Monthly Meetings

CMQ meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. (unless noted otherwise below). Social time begins at 6:30p.m.  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.

During COVID-19, the Ascension Lutheran board members are working on safety protocols and rooms for their groups that meet at the church.  At this time, meetings will be held as follows:

  • Physically at our regular meeting location, Ascension Lutheran Church (address below)
  • Virtually via Zoom
  • Meetings start 7 pm on the third Tuesday of the month unless otherwise noted in the program details below. Email cmquilters@nullyahoo.com for information on attending as a guest on Zoom.  Or join us at the church if you want to attend in person.  

Any changes to meeting locations or cancellations will be announced through the group’s FaceBook page, Columbus Metropolitan Quilters.

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.

2023 Programs

September 2023

September 19, 2023 – Sewing Rooms Exposed!  Have fun discovering your organizational self and get a glimpse of other members’ environments with Debbie Yontz and Nancy Heath.

October 2023

October 17, 2023 – Explore the Art of Temari – learn about the Japanese craft of embroidered thread balls with Susan Hayashi.  Bring some small scissors to trim threads.

November 2023

November 21, 2023 – Some Kind of Wonderful – Kate Buchholz will present a short demonstration using the Sew Kind of Wonderful rulers.

Monthly Sew-Ins

Calling all Quilters!  Want to have some fun hanging out and sewing with fellow Quilters?  Come join us on the second Saturday of the month for a sewing day. Bring your project and supplies plus a lunch or snack.  You can come all day or just a few hours, or just stop in to say Hi!  Ironing board and iron provided.  The hours are 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Check our Facebook page for last minute changes.

October 14, 2023 – Hilliard Library, 4500 Hickory Chase Way, Hilliard, OH 43026, Room 2A, 9:00 – 5:00

November 11, 2023 – Whitehall Library, 4445 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43213, Rooms 4-5, 9:00 – 5:00

Quilt Shows

Quilt Spectacular 2024  — – “A Festival of Quilts”
Friday and Saturday, March 22 & 23, 2024
Franklin  County Fairgrounds
More information…

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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