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.
Black Swamp Guild Work Day - 9 AM, to 4PM March 15, 2014, Bowling Green Commmunity Center. Bring your own lunch, or plan to order out. Donation fabric and batting will be available for charity quilts.
Black Swamp Quilt Retreat at the "Our Lady of The Pines" center in Fremont, OH, October 24 - 26, 2014. Information TBA.
Black Swamp Quilt Retreat at the "Our Lady of The Pines" center in Fremont, OH, September 25 - 27, 2015. Information TBA.
Black Swamp Quilt Retreat at the "Our Lady of The Pines" center in Fremont, OH, October 21 - 23, 2016. Information TBA.
Other Quilt Related Meetings, Programs & Events
>January 17-19. Sauder Village Quilter’s Winter Retreat, $130 per person, must pre-register. 800-590-9755.
>February 15-March 26. Quilt 2014. Lake Metroparks Farmpark, 8800 Euclid-Chardon Rd., Kirtland, OH.
>February 19-22. Heart of Ohio Shop Hop – 5 shops.
>March 12-15. AQS Quilt Week, Lancaster, PA, Lancaster County Convention Center. Class registration now open.
NEW!>March 20 - 22, OH-MI shop hop. Passports $5, Bus Trip from Quilt Foundry $65 419-893-5703. Shops include Quilt Foundry, Material Girls, The Quilt Patch, Sew What!, Sonflower Quilts, Threads of Tradition at Sauder Village, and Ann Arbor Sewing Center.
NEW! >March 20th Gathering of Quilters, at Holland Free Methodist Church, 6605 Angola Rd, Holland. Speaker Kathy
Schmidt, From Tradition to Rule Breaker. Doors open at 6:15, meeting at 7 p.m. $10 for non-members.
>April 3-5. International Quilt Festival, Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm St, Cincinnati.
>April 3-5. Original Sewing & Quilt Festival, I-X Center, 6200 Riverside Dr, Cleveland.
NEW!>April 26 - Bowling Green Art Walk. There will be a quilt exhibit, Contact Connie Miller at Busy Thimble for information and to vounteer: firstname.lastname@example.org
>April 29-May 4. 38th Annual Sauder Village Quilt Show, Sauder Village, 22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH.
> May 2. Miami Valley Quilters Guild Show. Greene County Fairgrounds, 120 Fairgrounds Road, Xenia, OH
> May 8-10. South Lebanon School House Quilt Show, South Lebanon Community Center, 10 N High Street, South Lebanon, OH
>June 26-28. NQA 45th Annual Quilt Show, "Take a Walk in My Garden," Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N High St., Columbus, OH
>September 11-13. 13th Annual Amish Country Quilt Show, Buckeye Event Center, 624 Henry St., Dalton, OH
>Sepember 19-20. 39th Annual Needlework Show, Toledo-Lucas County Library, Sanger Branch, 3030 W. Central Avenue, Toledo, OH
The newsletter has the most up-to-date information about quilt related events. Please select 'newsletter' from the list at the top of this page.
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 @ gmail.com (remove the spaces before and after the @ ) and it will forwarded to the newsletter editor.