Meetings

All meetings are 2-5 pm on the third Sunday of the month, unless otherwise noted.

Meeting location (unless otherwise noted):

Rush Oak Park Hospital
Centennial Room
520 S. Maple Ave
Oak Park, IL 60304

Meetings almost always include time for show and tell, so please bring your latest creation!

2020 Event Schedule:

  • * Saturday, February 15: Workshop with Shruti Dandekar, 10:00-4:00, location TBA
  • Sunday, February 16: Lecture and Trunk Show with Shruti Dandekar
  • Sunday, March 22: 10th Anniversary Party at Pilgrim Church, Oak Park The Chicago MQG will not meet in March, and we are working to reschedule our 10th anniversary party.
  • Thursday, April 2-Sunday, April 5: Spring Retreat, Sienna Center, Wisconsin
  • » Sunday, April 19: Quilt Olympics II ++Virtual meeting via Zoom.++
  • Sunday, May 17: Hand Sewing Tips (Needles and Thimbles) with Sarah Evans ++Virtual meeting via Zoom.++
  • Sunday, June 14: Sew-In, 10:00-4:00 (NEW DATE!) ++Virtual meeting via Zoom.++
  • » Sunday, July 19: Hand Quilting Demos ++Virtual meeting via Zoom.++
  • Sunday, August 16: TBD
  • * Saturday, September 19**: Carole Lyles Shaw "Stash Jazz Quilt — Stash Buster Improv Fun" virtual workshop, 9:30am-3:30pm
  • Sunday, September 20**: Lecture and Trunk Show with Carole Lyles Shaw ++Virtual meeting via Zoom.++
  • » Sunday, October 18: Quilt Photography
  • Sunday, November 15: Holiday Swap Demos
  • * Friday, November 20-Monday, November 23: Fall Retreat, Sienna Center, Wisconsin
  • Sunday, December 13: Annual Potluck and Holiday Gift Swap

**Note: Giucy Giuce workshop and lecture postponed to September 2021

* Event requires pre-registration via Lottery Procedure
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