Special Events

Special Events Karen Kay Buckley
Will be teaching on Tuesday, September 12, 2006.
Dont miss this opportunity to visit and take her Vegetable Garden wall quilt class. Learn Karens methods for machine piecing, satin stitching, and mock hand appliqué on the machine.

10AM-4PM Fee: $65.00 (includes pattern)

Quilt Pink
July 12th is the Kickoff for Quilt Pink at the Country Quiltworks. There are 3 sewing sessions available during the day: 10AM- 1PM, 1PM-4PM (mother and young sewer teams) and 6-9PM.

Country Quiltworks is delighted to support Quilt Pink a very special creative event sponsored by Better Homes and Gardens American Patchwork and Quilting (APQ)
magazine for Sept 30, 2006, a fitting day to kickoff the Breast Cancer Awareness Month of October. Quilt Pink is also a fund drive to benefit breast cancer research and the Susan G. Komen (SK) Foundation.

UPDATE:
We are now accepting quilt blocks, preferably 12 ½ square unfinished in predominantly pink colors. We have free block patterns as well as free quilt patterns that you can use, if you wish. We now have fabric kits with a block pattern included.

We are also having a Quilt Pink Preview Day on Wednesday, July 12, 2006. Read the details on the front cover of this newsletter.

Sign up sheets are now available for July 12th and September 30th. Also, if you would like to help make the quilt tops and finish the quilts, let us know.

The Quilt Pink website is LIVE.

Roomy Quilt Pink Totes as well as Rubber Bracelets and Cloisonne Lapel Pins are now available at the shop. Show your support for the fight against breast cancer by using these products

To See The Quilt Pink Quilts Click Here

Receive a 15% discount
when you show us your admission band or ID

Pennsylvania national Quilt Extravaganaz XIII
September 7-10, 2006, Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg, PA

Valid at the shop on show Dates ONLY

Special Events at a Glance
Sept 11-17 – Fall Harvest Show
Sept 12 – Karen Kay Buckley
Sept 30 – Quilt Pink
Oct 1-31 – Fall Challenge
Oct 25 – Reach To Recovery
Nov 10-13 – Shop Hop
Dec 2-3 – Quilt Show and Sale
Dec 15/16 – Sat Samper Reunion

Quilt Show & Sale
Take a break from you holiday preparations and see a unque quilt show on December 2-3. All quilts will be for sale so you can even shop for gifts while enjoying the quilts!

Holiday Shopping

Wish list- Fill your wish list with new notions, new books, software, ect that you would like to receive for the holidays.
We’ll have the Wish List forms available in October, you can fill yours out and we can keep them at the shop. Then, all you have to do is tell your loved ones to ask us what to get for you.

Remember: Gift-Wrapping service is FREE in December!!!

Men’s Night Out – Husbands and fahters are especially welcomeon Thursday evenings in December (7,14, or 21st) for holiday shopping. We’ll help you choose and even wrap your gift!

The Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza XIII that would normally take place every fall at the Fort Washington Expo has moved to the Expo Hall of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg this year. The great news is that Country Quiltworks will be running buses to the Harrisburg location on Thursday, September 7th and Saturday, September 9th. Each day, the bus leaves Country Quiltworks by 7:15AM and will arrive at the quilt show around 9:30 AM. Return to the shop will be around 8 PM after a dinner break at a restaurant along the way. The $45 fee includes admission to the show. Bring extra funds for lunch and dinner.

UPDATE: Some seats are still available on the Saturday bus with Sally Malley as your tour director. Reserve your seat today!

Parking at shop for the bus trip will be over near the pine trees at the far end of the parking lot. Please car pool to the shop if possible.

REACH TO RECOVERY Fall 2006 Sewing Day
The next sewing day is on Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 10AM-9PM. Volunteers and friends are welcome. Sewing knowledge is not required. Donations of 12 finished size quilt blocks and fabrics are very much appreciated. To volunteer or for more information, contact us. The Reach To Recovery program, is sponsored by American Cancer Society to benefit women personally affected with breast cancer.

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