Reminder: Business Meeting and Brown Bag Exchange are postponed until Monday, September 9th.
The September Business Meeting will be September 9th, 7 pm
, and we are meeting at Old St. Matthew's Church
, corner of Alder Street and 4th Avenue. In addition to the business meeting and and Brown Bag Exchange, we will be cleaning the space in preparation for the Vintage Textile Display for Deutschesfet. So..... Bring, dust mops, dust rags, endust, 409 and more dust rags
Brown Bag Exchange: bring your bags September 9th to exchange for the next bag. Hopefully you have your block done and in the bag, but if not, come prepared to clean the toilets, just kidding. But do bring your bag so the next person in line is not delayed.
Following cleaning, our President Lise O. will conduct as brief a business meeting as possible, so PLEASE get any agenda items to her by noon September 9th.
The sign-up sheet for work schedule during Fest will be at this meeting, so check your calendars for times you can fill a slot.
THEN: Monday, September 16th, 7 pm, we will hang the display quilts and textiles and set up the treadle sewing machines. We are so excited to have a display of a dozen or more treadle machines, and a demontration or two throughout the weekend of how they work.
Ticket Books for our 2020 Raffle Quilt, Carolina Lily, will be available to check out at the September 8th meeting.
Annual Retreat at Palouse Divide Lodge, October 27th - 31st. Please get your deposits in to Charlene K. as soon as possible so we can give Shirley a head count. Total cost $300 for all 4 days. A deposit of $50 made out to The Odessa Quilt Club holds your spot with the remainder due by October 25th. We have many readers of this news letter who may like to join us, we are open to attendees from other groups. Contact Laura at 509-982-2908. Please leave a message if you get the answering machine.
Stay tuned for updates on the Charisma Horton Workshop scheduled for Friday, November 8th. This event is also open to non-guild members. Contact Laura at the above number.