Current Year Programs

We meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month, except December. When we meet in person, it is at Christ Lutheran Church at 311 N. Hershey Dr. in Normal, ILFor 2022-23 we will meet in person and via zoom for September – October and March – August and zoom only for November – February. Contact information can be found at the bottom of this page! Purchase any guest tickets for lectures and all workshop tickets.

Each monthly meeting consists of announcements, guild activities and presentations, and show and tell. Visitors are welcome!  Your first meeting is free! Yearly dues are $35 if paid in person or by check. A PayPal option $37.00 is available that includes the Paypal fees.

2022 – 23


September 27

Dual – Erin Grogan via Zoom
Find Your Quilty Identity and Guild Information Tables
Guest Tickets

October 25

Dual – Stations to learn different techniques – best in person, handouts are available on the Member Page

November 29

Zoom – David Owen Hastings
Minimal Design, Maximum Impact
Guest Tickets

December 27

Zoom – Holiday Social and Pillow Cover swap reveal
Members ONLY Signup for the swap

January 24

Zoom – Carolina Oneto
The Power of Color Composition
Guest Tickets

February 28

Zoom – Elizabeth DeCroos
Pojagi – from Ancient Korea to Modern Canada
Guest Tickets

Modern Mystery Grand Prize Drawing

March 28

Dual – Sarah Ruiz
100 Days to Creative Bliss
Guest Tickets

Kona Mini Challenge Due
Share Modern Mystery Quilts in person

April 25

Dual-Panel Discussion – Block of the Months, Sew alongs, 100 Days projects, etc

May 23

Dual-Laurie Schierer
Bags, Bags, and More Bags

June 27

Social filled with fun and games

July 25

Dual – Christmas in July stations with projects

August 22

Dual – Linda Lambert
Collage Quilts
Election of Officers for 2023-24


October 8

Quilt Coat 101 Workshop Part 1 – Zoom Workshop With Erin Grogan

October 22

Quilt Coat 101 Workshop Part 2 – Zoom Workshop With Erin Grogan

December 3

Zoom – David Owen Hastings
Mini Mid-Mod Quilts
Workshop Tickets – Sold Out, waitlist is available

January 28

Zoom – Carolina Oneto
Curves and Transparencies
Workshop Tickets

June 10

In person – Vickie Alsene
2 Dyeing Workshops
Workshop Tickets

July 8

In person – Laurie Schierer
Bag Workshop
Workshop Tickets

September 9
In person – Linda Lambert
Collage Quilts
Workshop Tickets

Special Events

September 9-12 BNMQG Quilt Retreat

December 4 – Holiday Swap Partner Zoom

December 27 Holiday Social and Pillow Cover swap reveal
Members ONLY Signup for the swap

February 23- 26 QuiltCon in Atlanta

Sew Days

November 8 – Zoom

Zooms – 3rd Tuesday of the month with some exceptions – Check the BNMQG Calendar

March 18 – National Quilting Day – Sew day at the Church from 9 am – 3pm


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By snail mail:  

PO Box 154, Normal, IL  61761

Let’s create modern quilts

October 2020 Meeting
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