Welcome to the Venice Area Quilters' Guild Website

 

Happy Thanksgiving to all.
Our Holiday Dinner will take place on December 6, 2017 (one week earlier than usual).  Doors open at 5:00 and dinner buffet will be served promptly at 6:00.  Don't forget to bring a handmade or homemade qift for the Teacup Auction, an unwrapped "Toy for Tots" and money to purchase auction tickets.  We typically raise over $1200 at the auction for the South County Food Pantry.

Regular guild meetings resume January 24, 2018.

Informal Workshops are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 9-2 at the Venice Community Center.  There is no December informal workshop.  Visit the Informal Workshops page to see the schedule of activities.  Come and work on your own projects or Boutique items!

Our ongoing Community Service project  is to make nap quilts for every child entering the Head Start program in south Sarasota County.  The quilts were delivered in August, but you can still turn in quilts at our guild meetings.   The Community Service committee is always looking for donations of fabric suitable for childrens quilts - bright solids and fun themes.

Are you looking to learn something new?  Check out our 2017-2018 new classes on the Classes page and sign up now to reserve your place. 

Our Treasurer points out that when you mail to the guild Post Office Box, you can save a stamp by combining all of your mail (membership, class enrollment or Quilt Escape) into one envelope.  You can also write one check for the total if you prefer.

Meetings, workshops and most classes are held at the
 Venice Community Center (click for Map)
326 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL 34285

To see the new schedule for the 2017 - 2018 guild year , CLICK HERE

To become a member, or to renew your membership, click here to download the form.

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