HAVQG Meetings

All regular monthly meetings occur at 2:30 pm on the second Sunday of each month (unless otherwise stated on the schedule below) at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 867 North Pleasant St, Amherst, Mass.. All regular meetings include a short business meeting. Guests are always welcome and encouraged! Non-members may attend individual guild meetings for a fee of $5.00 per meeting.

Saturday Workshops: Locations vary; check your registration materials and look on this site under “Workshops”!

NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, the Guild President will decide by 9:00 a.m. of that morning whether or not to hold a meeting.  A cancellation will be announced on NEWS40 Storm Trackers WGGB-TV and on this website.

PROGRAM 2020-2021

We’re going to be creative during the Covid-19 shut-down and hold all of our regular HAVQG workshops and meetings/lectures online via ZOOM.

Virtually Amazing HAVQG 2020-2021 Calendar
Presenting some new local quilting voices, plus introducing NE quilters and their techniques, and inviting discussion about who we are, what we value and what we want to create.


Sun Mar 14, 2021 Lecture: Kathy Ford “Adding Wood to the Fire, A Quiltmaker’s Way”. Local Author, Architect and Quilter.
Sun April 18, 2021 Lecture: Judy Griggs of Threadworks: Quilt Restoration-from start to finish. Local artist’s approach to selection of a vintage piece, repair techniques, fabric replacement choices, quilting design decisions, and finishing details.
Sat May 1, 2021 Workshop: Sue Pelland Presents “Leaves Galore”
Learn about Rotary Cut Applique in 3 easy steps.
Sun May 2, 2021 Lecture: Rotary Cut Applique/”Leaves Galore”
Sun June 13, 2021 Business Meeting/Show and Tell/Workshop Space

Brought to you by your Programs & Planning Committee: Yvonne Berman, Carolyn Kuras, Terrie Korpito, Debbie Leonard Lovejoy, Beth Russell-Smith
And your new Tech Team: Claire Pater, Michele Sedor, Dawn Tew