Big happenings at the September meeting! Are you ready? Here’s the scoop!
Vote on amended By-Laws.
Please read our updated By-Laws and email any comments or corrections to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be ready to discuss them and vote to adopt them at the meeting.
- Added Requirements needed in order to prepare for joining the national Modern Quilt Guild such as…
- The Requirements to be exempt as an Organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
- Updated fiscal calendar to coincide with the national Modern Quilt Guild.
- Updated officer responsibilities and other general items to better reflect our vision.
We have one Nominee for Treasurer – Gael Boyd. Gael Boyd is currently actively involved with the Madison Knitters’ Guild as a board member and is a member of Madison Contemporary Fiber Artists. Most relevant to us, Gael founded a quilt guild in New Hampshire in 2004, applied for the 501c3 status and was the initial treasurer for the group! Awesome!
With these two puzzle pieces in place, we are finally ready to commit to joining the Modern Quilt Guild in January! (We can finally stop talking about it and do it!) To do so, we will be handing out membership forms and collecting $25 annual dues to be paid November 2013.
By joining the (national) Modern Quilt Guild we will enjoy…
2014 New Meeting Location – Once we’re officially a membership orientated group we can no longer utilize free library meeting rooms. Stitchers Crossing has graciously offered their space, once monthly on Thursdays!! How much would you love to meet while being surrounded with beautiful modern fabrics and notions? We will work towards finalizing our 2014 meeting space and dates by the September meeting
Fun Stuff We will be looking for volunteers for our 2013 November/December Quilt Show.
Also, in addition to our regular show and tell we have…