General Meeting Minutes
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
The meeting was called to order at 7:30 pm by President Carol McRae.
Carol welcomed 53 guests, which included 4 new members to the meeting.
Our guest speaker for this meeting was Toni Major. She spoke to us about her journey through many mediums in the arts until it ended using fabric, creating many beautiful art quilts. The program was enjoyed by all with many questions as to how she achieved the effects on her creations.
Treasurer Theresa Bell presented the treasurer’s report stating our income and expenditures for the past month.
Moved by Theresa Bell and seconded by Gloria Meyer to accept the financial report as given. Carried
Vice President Heather Murray presented the Vice Presidents Challenge for 2022-2023. A View through the Attic Window is the subject that is to be addressed in this years challenge.
The winner of the 50/50 draw this evening was Pat Andres.
Giving Back Chairperson, Gloria Meyer reminded the membership of the collections for Raft and Meals on Wheels place mats and Cozies that will be collected at the November meeting.
Gloria announced that there will be a meeting/sew day at Kathryn Karr’s on Saturday November 12, 10 am till 3 pm for Community Quilts.
Program Chairperson, Pat Andres reviewed the speakers for our November General Meeting, Fran Inglis and JanuaryGeneral Meeting, a shop hop. All members were encouraged to sign up for the workshops that are being offered the day following the General meetings on line, if they were no able to registered at the General Meeting.
The membership was encourage to visit the web site by President Carol who is also our Publicity Chairperson. The site is ever changing with an abridged report on the General meetings.
Loonie Draw winners for this evening were Heather Murray, Carol Wylde and Joan Chaissen.
Our show and tell this evening was comprised of 8 quilts that capped off our evening wonderfully.
Meeting adjourned at 8:30 pm.