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Rivers Bend Quilters 2021-May Newsletter

April 2021 Meeting News:

We met for our 1st meeting April 12th at the American Legion, Brady's Bend.

May 10th 7pm meeting will be held at the American Legion in Brady's Bend.

We will return to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church 7pm for our meetings on June7th, July 5th, Aug 2nd, Sept 13th, Oct 4th, Nov 1st, & Dec 6th.

Membership  17 Members & 3 guests in attendance.  Welcome to new members, Debbie Brennan, Sheila Hillwig, & Lorraine.

Treasurers Report our balance in April to be $2400.97.
It was decided to forgo dues for members from 2020, only those joining in 2021 will pay $20 dues. Our balance is reflective of us not using the money from last year dues & funds raised.

Bus Trip Sue reports our balance of $250 deposit is hopefully still with & will be honored by the new owners of the bus company.  We will discuss when to schedule the bus trip.

Quilts of Valor for Vietnam Veterans is our focus for the year.  We have about 12 quilts available now, and 5 pillowcases. So more quilts & pillowcases are needed. Pam will order more backing & batting.  More labels will be needed.

Block Lotto House blocks were won by Elaine.
Shirley presented a new block lotto that will be due for the June meeting.  Patterns will be available for those not in attendance at the May meeting.

Fat Quarter drawing was won by Brenda
May's fat quarter color is light to medium green.

2020 UFO Challenge prize drawing will be held in June.

May's meeting will have sign ups for a variety of offices, committees. Please consider volunteering for the openings.

My husband identified a problem with Armstrong that affected the ability of newsletters getting to zoom addresses from my website.  I was not getting them either. So, note my new email address this is sent from. I hope this will now get through to everyone!


May Your Bobbin Always Be Full!

Happy and abundant stitching!!