Joining the Guild
Anyone over the age of 16 with an interest in the art of quilting is welcome to
become a member of the Chelmsford Quilters' Guild. All levels of quilters are
welcomebeginning, intermediate, and advanced, as well as those who have
never made a quilt, but collect or admire them. (Juniors, ages 6 - 16, may
join the guild if they are sponsored by an adult member.)
Joining the guild is easycome to a meeting, fill out a Membership Form
(which you can print and fill out in advance),
and pay your dues.
Dues are $20 per year (Annual memberships expire September 30th of each year), $10 for juniors ages 6-16.
We would love to have you join us!
Benefits of Membership
- Monthly Guild MeetingsEnjoy speakers,
demonstrations, show and tell, social time, raffles, and more.
- Access to Guild ActivitiesParticipate in
Block of the Month,
Workshops, Comfort Quilts, our Quilt
Show, and more. (Please see the Activities section
links to current activities.)
- NewsletterReceive a monthly newsletter
listing guild activities and other items of interest.
- Opportunities to Show and Exhibit your QuiltsWe have Show and Tell at
non-speaker meetings. Every other year we have a public Quilt
Show of members' quilts.
- Camaraderie of fellow quiltersMeet new friends at guild meetings and
events. Attend quilt-related activities with
other guild members.
- Quilting adviceHave a question about quilting? There's usually another
member who can offer some help!
- Yahoo! GroupThe guild has a Yahoo group for
CQG members only to discuss quilting, area resources, local events and,
in general, talk among guild members about topics of interest to us all. In the files and photos sections of the Yahoo! group you can find pdfs of older newsletters and Jeff's fabulous photos of our meetings and events.
- FacebookThe guild has a presence on
CQG members to discuss connect and find out the lastest information.
- Discounted Membership to The New England Quilt
MuseumIn addition, on designated days, guild members receive free
- Discounts at some quilting and fabric storesJust ask and show your
Guests and visitors are welcome at all of our meetings. Fees are $5 on nights
when we have a speaker; $3 on non-speaker nights. If you would like to check us
out as a guest, your guest fee will be credited
toward membership if you decide to join that night.
Questions about joining the guild? Please
send us an email.