Welcome to the Village Quilters Website
We are a 501(c)3 organization.
Located in Loudon, Tennessee, The Village Quilters guild has over 300 current members -- from all over east Tennessee.
We welcome guests to our general  meetings, so check the
program listing for what's coming soon.

Throughout our site, you'll find we offer many opportunities for education and community service. So come and join us -- you'll see that quilting is more than what your grandmother used to do!

GENERAL MEETINGS

Christ Our Savior Lutheran  Church

260 Wade Road West

Loudon, TN 37774

(one mile west of Hwy 444, Tellico Pkwy)


Date:   2nd Friday of the month

               Time:   9:15 AM social time, 9:30 meeting

      Dues:  $25 annually  (no proration, Full Membership)


CLASSES and WORKSHOPS

Chota Rec Center

145 Awohili Drive

Loudon, TN 37774

What's Coming Up?

Got Buttons?

Members will be on hand at our August meeting to collect quarter size (or larger) buttons to be used for wheelchair/walker totes. See photo below. Take a look in your collection -- bet you have a few!
2017 Guild Bus Trips
Sign ups are now closed for the East TN Shop Hop on July 27th.
We have 38 members who are going. They will get 20% off at 4 quilt shops!

Only 3 weeks left to sign up for the September Bus Trip to the Fall Paducah AQS Show.
This trip is now open to friends outside our guild in order to fill our bus
and make the trip a go. Click here for complete information.
 2017 Quilt Shows Around the Country
Our Events tab has updated information about major quilt shows around the country this year. If your travel plans take you to any of these locations, here's your opportunity for more things to do. AND if you have shows to add, just send a note to your webmaster.
August 11 Guild Meeting
Member Fashion Show

Join us for a fashion show of wearable art, made and modeled by our talented members. This show has been coordinated by Anna Kelly and at least 16 members will be modelling. But even if you're not actually in the show, be sure to wear something you've created anyway. We'll have our largest fashion show ever!

Quilts of Valor News
Arliss Barber of The Village Quilters presented a Quilt of Valor to Don Ritchey who served as a Corporal in the US Army from October of 1950 till July of 1952 with a 21-month tour in Korea during the Korean War. Mr. Ritchey's family has a long and interesting local history -- one of the major roads in our Tellico Village Community bears their name. Corporal Ritchey served with the 3rd Infantry Division, 2nd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, G Company. Many thanks for his valuable service to our Country!




In early March, Leslie Phillips, Rita Hollenbacher, and Linda Arbuckle had the honor or representing the guild at the Tellico Lake American Legion.  The Legion Post presented a check to us for the Quilts of Valor.  Our reps were touched to hear a few of their members tell the importance of quilts they have previously received. 





March 2, 2017;  Tellico Lake American Legion Post #256 presented Village Quilters with a check for Quilts of Valor.  

Pictured:  Commander Vic Vickery, Leslie Phillips, Rita Hollenbacher and Linda Arbuckle

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