Monthly Meetings

CMQ meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. (unless noted otherwise). In addition to the scheduled program, there is a brief business meeting, show and tell, and more. Meetings usually last until 9:00 p.m.

CMQ meetings are held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1479 Morse Road, Columbus, OH 43229. (East of I-71 between Maize and Karl).  Click here for directions.

Join us at one of our monthly meetings — guests are always welcome! We hope you will join after attending two meetings.

Quilt Spectacular 2018 – Around the Block

Around the Block logo by Robert Callaghan (callar330@yahoo.com)

May 4 & 5 – Franklin County Fairgrounds
See the Quilt Shows page.

2018 Programs

May 15 – Debbie Barber Trunk Show
Debbie is a master quilter in the Goodtime Quilters Quilt Guild in Circleville, Ohio. Her quilts demonstrate beautiful hand applique and hand quilting. She also has many miniature quilts that she will share with us.

June 19 – Quilt Finishing Round-table
Several quilters – Irene Goodrich, Judy Sandman Lissa LaGreca and Judy Stacy – will demonstrate and discuss quilt labels, binding, quilt basting and tips and tricks to get your quilt ready for a show.

July 17 – Annual Picnic – 6:00 pm
Details to be Announced 

August 21 – Kid Quilts Sewing Session
Rita Herzberger will get us working in assembly line fashion to complete Kid Quilts to donate to the Columbus Public Health nurses for new moms and babies.  See our Service Projects page.

September 18 – Mother/ Daughter Trunk Show
Ruth Pennell and Rita Herzberger will treat us to a trunk show.

October 16 – Sharon McConnell
Sharon is a quilter and pattern designer.  She will share a simpler way to make curved pieces with her  “Classic Curves Ruler”.  She will also treat us with a show of her fabulous quilts. colorgirlquilts.com

November 20  – Innovative Applique & English Paper Piecing Made Modern
Speaker:  Becky Campbell

December 4 – 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Annual Christmas Pot-Luck

Recent program presenters have included Erica Plank, Cassandra Beaver, Maria Spetalnik, and Deb Strain. We’ve had programs featuring sewing machine maintenance, machine quilting, antique crib quilts, and designing one of a kind applique quilts. These outstanding programs are in addition to our sew-ins and social gatherings.

Quilt Shows

Quilt Spectacular – May 4 & 5, 2018

Kid Quilts – January 2019

Inniswood Show – January 16 – February 3, 2019

For more details about our quilt shows, see the Quilt Shows page.

Inclement Weather

In the event of a meeting cancellation due to inclement weather, members will receive an e-mail or a phone call. Please call one of the CMQ officers if you have not been contacted and you have questions about whether the meeting is cancelled.

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Quilt shop hop Oct 20th and some of our member shops are participating!!!Save the date! Columbus Modern Shop Hop is coming October 20! There will be sales and demonstrations at each shop all day long. Plus, pick up your passport and get it stamped at all four shops for a chance to win prizes! More details to come! ... See MoreSee Less

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We are starting the planning for our 2020 Quilt Show!!!! The theme has been selected - "The Roaring 20's" It will be interesting to see where our members go with this theme. So many things happened during the 1920's. Or they could chose something from another 20's period..... ... See MoreSee Less

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Summer Saturdays Sewing Days
August 11 Sewing Day 9-5
Whitehall Library, Rooms 4-5
Kid Quilts focus.
You can come all or part of the day! We will be making Kids Quilts kits and sewing Kids Quilts for charity. If you have any kid themed fabric laying around, bring it along and we'll find a use for it.
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