2023 Meeting Dates
Sept 8, Oct 13, Nov 3, Dec 1
Port Coquitlam Community Centre
Mabbett Hall North.
2150 Wilson Ave, Port Coquitlam
Access underground parking from Mary Hill Road.
Upon entrance to parking make an immediate left. Continue to front row which is designated handicap parking. Second row and more is regular parking. Take the first elevator you see to first floor. Once off the elevator take an immediate left. Look slightly left and across the main foyer. That’s our room -North Mabbett Room.
Parking is free right now and ignore maximum parking limit. It’s not regulated for now.
For those wanting to be dropped off at main entrance there is a one way drop off entering from Mary Hill road and exiting on to Wilson Avenue towards the front of the building. There is no place to wait for someone at main entrance.
Once through the main doors turn left and proceed down the main foyer to our meeting room, North Mabbett Room, will be on your right.
The evening usually proceeds as follows:
6:30 – 7:00 Check-in at table near entrance and pick up an agenda for the meeting if you have not gotten one by email
If you choose: buy 50-50 tickets; turn in “Block of the Month”; turn in “Fat Quarter”; pick up supplies for charity quilt or turn in completed charity quilt; purchase “Project Kits” — all before the meeting.
7:00 – 9:00 Meeting: The first half is to discuss business of the guild and any announcements of upcoming quilting events etc. 50-50/Block of the Month/Fat 1/4s/Attendance Draw
Show and Tell: Members bring in projects and stand up at the front of the assembly and show their quilting projects. Pictures are taken and posted on the we bsite. These pictures are available as prints for a nominal charge.
Program: A different activity is planned for each meeting. Examples include: a guest speaker showing different projects; or small work sessions where members or guests demonstrate a particular technique or quilting tool.
If we have to cancel a meeting because of bad weather, it will be on the website or our facebook page around 5 pm. If in doubt, call one of the executive.