Current Year Programs

When we meet in person, we meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month, except December, at the Christ Lutheran Church at 311 N. Hershey Dr. in Normal, ILCurrently we are meeting via ZOOM until we determine that it is safe to meet again in person. Contact information can be found at the bottom of this page!

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 $36.50 is available that includes the Paypal fee.



September 22
Zoom – Unlocking the Joy in Scraps with Jill Fisher

October 27
Zoom – Temperature Quilts with Kathy Cook       

November 24
Zoom – Modern Triangle Trunk show – Rebecca Bryan

December 22
Zoom – Holiday Social and pincushion swap reveal – Member signup

January 26
Zoom – Peter Byrne presents “Behind the Seams” trunk show – guest signup

February 23 – Favorites from QuiltCon and Kona Color Challenge Announced

March 23Laura Loewen – Quilt Photography in your Pocket – guest signup

April 27 – Charles Cameron- Color!  An Engineer’s Guide
to Color Placement in your Quilt
guest signup

May 22 – 23All Star Virtual Sampler Platter 2 pm – 5 pm CST for ALL guild members

May 25 – 2021 Kona Challenge Mini Quilts due

June 22Maria Shell presents TBA- guest signup

July 27 – TBA

August 24– Election of Officers for 2021-2022 and Heather Black presents TBA – guest signup


November 21
Modern Triangle workshop with Rebecca Bryan

May 15 – 16 – Peter Byrne Cityscape workshop – signup

June 26Maria Shell Blow it Up workshop – – signup

Special Events

December 22
Holiday Party and Pincushion swap via Zoom – Member signup

January 22
Quiltfolk Magazine Photo Session – Member signup

April – Quiltfolk Issue #18 – IL becomes available with BNMQG articles

May 22 – 23All Star Virtual Sampler Platter 2 pm – 5 pm CST for ALL guild members

June 12 – 2021 Kona Challenge Quilt Show – Lytle Park, Mattoon, IL


By email:

By snail mail:  

PO Box 154, Normal, IL  61761

Let’s create modern quilts

October 2020 Meeting
Join BNMQG for $36.50