September 6, 2017
Program:    Welcome Back; Socialize; Show 'n' Tell "What I Did Over the Summer"                        
Show 'n' Tell:  Yes
Fat Quarter:    Celestial prints: think stars, planets, suns, moons!
Snacks:  Barbara Martinson, Kathy Connors, Lucille McCarthy, Irene Dwyer, Carol MacRae, Louise
Nazzaro, Linda Reppucci, Elfriede Gangemi
Hammersmith Quilters Guild
December 6, 2017
Program:          Holiday Potluck Supper and Yankee Swap: Bring a wrapped gift, value
between $10 and $20, if you would like to participate in the Yankee Swap.  The gift
does not have to be fabric but should be quilt- or sewing-related.
Show 'n' Tell:   
Fat Quarter:   Blue  
Food Pantry:
 Bring non-perishable food items to be donated to local food pantries!
January 3, 2018
Program:         Annual Auction       
Show 'n' Tell:  
Fat Quarter:   "Things That Move"
Snacks:  Merle Gordon, Jean Coughlin, Gretchen Berkowitch, Margie Berkowitch, Judy
Massakowski, Margarita Blyumkina, Janice Moore, Barbara Martinson (water)
March 7, 2018
Program:    Meeting Canceled due to Weather
April 4, 2018
Program:     Allison Wilbur (rescheduled from March): "Quilting as a Design Element"
Guest Fee for this meeting is $10.  
Show 'n' Tell:   
Fat Quarter:    Florals (held over from February)
Snacks:  Barbara Adler, Maureen Ward, Linda Anthony, Sally Nimblett, Evelyn Butler,
Maureen Matthews, Mary Ann Andree, Lyrel Gillette, Donna Cormier (water)
May 2, 2018  
Pam Weeks, curator of the New England Quilt Museum: "Busting the Myths:
The Truth about Quilt History"
Guest fee for this meeting is $10.
Show 'n' Tell:  
Fat Quarter:   Batiks
Snacks:  Lynda Galvin, Lesley Pew, Adrienne Nolan, Carole Prodanas, Rebecca
Mohammadi, Sheila Darcy, Kathy Boardman, Ellen Moore, Ann Kelly-Maguire, Donna
Cormier (water)
June 6, 2018
Program:          Ice Cream Social and Annual Member Survey       
Show 'n' Tell:  
Fat Quarter:    Juvenile prints
Snacks: ICE CREAM!!
November 1, 2017
Program:      Nancy Turbitt, Lecture and Trunk Show on her History as a Quilt Artist      
Note: Guest fee for this meeting is $10.00            
Show 'n' Tell:     No
Fat Quarter:      
Autumn Colors
Snacks:  Millie Becker, Betty Carr, Donna Lynn, Dottie Macomber, Rosie Graham, Gail Dwyer,
Maureen Maher, Donna Cormier (water), Gerry McCaul, Lauren Loughlin, Pam Moriarty
October 4, 2017
Program:       "What Remains: Wooden Quilt Sculptures" by Laura Petrovich-Cheney
Note: Guest fee for this meeting is $10.00    

Show 'n' Tell:   
Fat Quarter:     Yellow
Snacks:  Joyce Rodenhiser, Joan Fowler, Jeannie Bartolo, Jane Amato, Denise Moran, Ann
Ambrose, Lorraine DiMilla, Ruth Cameron, Heidi August, Donna Cormier (water on months she
February 7, 2018
Program:     Meeting Canceled due to Weather    
Come help stuff the holiday pillowcases for kids in need!  Saturday, November
25th at Blessed Sacrament Church in Saugus, 10:00 A.M.

If you would like to be an "elf" and help stuff the pillowcases, please contact Gretchen.
Ramada Inn and Conference Center, Saco, ME, Exit 36 Maine Turnpike (85
miles north of Saugus).  Optional third night on Thursday, March 22.
Thursday, November 2, 2017:  Workshop with Nancy Turbitt, "Fabric Markers & Pens:
Enhance & Design"-  This will be an all-day (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) workshop with participation
limited to 15 people.  A nonrefundable deposit of $20 is due at the October 4th guild meeting.  
Non-guild-members may also sign up if there are slots available after all interested guild
members have a chance to sign up.  (See the Contact Us page of this website if you are
interested in signing up.)  The final workshop fee will be determined once the number of
participants is known; Nancy's fee of $550 will be divided equally among all workshop
Saturday, January 25, 2018
Quilt Show Committee Meeting, 10:00-12:00 in the Community Room of the Saugus Public

If you are interested in being on the committee, chairing a subcommittee, or have some
ideas for the show, please attend this first meeting of the Quilt Show Committee.
July 11, 2018  (make-up meeting)
Mini workshops/demos: Janice Moore, applique; Rosie Graham, quilting
apps for your smart devices; Joyce Rodenhiser, quilted notecards or postcards; and
Sally Clapp, transfering photos to fabric.
Show 'n' Tell: Yes
Fat Quarter: Batiks
Snacks:  Gail Dwyer, Joyce Rodenhiser, Denise Moran, Janice Moore, Dottie
Macomber & Donna Cormier (water)
August 8, 2018 (make-up meeting)
"Ask the Experts"
Show 'n' Tell:  Yes
Fat Quarter:
Gail Dwyer, Lauren Loughlin, Sally Nimblett, Dottie Macomber, Barbara
Martinson & Donna Cormier (water)
Bus leaves Saugus Senior Center at 8:30 am and returns about 6:00 pm

$28 includes the bus, admission to the show, water, and fun!

As of July 7, there are still some spots available for either guild members or other
friends.  Contact Gail Dwyer ASAP to pay and save your spot!  617-846-6551