The Outeniqua Guild was formed in 1986 and has members from George, Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn, Wilderness, Sedgefield, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay.
Areas - George, Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn, Wilderness, Sedgefield, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay
Meetings - Alternate: Wednesdays & Saturdays
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SAQG regional rep:
083 461 9991
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The Outeniqua Quilters Guild has a rich history that stretches over more than 30 years and consists of members from George, Wilderness, Sedgefield, Knysna and as far as Plettenberg Bay, then there are also members from Oudtshoorn and Mossel Bay. The guild consists of 120 active members.
The membership fee is R150 per year and meetings are held at the Emmaus Hall, Memorial Street, George and stats at 09h30.
The meeting dates for 2018 will be as follows (Date, Day - Group on duty)
17 January, Wednesday - Lieflappers
24 February, Saturday - Retreat ladies
17 March, Saturday - Committee – National Quilters Day
18 April, Wednesday - Busy Loeries
19 May, Saturday - Crayons
20 June, Wednesday - Serendipity Quilters
21 July, Saturday - Fabric Fairies
15 August, Wednesday - Piecemakers
15 September, Saturday - TAGS – Also part of the Annual Exhibition
17 October, Wednesday - Loose Threads – also AGM meeting
17 November, Saturday - Xmas function
The guild is famous for its annual Retreat and this year it will be at De Oude Meul in Oudtshoorn, from 7 to 11 May 2018. At the retreat friends are made and UFO’s are completed!
From Thursday 13 September to Saturday 15 September 2018 the Guild will have its annual exhibition in The Hall of the NG Moeder Church, cnr of Kerk and Courtney Street George. A complete programme will follow soon.