The Nishna Botna Valley Quilt Guild met at the Walnut library on June 21 st . We missed Charmayne and
Kristina. Betty Morris opened the meeting and the minutes from May were read and approved. Sally
–motion; Roxie – seconded.
Shelly gave the Treasurer’s report. Our balance as of June 21 st was $782.76. Shelly is still working on
getting our name on the checking account to reflect the correct name of the guild. Elaine – motion;
Fran – seconded. All approved the treasurer’s report.
Roxie’s report on our charity quilt project. She brought batting cut to size for some lap quilts and for
some patriotic quilts, plus more tops and backings. We have some patriotic quilts that are finished and
others need bindings. We discussed what the label should say and decided on the following:
Thank you for your service. Nishna Botna Valley Quilters Guild - 2016
Sharon brought up that Family, Inc. in Avoca is in need of little girl’s clothing items - especially sizes 3
and 4. After some discussion Sharon made a motion to take $50.00 from the treasurer account and
purchase clothing for that age. Betty seconded. Motion carried. Betty and Elaine will shop at
Outfitters in Avoca for the clothing and take it to Family, Inc.
Show and Tell time proved that everyone had been busy with their machines humming.
Shirley J. - Patriotic Quilt for a friend who is a Veteran
Elaine S. - Patriotic Quilt made for an Army Veteran
Sharon L. - Friendship Quilt from her mother’s Extension Club
Fran D. - Penguin Quilt (CUAQ project) and and Exchange Block Quilt
Sally D. - Pillowcase for her grandson and a Table Centerpiece Candle Ring
Betty M. - Tote Bag
Shelly S. - Table Runner from the Guild block exchange and a Baby quilt
Happy Birthday to Elaine S.
NEXT MONTH -
Sally will give a program on how to make a pillowcase
Fran will give a program about coping strips
Roxie will have refreshments
BRiNG: 3 5 inch squares of a child’s or baby print
Fran won CLR. Yeah Fran!!!
See you on July 19 th !
Sharon Guffey-Lewis, Sec.