July 18th -CHQ Member's Market

Got something to sell?  Start getting ready and packing up for the Courthouse Quilter's Members Market!

Date: July 18, 2021

Time: ​Set up at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

​          Market at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Where?  To be announced, but we're hoping for our regular meeting location (Hunterdon Cty Complex). 

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 Lecture 6:30 pm Flying Colors Trunk Show 

Timna is known for making fun, colorful, award-winning quilts. Join her for a trunk show of her quilting journey. She talks about her design and color choices, as well as the personal stories behind the quilts.

Become a CHQ Member for only $35 a year. 

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Biennial UFO Auction and Lawn Party

Date: May 16, 2021, Sunday 
Location:   Flemington Woman's Club of Flemington Clubhouse

                  43 Park Avenue, Flemington NJ 08822

What to bring?  Any UFO "Unfinished Objects" in your sewing cabinet and things that other sewers might like to buy: unfinished quilts and sewing supplies that you're never going to use, you know the things that haunt you because you know that you don’t want to finish them.  And Dana Balsamo, Certified Auctioneer and CHQ Member lead the way as we will bid on each other’s trash and take it home as our own new treasures.  All proceeds will go to "Family Promise of Hunterdon County".  They support homeless children and families in the county with housing and services.  

Event Schedule: (notice our early start time)
3 pm          Program Chairs: Jude and Joanne setup location
​4 pm          Members drop off auction items, browse casually, eat, and socialize.  Please bring your own picnic items and chair.
5 pm          Brief business Meeting: Stand Rules Approval Vote followed by Show and Tell
5:30 pm     Auction begins, usually lasts 2 hours. 

***If you have items for the auction, but are unable to attend, please contact Joanne or Jude.  There is some parallel parking on the opposite side of Park Avenue and on Court Street.  Best parking is probably behind the Historic Courthouse and the County buildings on Main Street.  


​CHQ Virtual Guild Meetings
 3rd Sunday each month

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
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Finally our 2020 Anniversary Challenge - June 13, 2021

 Challenge:   "Name That Tune"
Where: Mary Clawson Park,  1055 Old York Rd, Ringoes, NJ 
Date: June 13, 2021

Time:  6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Set up & Quilt and "Item" Drop off 4 pm-5 pm
(Bring your own picnic)

There's still time to make your quilt or an "item" for this challenge - for more information click here.

November 21st
​ - Timna Tarr Workshop

"O Happy Day"

Learn how to make this very happy quilt while also having a great time! We start the workshop by playing with fabrics and color to help us loosen up our color muscles. Timna will teach five (or more!) techniques on how to make perfect circles, using both hand and machine techniques. Come prepared to play, experiment, and have fun.

Mark your Calendars, for something to really special to look forward to!
September 18 & 19 -2 Day Workshop
with Mickey Lawler - website: 
more information about workshop coming soon.

2021 Anniversary Challenge  & Ice Cream Social - August 15th

Date: August 15, 2021

Challenge: "Transformation"
(Create a “new” garment, accessory or quilt from a ready-to-wear) - click here for more info.

Time:  6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Where?  To be announced, but we're hoping for our regular meeting location (Hunterdon Cty Complex).