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.

See our events page for details on speakers and special events. 

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. Virtual meetings will be for members only at this time. 

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
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: Table Runner Discussion and Recipes to Share
Table Runner Swap
Quilty Challenge - Food blocks
Quitly Quarantine Bingo
Show and Share

Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings. 

Sunday August 9, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Presentation by Sue Till on behalf of Days for Girls
Quilty Challenge - Mini Design Board 
Show and Share
Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings. 

Sunday September 13, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Virtual Tours of Sewing Members' Rooms
Quilty Challenge - "Back to School" - Quilt block using crayons 
Show and Share
Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings. 

Sunday October 11, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Happy 10th Anniversary BMQG!
Program: 
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Sylvia Schaefer
Show and Share
Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings.  

Sunday November 8, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program: 
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Blair Stocker
Show and Share
Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings.  

Sunday December 13, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Program:
Guest Speaker and Trunk Show - Mary Fons
Quilty Challenge: Handmade Ornaments 
Fat quarter Swap
Show and Share
Location: Virtual via zoom. 
See members-only page for links for virtual meetings.  

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