This is Callie Lavoie’s last year as your president of Pine Tree Quilters Guild, Inc. This is her third two-year term reaching our term limits.  Have you thought about leading our wonderful, spirited, friendly quilt guild? We have a generous group of volunteers that support and lead our guild on the Executive Board as a core for our larger General Board. Our annual quilt show has an engaged and hard-working group of volunteers led by a show coordinator balancing it all. Pine Tree Quilters Guild, Inc.’s mission is clearly stated in our Bylaws and Procedures Manual and Appendix. This document is an excellent working guidelineMore →

Please support your Guild by reaching out to our nominating committee with your name for 1st vice president. This is a two-year term starting October 1, 2023 by member vote approval at the September Members’ meeting.  The 1st vice president, in the absence of the president, performs the duties of the president. The 1st vice president is responsible for the programs and workshops for the three Members’ meetings. The workshops are now offered via Zoom and has changed the position with respect to teachers not coming to our Guild for workshops but presenting the workshops with good internet via Zoom. The position is responsible forMore →

Please support our guild by reviewing the descriptions below and let the Nominating Committee know if you are interested in running for one of these offices.  More detailed information about the duties of each position is available upon request.  These are two-year positions up for election at September’s PTQG Members meeting: 1st Vice President:  The 1st Vice President serves as chairperson of the Guest Workshop/Program.  Treasurer:  The Treasurer has care of PTQG’s funds. Directors-at-Large:  Directors-at-large serve as liaison between the membership and the General Board.  Duties include set up and clean up at meetings, helping distribute door prizes, assisting with show and tell, and servingMore →

Help! There is no time like the present for you or your chapter to make the commitment to piece, quilt and donate the 2024 Raffle Quilt!  Due by September 2023!! Contact:  Barbara DuffyMaine Quilts Coordinatorinfo@mainequilts.orgfor more detailsMore →

2022 General Board Opportunities at PTQG  by Diane Brause We are looking for nominees for the September 2022 election of new officers to the PTQG Board. We are happy to provide more information if you have any questions. Please contact any member of the Nominating Committee if you are interested or would like to recommend someone for any of the following postions. President: The president shall be elected by the members and shall be the chief executive officer of the corporation, and when present, shall preside at all meetings of the members, the General Board, and the Executive Committee. The President shall appoint committee chairpersonsMore →

There are a few opportunities for YOU to become a chairperson for Maine Quilts 2022! Chairpersons play key roles in preparing for and helping at the show. The following Chair positions are waiting for YOU to volunteer for! Quilt Layout Chair: Develops the layout of all quilts at the show; oversees the hanging of quilts during show set-up.Admissions Chair: Works with Volunteer chairperson to recruit volunteers ; makes sure show programs and wristbands are available; works with Treasurer to ensure sufficient funds and collect receipts; sets up a show program recycling box / basket; checks registration badges / wristbands and directs traffic; meets bus groupsMore →

by Judy Littlefield  Happy New Year, everyone! We are looking for nominees for the September 2020 election of new officers to the PTQG Board, and we would appreciate your help spreading the word about these openings to your quilting friends. Please support our guild by reviewing the descriptions below and let the Nominating Committee know if you are interested in running for one of these offices or if you can recommend someone you feel would be a good candidate. More detailed information about the duties of each position is available upon request. We are happy to provide more information if you have any questions. TheseMore →