Meetings and Events

Ashland Area Pod Meetings
The first meeting of the Ashland Area Parlor Group will be on the second Tuesday of the month - Nov 11th, at 2 pm at the Sew Creative quilt store on Main St in Ashland. Times and days of future meetings may be different, so check in advance with Lynne Goulette:

Central Oregon Pod Meetings

Generally the third Thursday from 2-4pm at The Stitchin Post, 311 W Cascade St (Hwy 20/126) in Sisters, OR. Contact Jan Tetzlaff at to confirm meeting venue.

Thursday, Oct. 15 Central Oregon SAQA will hear quilter and blogger Tierney Davis-Hogan speak on how to write and promote a blog, as well as blogging etiquette.  The meeting will be from 3-4:30 pm at the Stitchin' Post in Sisters.  As quilters we often work in isolation.  Find out why the Internet and blogging can be part of making connections in the creative world.

Jan Tetzlaff

Portland Area Pod Meetings
Portland: meets from 10 a.m. to midday on the third Wednesday of each month, usually at the Beaverton Public Library: 12375 SW 5th St, Beaverton, OR 97005 (between SW Hall Blvd and SW Tucker Ave). Contact Elizabeth Bamberger at or check the blog for meeting locations.

Next Meeting: Wednesday October 21, 2015, 10am to 1pm

Our next Portland Pod meeting is on Oct 21, 2015, 10AM-1PM, at the Oregon College of Art and Craft, 8245 SW Barnes Rd, Portland.  We’ll meet in the Dye and Surface Design Studios. Park in the upper lot, head towards the cafe, walk thru the courtyard on the right and the studios are right there.  Go to  the OCAC website for a map.

Jan Duke is doing a beginning dye class, please contact her to reserve a spot.  Everyone is welcome, even if your not taking the class.  The studios have huge, plastic covered tables and big sinks so bring your own supplies, come and play.  Gerry Congdon is doing a discharge demo - any other members are welcome to share their talents.

Please contact Annette McFarlane at, with any questions regarding meetings or agendas.

Valley-South Pod Meetings
Valley-South: meets from 2 to 4 p.m. on the third Friday of each month, at various locations in Eugene. Contact Georgia French at We encompass all areas that don't fit into Central Oregon or Portland Metro!

Valley South meets Friday, August 21st at Eugene Textile Center, 2pm, with lunch at Burrito Amigo at 1pm,nearby Gilbert Shopping Center
Agenda: Continued planning for our September show at OSU, Artistic Intent. BRING YOUR QUILT to this meeting to hand over to hanging committee. Then put on your calendar our September 25th meeting, 1-4pm at OSU where we will enjoy our quilt show.
Paulette Landers will discuss how to hang a quilt.
Don't forget your name tag. Those without will be issued paper and crayons.
Any other items?

Please send all agenda items to   Lynda Christiansen: