Circle News

Our guild of 350+ members includes many mini-groups or as we call them “Circles”. Circles are formed based on friendships, common interests or even geography. Our 2016-2017 Circle Coordinator is Jean Drever.
Looking to join a Circle?
Looking to form a new Circle?
Does your Circle need members?
If the answer to any of these is yes, contact Jean at circles@vaqg.org or call 941-378-0975.

The Winner Circle will be meeting at the Jacaranda Library on Jacaranda Blvd. from 10-2pm in the Meeting Room (turn right inside the doors). We will have a sign posted. All members who are not in an established circle- this one group is for you (any and all members are welcome too).  Come and see what it is all about and meet quilters who are new and seasoned to the guild. Very informative and full of good people!

Winner Circle Meeting Dates at Jacaranda Library:
Saturday, December 3 (10 to 1:00)
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Thursday, April 6, 2017
All times are from 10 until 2pm (unless noted).
Happy Quilting
Jean Drever, Circle Coordinator
Sue Hamilton, Non-Circle Representative

 

The Seamripper Circle's summer 2016 project was to make tee-shirt dresses to donate to Pathways
Africa. The dresses are given to girls in various schools and orphanages throughout Africa.

 

 

 

Our Winner Circle meeting on Oct. 21, was attended by new and seasoned members. Here is Margaret LoBianco with a quilt madeOct 21 2015 for one of her dearest friends who has passed.  The quilt name is Friendship Star Quilt.

Friends are like stars,
You don’t always see them
But you always know they are
There!!!

The Winner Circle Motto is "We are here to inspire each other!!!"

In addition to our guild sponsored projects, the members of our Circles do many good deeds.
Some of these are: