QUILTERS GUILD EVENTS for Surrey
Welcome to Debi Wilkinson Surrey's new area rep. Contact her if you have ideas for events in the Surrey area, she would love to hear from you.
Local Groups in Surrey - contact details
Key: A = Group Affiliated to the Quilters' Guild N = New members welcome S = Speakers are invited to the group W = Waiting list in operation
The above information is added (where known – but do phone to check)
Pilgrim Quilters N S A
Meet: 3rd Weds in month 7.30-10/10.30 pm
Contact: Steph Dungate
Meetings vary between
outside speakers, member-led workshops & ‘stitch & share’ evenings,
where we work on projects and show our own work. In August there is a member’s picnic in
someone’s garden & the Christmas party follows the AGM in December
Mole Valley Quilters N A
Meet: 1st Thursday of the month, 7.30- 9.30 pm
Contact: Marie Louise Oldrey 01932 865194
or Sandy Clark 01372 579 321 (website editor )
6 speakers a year on a variety of topics, two sewing sessions a year led by members or speakers. There are 4 house groups who meet locally and some like to sew, others exchange ideas. The group also support several charities by making quilts e.g Combat Stress, Tadworth Court, and local village Hall fund. New members welcome and so are visitors (£5) per speaker.
Heather Quilters N S A
Meet: 4th Weds in the month 7.15 - 9.45 p.m
Contact: Yvette Ness 01483 762995
Varied Programme of speakers, workshops and sewing evenings.
Moving On, N A
Meet: Alternate Wednesdays 10 -12 am
Contact: Barbara Parr 07790 158239
Shirley Quilters N W S A
Meet: 3rd Tuesday every month, 7.30-9.30 pm
Contact: Claire Main 07989195060
Members with varied
skills and interests so programme reflects this. We have a mixture of speakers,
Saturday workshops, demonstrations, talks, shop visits, exhibitions and coach
trips. We support Project Linus and have
a yearly charity for at our AGM.
Dorking Quilters N A
Meet: 2nd Tuesday of each month, except August, 7.30 for 8 pm
Contact: Eve Sutch 01372 802304
We have 3-4 speakers per
year, a show-and-tell from a local group, a garden party in August, a Christmas
workshop, an all-day Saturday Workshop and sewing evenings.
Meet: In members homes on Thursday afternoons 2-4 pm, sometimes all day .
Contact:Juliet Eberle 01306 884569
The group commits to an
agreed project, both individual and group.
Eg – "The four Seasons" – all members made 4 pieces, plus 2 group ones.
Thameside Quilters N S
Meet: 3rd Monday in the month, 7.30 pm
Contact: Carole Montague 020 87830823
We have speakers, sewing
evenings, demonstrations and make quilts for charity.
Castle Quilters N S A
Meet: 4th Monday each month, 7.15- 9.15 pm
Contact: Pauline Harvey
Varied programme of
events suitable for both novice and more experienced quilters. Talks and workshops take place on a regular
basis, as well as group projects and sewing evenings..
Farnham Quilters W S A
Meet: 2nd Monday in the month at 7.30 pm
Contact: Gill Tilburn 01252 665243
We have 3 to 4 speakers
annually. Other meetings are less formal
and are more “hands on” with a sewing project or something similar.
United Quilters W S
Meet: 2nd Wednesdayof each month, 2-4 pm
Contact: Margaret Mullery 01252 549269 firstname.lastname@example.org
A group of 40 ladies of
mixed ability – we have in-house mini-workshops, demonstrations, a few speakers
and own sewing afternoons, plus day-long workshops.
Guildford Quilters N S A
Meet: 1st Wednesday of the month, 10 -1 pm
Contact: Kirsteen Stokes 01483 751317
Mix of speakers, sewing
mornings, workshops plus Summer & Christmas social events. Baby quilts for local hospital, donation to
charities from exhibition.
Haslemere Quilters N S A
Meet: 4th Wednesday of the month 1.30- 4.30 pm
Contact: Christine Taylor 01428 604850
Often have speakers and
workshops, and open to visitors.
Jackie Hitchen 01444 457896
Richmond upon Thames and Kew
Richmond and Kew Quilters
Meet in Kew every second Monday of every month except August.
Contact: Sue Brown 0208977 5412
Our friendly evening meetings are a mixture of guest
speakers and mini workshops.
N S A
West End Quilters
Meet: Alternate Tuesday 10am -12 & Wednesday 1.30-3.30
Contact: Greta Wennike 01372 463657
Make quilts for Linus & other charities & as individuals, to give advice & help.
Quilters of Sutton
Meet: First Thursday of the month, 7.30-9.30 pm
Contact: Christine Dally 02083936772
WOW Quilters, Walton/Ottershaw /Weybridge,
Meet: Thursday mornings 9.30-12 noon
Contact: Audrey Critchley 01932 243904
We are an informal group
who meet weekly in each others homes. We
have a wide range of skill levels and interests, including long arm quilting,
art embroidery, quilting and all kinds of patchwork.
Village Green Quilters
Meet: 3rd Tuesday of every month except August, 7.15-9.45 pm
Warm and friendly group with over 50 members, interested in all aspects of patchwork and quilting and a variety of other textile applications too.