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 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.


*NEW* Christmas Brunch - Our annual Christmas Brunch will be Saturday, December 12th, at the Bowling Green Country Club, on Fairview Avenue in BG. Brunch will be served at 10:00 am, followed by a short business meeting.  Details to be provided.

Work Days, 2015

*NEW* September 19, Saturday, 9-4 BG Community Center


*NEW* Black Swamp Quilt Retreat - October 22 - 25, 2015 "Quilters Have Purse-onality". See "Retreat" for more information.


*NEW*  May 13, 2016 The ‘Singing Quilter’ has been contracted to perform for the Friday, May 13, 2016 meeting. Cathy Miller is the Singing Quilter and will be coming to us from Victoria, BC.  Cathy Miller will entertain us with stores, singing and quilts.  A room for classes for the event has been reserved at the BG Rec Center on Saturday, May 14.  Class size is limited.  Monies for classes will be collected in advance. See the website to find out more about the speaker. 

Black Swamp Quilt Retreat, 2016 - Information TBA.

Other Quilt Related Meetings, Programs & Events


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

*NEW*  July 24-25, 2015: The Kaleidoscope Quilt Show 2015 will be July 24 and 25, 2015 at the Exhibition Center at Tam-O-Shanter in Sylvania, OH. There are a variety of classes being presented. Tickets for the raffle quilt are being sold with the money raised going to Good Grief, an organization that provides counseling to children whose relatives are in Hospice. Quilt and class registration is now open. Go to for more information.

August 6 - Thursday, 12 - 9 PM, Quilt Day, Wood County Fair

If you know of additional 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.