Community Projects

“Volunteers are always welcome to join us.

Community Projects are an opportunity for Guild members to give something back to the community. Members and friends of the Brampton Quilters’ Guild make dozens of items for donation each year. Kits are available to members at each General Meeting and Sewing Days. Members may also choose to make items for donation from their own stash based on the Size Guidelines below.

Size Guidelines

DONATIONS

The Brampton Quilters’ Guild donates the following:

Gift bags for Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton and Interim Place
Cuddle Quilts for the children of Interim Place and the Salvation Army – Honeychurch
Family Life Resource Centre
Lap Quilts for nursing home residents
Memory Quilts for the perinatal bereavement ward of the William Osler Health Centre – Brampton Civic Hospital
Pet mats for the Brampton Animal Shelter
Placemats for Brampton Meals on Wheels
Instructors to Conduct Pet Mat workshops in the High Schools

A small committee organizes these projects and with the participation of the membership succeeds in donating hundreds of items per year.

Sewing Days

2017/18 Sewing Days

Saturday, September 30, 2017 “Back to Sewing Days”
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 “Buzzed”
Saturday, January 20, 2018 “Get Your Curve On!”
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 “Not Your Grandmother’s Typical….”
Saturday, March 17, 2018 “It’s Your Lucky Day”
Tuesday, April  17, 2018 “Derailed”

Visit our Flickr page to see photos of Community Projects
At the Quilt Show
At a sewing day

 

More Sewing Day News …

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