TREASURERS REPORT; Kristyn; Current Bank Balance $676.74 PayPal $115.93
Membership update: 19 currently.
COMMUNITY OUT REACH REPORT: Veronica & Kristyn: Program winding down for summer the first or second week of June will be the last efforts until September .The Community Outreach initiative is looking for volunteers for September. Anyone interested please let Veronica or Kristyn know. If you have an abundance of basting pins or would like to donate this item it would be most appreciated.
MODERN QUILT GUILD REPORT: Michael Miller challenge is underway we have some members participating.
The Quilt Con Charity Challenge Quilt 2014 is currently hanging at HYGGELIGT in St Marys until we figure out what to do with it. Chantal has volunteered to head up this year’s 2016 challenge Improv with Intent, after the brainstorming at this meeting it will be a creative fun event.
EDUCATION & PROGRAMMING COMMITTEE: Thanks to Veronica for a fabulous job, we got into such great discussion Veronica was asked to continue at our next meeting a list of supplies will be in our June reminder.
GENERAL BUSINESS: The first executive meeting of our group was reviewed How to attract new members and increase awareness of our guild was discussed. We need to generate income not only from memberships .Selling advertising on our website will be instigated as well as blog space. We want to generate awareness of our existence among the many quilt and fabric shops in South Western Ontario. You will see some format changes in our meeting content and presentation.
We will be participating in “Doors Open “in September this year, however we are not getting involved in Western Fair or Argyle Days. Chantal is bringing in Cheryl Arkison to our area November 2015. There will be a fabulous weekend of instruction as well as a Thursday evening lecture. Stay posted! Also view the Hyggeligt Web Site this will be a great event.
A thank you to Chantal for a great door prize surprise for this meeting!