02) 60329699. Jenny Hovard: (02) 60333900
Various trade tables will be in attendance.
A quilt will be raffled and money raised will be in aid of Breast Cancer Research

 RIVIERA QUILTERS INC BIENNIAL QUILT SHOW
When: 17th & 18th May 2014
Where: Bairnsdale West Primary School Hall,Cnr Wallace and McKean Streets, West Bairnsdale. Vicroads Map 688 F7
Time: 10am - 4pm each day
Guest Speaker: Robyn Falloon who will also be conducting workshops on the Saturday.
Guest Group: Fusion Fibre Art Network will be showcasing their work.
Quilt Raffle, Light lunch, morning and afternoon tea will be available.
Entry Fee: $5.00

AUTUMN GATHERING - GEELONG PATCHWORK AND QUILTERS GUILD INC
When: 17th May 2014
Where: South Barwon Civic Centre, 2 Colac Road, Belmont
Guest Speakers:
  • Helen Godden - Award winning free motion machine quilter
  • Janet O'Dell - Convenor of Quilt Study Group Victoria

SUNBURY STITCHERS & QUILTERS BIENNIAL SHOW
Theme:
" Old Days, New Ways"
When: Sat 14 & Sun 15 June, 2014
Where: Sunbury Memorial Hall, Stawell Street, Sunbury
Time: Sat 9am - 4pm; Sun 10am - 3pm
Entry: $7.00 Concession: $5.00
Enquiries: Judy Van Dyck 54283186 or Lyn Peucker 54283502


SUNRAYSIA PATCHWORK FRIENDS INC 2014 QUILT EXHIBITION
When: Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th June 2014
Where: Masonic Centre, 15th Street, Irymple. Vicroads Ref: Map 537 S5
Time: 10am - 5pm daily
Entry: $5.00 adults/$2.00 Children
A great display of quilts and handcrafts. Light refreshments available. Traders stalls. Members trade table. Quilt Raffle.
Contact: Ann-Maree Hunt (03) 50256364 or Chris 0429122402


ALEXANDRA QUILTERS INC ANNUAL EXHIBITION Including Quilters within Murrindindi
When: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th June, 2014
Where: Alexandra Town Hall, Grant Street
Times: Saturday 7th - 12noon - 4pm; Sunday 8th - 10am - 4pm
Entry: $2.00. Children under 14 free
Community Quilt Raffle. Proceeds to local charities
Handmade articles for sale
Anniversary Challenge: '30 years of stitching pearls'
For further information contact: Nancy 0438505049 Email: alexandraquilters@gmail.com


ESSENDON QUILTERS INC MEMBERS QUILT EXHIBITION - Stitching our Stories
When: Friday 4th July to Sunday 6th July 2014
Where: Sports and Performance Centre, Moonee Ponds Primary School, Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds. Melway 29 A6
Time: 10am - 4pm daily
Entry: $5.00. Children under 16 free
Members' Challenge - Sweet Dreams - Doll Quilts
For further information contact: Janet McInnes: 0407201292 Email: mcinnesjanette@gmail.com

WINTER GATHERING AND AGM
When: 9th August 2014
Where: Box Hill Town Hall, Lower Meeting Hall, Whitehorse Road, Box Hill.
Guest Speakers:
  • Corliss Searcey - Threadbear Castlemaine
  • Brenda Gael Smith - Contemporary Textile Artist. Brenda will be speaking on Copyright issues as it relates to quilts
SPRING GATHERING - RICH RIVER QUILTERS AND FRIENDS INC
When: 25th October 2014
Venue: Moama Anglican Grammar School, 2 Kirchhofer Road, Moama.
Guest Speaker: Lorraine Trewick, General Interest Chairwoman. Elmore Field Day's Ag Art Wear Competition
Web Link: http://www.mmg.com.au/localnews/country-news/elmore-ag-art-inspiring-1.59818