Category Archives: Shows and Events

11/11 our booth at Long Beach VA

We had a lovely day meeting Veterans, presenting quilts and getting requests for quilts! Guess I need to check the direction of photos before I post them…..lol. Afterwards we had a lovely dinner provided by Malarkey’s Grill.  Thanks for their … Continue reading

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VERY busy week 8-8 to 8-16

We started our week by doing 8 quilt presentations on Monday.  A gal had requested a quilt for her brother in law, who lives at an assisted living facility.  The faculty wanted quilts for 8 Veterans, so we obliged!  A … Continue reading

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May 14-15

I attended our Garden Grove Emblem Club meeting on Wed and was pleased to see the following poster.  Our club officers had just attended the state convention and this poster was entered in the Americanism contest—and took FIRST PLACE/  It … Continue reading

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May 4 Purple Heart Baseball Team

Today we attended the baseball game played in Downey with the {irple Heart Baeball Team.  Afterwards, we went to the Paramount American Legion to have BBQ and present quilts to each of them to thank them for their service.   … Continue reading

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April 1, 2014 Harbor SAR presentation

Tonight we had two presentations…first one to a purple heart Veteran, the second to a Korea Air Force Veteran. Then President James Gill gave me the special Martha Washington pin and a certificate for all we do for them.

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March 21, 2014 Glendale Quilt Show

For the first time, I tried entering quilts in a quilt show…and both were accepted: And, we had our opportunity quilt there, too. Generously made by Jeanne T. and quilted by Ron O. We had two finished quilts donated by … Continue reading

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February 23,2014 South Bay Quilt Show

Sunday we had our opportunity quilt on display at the show. They had over 100 quilts on display, lots of vendors to shop with and lots of raffle baskets. One of the baskets was won by one of our SoCal … Continue reading

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