Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club © 2017

Join Us

Share your passion with a group that

has been sharing the art of quilting for

over 80 years.

Genesee   Valley   Quilt   Club   (GVQC)   offers   quilters   a   place   to learn, grow, and serve through their love of quilting. Monthly meetings offer: Activities:   block   of   the   month,   fat   quarter   drawing, Comfort Quilt, opportunity to sign up for workshops. A large lending library.  Show and Tell Program,   usually   with   a   special   speaker   who   shares quilting   wisdom,   tips,   a   trunk   show,   and/or   quilting inspiration.  Sometimes after meeting mini-workshops. The     club,     located     in     Rochester,     NY,     meets     monthly September    through    June    and    draws    members    from    the Finger   Lakes   region   and   even   as   far   away   as   Buffalo,   NY.     The   membership   represents   a   wide   range   of   quilting   skills from    beginner    to    advanced,    all    types    of    quilting    and interests,   including   traditional,   contemporary,   modern   and art,    both    hand    and    machine    quilting.        Because    of    the diversity   of   quilting   interests,   Show   and   Tell   and   the   parade of    Comfort    Quilts    (turned    in    for    donation)    are    always    a delight   and   an   inspiration.         Although   a   few   of   the   members   have   been   recognized   in   prestigious   juried national quilt shows, members enjoy learning and sharing their love of quilting together. GVQC   offers   an   opportunity   to   connect   with   member   quilters   through   an   active   (member   only)   Yahoo Group   and   to   keep   up   with   club   news   through   the   monthly   publication,   Patchword   newsletter.      GVQC has   a   long   tradition   of   serving   the   community,   including   making   and   donating   hundreds   of   quilts   a year through Love and Comfort Quilts  to area organizations to give to individuals and families in need. New   members   are   always   welcome.      If   you   are   not   sure   you   want   to   join,   come   for   a   visit.      We   would love to meet you.  More  about our meetings. Feel free to contact us  is you have any questions.
Meeting Date: October 12, 2017 Note      change      of      location      this month. Time: 9AM - 2PM Program:  9 AM -Doors Open (activities) Due to location change, no library this month. 11:30 AM- Lunch - bring your own brown bag lunch, coffee and tea provided.  No snacks this month. 12:00 Noon -  Progam: Bonnie Hunter, “Adventures with Leaders & Enders!” Location: The Clover Center for Arts & Spirituality 1101 Clover St, Rochester, NY Note - this is a different location this month only, click map below for directions. More meeting info.
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Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Click to join or renew membership in Genesee Valley Quilt Club $35 per year
GVQC honoring 15 past club presidents and the current club president June 2017
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition
Helping One Another Blend Art and Tradition Genesee Valley Quilt Club ©2017
Join Us Share your passion with a group that has been sharing the art of quilting for over 80 years. Genesee   Valley   Quilt   Club   (GVQC)   offers   quilters   a   place   to   learn, grow, and serve through their love of quilting. Monthly meetings offer: Activities:   block   of   the   month,   fat   quarter   drawing,   Comfort Quilt, opportunity to sign up for workshops. A large lending library.  Show and Tell Program,    usually    with    a    special    speaker    to    share    quilting wisdom, tips, a trunk show, and/or quilting inspiration.  Sometimes after meeting mini-workshops. The    club,    located    in    Rochester,    NY,    meets    monthly    September through   June   and   draws   members   from   the   Finger   Lakes   region   and even   as   far   away   as   Buffalo,   NY.      The   membership   represents   a wide   variety   of   quilting   skills   from   beginner   to   advanced,   all   types   of quilting   and   interests,   including   traditional,   contemporary,   modern and   art,   both   hand   and   machine   quilted.      Because   of   the   diversity of    quilting    interests,    Show    and    Tell    and    the    parade    of    Comfort Quilts    (turned    in    for    donation)    are    always    a    delight    and    an inspiration.         Although   a   few   of   the   members   have   been   recognized in   prestigious   juried   national   quilt   shows,   members   enjoy   learning and sharing their love of quilting together. GVQC    offers    an    opportunity    to    connect    with    member    quilters through   an   active   (member   only)   Yahoo   Group   and   to   keep   up   with club   news   through   the   monthly   publication,   Patchword.      GVQC   has a   long   tradition   of   serving   the   community,   including   making   and donating   about   350   quilts   a   year   through   Love   and   Comfort   Quilts to area organizations to give to individuals and families in need. New   members   are   always   welcome.      If   you   are   not   sure   you   want   to join, come for a visit.  We would love to meet you. Feel free to contact us  is you have any questions.
Meeting Date: October 12, 2017 Note change of location this month. Time: 9AM - 2PM Program:  9 AM -Doors Open (activities) Due to location change, no library this month. 11:30 AM- Lunch - bring your own brown bag lunch, coffee and tea provided.  No snacks this month. 12:00 Noon -  Progam: Bonnie Hunter, “Adventures with Leaders & Enders!” Location: The Clover Center for Arts & Spirituality 1101 Clover St, Rochester, NY Note - this is a different location this month only, click map below for directions. More meeting info.
Map Map
Genesee Valley Quilt Club, Inc. Founded January 1936
Click to join or renew membership in Genesee Valley Quilt Club $35 per year
GVQC honoring 15 past club presidents and the current club president June 2017