Programs and Lectures

Friendship Star Quilters, Inc. meets on the first Monday of the month at 7:30pm. The September meeting is held on the second Monday of the month due to Labor Day. The meetings are held at:

Gaithersburg Church of the Nazarene
8921 Warfield Road
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20882 [Map Quest Link]

Meeting programs include guest speakers and FSQ Guild/Programs sponsored events (Quilto, yard sale, parties, etc.).   No workshops are scheduled for the 2016-17 year. See the 2016-17 FSQ Programs and Lectures calendar below for a complete list of speakers.

The Guild hosts a dinner for the lecturer on Monday evening at 5:30 before the meeting. The Guild dinners are held at DogFish Head Alehouse, 800 West Diamond Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 20878 [map], phone: 301-963-4847.


2016-17 FSQ Programs and Lectures Schedule



2016  Instructor 
August 3, 2016 Quilto
Sept 12, 2016 Karen Kay Buckley, Lecture: TO BORDER OR NOT TO BORDER. . .
Oct 3, 2016 Heather Kojan, Lecture: Quilt Math: Triangles, Wedges and a little Fibonacci for fun!
Nov 7, 2016 Bunnie Jordan, Lecture: TBD
Dec 5, 2016 Holiday Party
2017  Instructor
Jan 9, 2017 Mini Group Presentations – organized by Nicki Lynch
Feb 6, 2017 Andrea Schnur. Lecture: Trunk Show.
Mar 6, 2017 Melinda Lowy, Lecture: Spice Up Your Quilts with Unusual Fabrics.
April 3, 2017 Phyllis Twigg Hatcher, Lecture: Ultimate Applique: Fabrics and Design in the San Blas Islands.
May 1, 2017 Donna Radner, Leture: Trunk Show & Lecture
June 5, 2017 Election; 4th Annual Yard Sale