Wednesday, March 13, 2013

February 19 Meeting Minutes

Nishnabotna Valley Quilters Guild

Meeting Minutes

February 19, 2013
I.     Call to order
LeAnn  called to order the regular meeting of the Nishnabotna Valley Quilters Guild at 7 pm  on February 19, 2013 in the Walnut Public Library.
II.     Roll call
LeAnn conducted a roll call, Show–n-tell – oldest UFO. 8 of the 9 members present responded with UFO’s from a few months to 32 years old.  The oldest received a “chocolate reward”.
III.     Approval of minutes from last meeting
Vivian gave the treasures’ report with the bank balance of $916.09.
IV.     Open issues
a)     Collection of dues for 2013
b)     Personal challenges – some members added to their list.  They have until April to complete their list and until December to complete the challenge.
V.     New business
a)     Robin taught the new challenge block for the month – “Beacon Lights”. Every still uses the same challenge fabric. One member made 6 additional blocks this month for a larger quilt.
b)     The Sunbonnet Sue quilt has been hand quilted and ready for binding.   
c)     Program focused on Member Trunk Show – Grandma and Me
VI.     Up  Coming events:
a)      Demos are being present on National Quilt Day, March 16, at the Lincoln, NE Quilt Museum.
b)     Next meeting will be March 19 and LeAnn will be presenting ½ Square Triangles.
VII.     Adjournment
LeAnn adjourned the meeting at  8:15.