Happy Thanksgiving! Stress free…no big dinners or large groups of people!Relax and enjoy the fall colours.
We continue to be open Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, so that you can keep quilting. We have lots of material and supplies to keep you busy!When you come to the store, please observe the Covid 19 restrictions. Ann
Please Note: The Country Quilter will be closed Saturday, October 10 for Thanksgiving. 🎃🍁🍂🦃🌻
Thanks to all our quilters who have continued to make quilts for our charity projects. Yesterday 12 baby quilts were delivered to the Queensway Carleton Nursery. These quilts are approximately 24 inches, made of 100% cotton fabric and washed when finished. This is an activity of The Richmond Guild and we are helping out by collecting them, for delivery while the Guild is not meeting.
I understand that the readers of this newsletter have honoured and supported our veterans in many ways including the provision of quilts which are both beautiful and practical and a tangible expression of care. You may therefore be interested in a project of Ottawa’s Multifaith Housing Initiative (MFHI – established in 1995) which is now underway to house at least 40 homeless veterans in Ottawa’s old Rockcliffe Air Base. Continue reading →