single_snowflakeThe 2017 Winter Picnic was held on Saturday March 4th at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, 1234 N. Arlington Heights Road in Arlington Heights.

Doors were opened at 9:00 am.   We held classes during the day and had a wonderful potluck lunch!

Thank you to all who made this event a great success!

Chairpersons: Maria Ross and Tomi Russel




Classes offered at this year’s Winter Picnic were:


  • Marcia Bowen -Quiltsmart Baby Bibs for Charity
  • Joyce Drenth -Faux Piped Binding Variation
  • Pat Flaherty – Charity Christmas Stockings
  • Gail Gregory – Quiltsmart Market Bag and/or Cell Phone Bag
  • Kathy Isaacks – English Paper Piecing Hexies
  • Marla Margelewski – Apple Core Table Topper
  • Kevin Stankewicz – Men’s Shirt De-Boning How-To
  • Kevin Stankewicz – Scrappy Table Runner
  • Sue Tapp – Puff Pastry
  • Sharon Terpstra – Postage Stamp Quilt
  • Debbie Yates – Carpenter’s Wheel Variation


Are you interested in chairing Winter Picnic 2018 or teaching a class?  Our guild appreciates the dedication and involvement of all our members.  Please reach out to our Guild President Marcia Bowen for Winter Picnic 2018!