Quilt Guild announces winners
PENNSDALE – The following listings in the appropriate categories were selected by ‘Viewers Choice’ as winners at the bi-annual quilt show by members of the Susquehanna Valley Quilt Guild. The event was held from Feb. 28 to March 2 in the social hall of the Hughesville Area Fire Company.
Large Bed Quilts :
1st, ” Zachary’s Precious Moments” by Beverly Bennett, Montoursville
2nd, ” My Garden Club” by Nancy Ryder, Hughesville
3rd, ” Bella Bella Bangello” by Rhonda Freezer, Hughesville
Small Bed Quilts :
1st, “Fall Frolic” by Lindi Schnechk , Williamsport
2nd, “Signs of the Season” by Helena Volansky, Montoursville
3rd, ” My Viral Internet Canning Jars” by Patti Winters, Williamsport
Theme: History of the Susquehanna Valley
1st,, “Going for Grist” by Carol Shetler, Hughesville
2nd, “Pennsdale” by Kay Rhinehart, Pennsdale
3rd, “Rockville Train Bridge” by E. Ann Burke, New Cumberland
1st, ” Granny Quilter” by Christine Atkins, Williamsport
2nd,” Crazy Quilter” by Bonnie Holtzapple, Williamsport
3rd, ” White Bunny Twist” by Lucy Henry, Montgomery
1st, “Fall Leaves” by Betsy Madsen, Williamsport
2nd, “Baby Buds” by Gay DiMarco, Allenwood
3rd. “Bringing in the Sheep” by Kim Hunter, Jersey Shore
1st. “Christmas Star” by Terry Snyder, Muncy
2nd, “Christmas Star Tree Skirt” by Terry Snyder, Muncy
3rd, “Hens and Sunflowers” by Kim Hunter, Jersey Shore
1st, Bonnie Foust, Paxinos
2nd, Shelly Curry, Dushore
Raffle Quilt winner was Suzanne Fahian, Montoursvillen and Nancy Lewis of Pleasant Mount, PA won the Bernina Sewing Machine donated by Hoover’s of Mifflinburg.
The next meeting for the Susquehanna Valley Quilt Guild will be held Thursday, March 27 at 7 p.m. at the Pennsdale United Methodist Church, 658 Village Road, Pennsdale.
The program will feature a summary and recap of the Quilt Show. All show winners will be recognized, and the quilt show Committee would like the winners to bring their quilts to the meeting for photographs.
The April meeting will be held on Friday, April 25 with Gyleen Fitzgerald presenting a lecture and trunk show entitled “Make Mine with Scraps”. Members can sign up for Gyleen’s workshop to be held on Saturday, April 26th, “Trash to Treasure Pineapples”. A fee will be charged for the workshop. Members can sign up at the March meeting or contact Shelly Curry at 570-924-4223.
This teaching guild is always open to new members and welcomes any guests. For any further info on the guild, go to www.susqvalleyquilters.org or call 570-547-1940.