The Black Swamp Quilters Guild meets monthly, usually on the second Thursday of each month* at 7:00 pm at the Bowling Green Parks and Recreation 'Simpson' Building located at 1291 Conneaut St., Bowling Green, OH.  Doors open at 6:00 PM, meeting starts promptly at 7:00 PM, so come early for some social time!

Each meeting includes introductions, a business section,  updates on upcoming events; "show and tell"; and a short program. Programs range from "how-to's" to book reviews to special guest speakers.


Christmas Brunch - December 9, 2017 at Bowling Green Country Club.

Work Days, 2017

September 23, 2017. Bowling Green Community Center, 9 AM through 4 PM. Bring your sewing machine, your donation quilts or your personal projects and sew with others in the guild.  Fabric and batting for donation quilts will be available. Bring a lunch to order in from the center.

Vintage Fabric Raffle. July 13, 2017

Cindy Huffman has fabric that was donated from the 30’s that will be raffled off.

New! Guest Speaker Announced for May 2018:

Teacher/Speaker Debbie Grifka will be the special speaker next year.  She wrote the book “Lines by Designs” featuring clean lines and bold shapes. 


Other Quilt Related Meetings, Programs & Events


The newsletter has the most up-to-date information provided by its members about upcoming quilt related events.  Please select 'newsletter' from the list at the top of this page.

If you know of  quilt related events in the Bowling Green or Northwest Ohio area that you would like included  please email your request to bsqguild @ (remove the spaces before and after the @ ) and it will forwarded to the newsletter editor.


Pemberville Fair, August 16-19, 2017.

*NEW*  Raintree Quilters Guild’s upcoming Harvest of Quilts XII Quilt & Craft Show in Evansville, IN, on September 22nd & 23rd, 2017

As part of the Quilt & Craft Show this year, 2 new events will take place:

1. LIVE AUCTION on Saturday, Sept 23rd at 2PM for "Quilt For The Cure Block Challenge” finished quilts, framed items, and tote bags to benefit Susan G Komen Evansville Tri-State Affiliate.

2. SILENT AUCTION with online bidding at of over 20 art, quilts and high quality handmade items.  The Silent Auction bidding will start online and continue into the show on Sept 22 and 23. It’s easy to participate. Register as a guest or bidder now.

 A flyer is attached...

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at the following number:

Karen Hampton, Publicity Chairperson, Raintree Quilter’s Guild, Evansville, IN

(812) 424-8701 Work

(812) 963-9389.