Islands Quilters Guild Auctioning Quilts
Thousand Islands Quilters’ Guild (TIQG) will be holding a QUILT
6:00 pm at the Brockville
Memorial Civic Centre,
Magedoma Drive, Brockville, Ontario, auctioning quilts and
quilted items made by members of the guild to support ongoing
guild activities. The evening will also include a Christmas Bake
silent auction, opening at 6:00 pm
of quilts, bags, wall hangings and hand-made items, will start
live auction begins at 7:30 pm.
Hands of Hands Auction will auction 25 quilts and hand-made
online auction of an additional large selection of quilts and wall hangings can
be previewed now at www.handsauction.com.
Bidding for the online auction will open on November 21 at 9 a.m.
and close on November 28 at noon.
addition to promoting quiltingthough educational workshops, a
guild library and monthly meetings, the guild also supports many
local charities including Operation Harvest Sharing, Fun with
Books, Habitat for Humanity, the Lanark, Leeds and Grenville
District Health Unit, and has provided quilts for local fire
departments. The guild holds a regular quilt show and
participates in events at Upper Canada Village, local and
more information about this event and the Thousand Islands
Quilters’ Guild contact Jennifer Hodge 613 342 7043 or Ricki
Riegert 613 345 6242