2020 Meetings

Are you interested in modern quilting? We'd love to meet you! We welcome guests at our regular meetings (except where noted). At your second meeting, we ask that you join the Guild. For more information, please see the Membership page.
NOTE: Meeting location is not a mailing address. Click here for our mailing address.

Our meetings are typically held on the second Sunday of each month, at a rotating Baltimore County library location. However, due to the library closures and safety of our members, we will be temporarily meeting online via Zoom until further notice. See members only page for links to virtual meetings.

Sunday, January 12, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Opening of the 10 Year Anniversary of the BMQG
Throwback Challenge: One Little Word Quilt. 
Demos: How to put words on quilts. 
Bingo Game
Show and Share
Location:  Arbutus Branch - Baltimore County Library - 855 Sulphur Spring Road in Arbutus

Sunday, February 9, 2020, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Program: 
Charity Sewing - Assembly Line Style to donate to "Comfort Cases". Theme is "Bright and Bold." This month we will be hosting a sewing day to whip up a bunch of quilt tops for charity. Instructions TBA. 
(no show and share this month)  
Location:  Catonsville Branch - Baltimore County Library - 1100 Frederick Rd in Catonsville

Sunday, March 8, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program:  
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Timna Tarr
(free for current BMQG members - $5 for guests)
One Little Word Challenge Quilts Reveal
Show and Share 
Location:  Arbutus Branch - Baltimore County Library - 855 Sulphur Spring Road in Arbutus

Sunday April 19, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
In person meeting is canceled due to Maryland Stay at Home Order
A virtual show and share will be held from 1:30-2:00 via Zoom for members only. Link will be posted on members only page and an email will go out to members the week of this meeting. 
(please note that this month, the meeting is scheduled on the third week of the month)
Program:
Throwback Challenge: Rainbow Charm Square Swap
Make and Take: Practice with Embroidery stitches (choose between a coaster or a needle book)
Show and Share
Location:  Arbutus Branch - Baltimore County Library - 855 Sulphur Spring Road in Arbutus

Saturday, May 9, 2020, 11 am to 1 pm
Program: BMQG Members Only Activity - see newsletter
Location: Arbutus Branch - Baltimore County Library - 855 Sulphur Spring Road in Arbutus
In person activity is canceled due to Maryland Stay at Home Order.
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings.  

Sunday June 14, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Heather Kojan
(free for current BMQG members - $5 for guests)
Post Card Swap Reveal
Show and Share
Location: Virtual Lecture and Show and Share via Zoom
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings. 
Members, email your "show and share" pictures to baltimoremqg@gmail.com by Friday, June 12th to be included in the show and share on zoom on June 14th following the lecture. 


Sunday July 12, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program:
Unpicnic
Make and Take: Mini Design Board 
Show and Share
Location: TBA

Sunday August 9, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Road Trip to Domesticity, SCRAP, and lunch
Location: Baltimore City Field Trip

Sunday September 13, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program:
Back to School - Organizing Your Sewing Space
Throwback Challenge: Half Square Triangle Lottery
Demos: Half Square Triangles
Make and Take: Using Crayons on Fabric 
Show and Share
Location: TBA

Sunday October 11, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Sylvia Schaefer
(free for current BMQG members - $5 for guests)
Show and Share
Location: TBA

Sunday November 8, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Happy 10th Anniversary BMQG!
Cake, drinks, photo share, and fun activities
Show and Share
Location: TBA

Sunday December 13, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program:
Holiday Party
Make and Take: Ornaments and Bookmarks
Show and Share
Location: TBA

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