We are a charitable 501c3 not-for-profit organizatioN
with 200 members located in Bloomington, Indiana.

The purpose of the Bloomington Quilters Guild (BQG) is to develop an appreciation for the history of quilting and quilters and to promote a continuation of the art in our community.  One of our main charity activities is creating and donating community quilts. Please come JOIN US for our new guild year, Sept. 1, 2019 — August 31, 2020!

Our next meeting is Tuesday, June 4, 2019, our Potluck and final meeting of the guild year! We'll raffle off the quilt, choose a Challenge Quilt winner, elect a new slate of officers, and share food. Note we’ll be meeting at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 100 State Road 46 – Bloomington, IN 47408. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m.

With the exception of June’s meeting, our meetings usually take place at: Beth Shalom Congregation, 3750 E. 3rd Street, Bloomington, IN 47401. After a summer hiatus, our regular meetings will resume September 3, 2019.

Our next Saturday Sew-In Day is July 20, 2019 at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. Drop in to enjoy a day with fellow quilters. Guests are welcome. We’ll have tables and equipment set up from 9:30 am to 3 pm. Get the details.

Fall Retreat registration is open! We’ll gather for this popular retreat at Clifty Inn, Clifty Falls State Park in Madison, Indiana from Oct. 24 - 27, 2019. Register for either Thursday - Sunday or Friday - Sunday.

Our own BQG’s Quilts from the Heartland show is held every 3 years. Next show: Oct. 9-10, 2020 at Bloomington’s Monroe Convention Center.

In May 2019, members Sandy Bonsib and Barb Clark took 16 quilts to Middle Way House for the children, all made by the Middle Way House quilting bee.

In May 2019, members Sandy Bonsib and Barb Clark took 16 quilts to Middle Way House for the children, all made by the Middle Way House quilting bee.

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