2017-18 Program Year

All programs take place in the McLean Conference Room at Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA (unless otherwise noted).  Meetings begin at 7 p.m.


September 14 – Welcome Back, Extended Show & Tell

October 12 - Rachel Derstine

November 9 - Kay Healy

December 14 – Holiday Potluck, hosted by Deb Schwartzman


January 11 - Gail Kessler:  "Gail is a fabric designer for Andover Fabrics. She has spent many years living in the best of both worlds, with weekdays in the New York City fashion district, and weekends at her farm and quilt shop, Ladyfingers Sewing Studio, in the heart of the historic Oley Valley of Pennsylvania. is continuous change of scenery has provided a style that shines through her work as fabric designer, shop owner, quilting instructor and former Marketing Director of Andover Fabrics. Gail’s work has been featured in countless publications, and she has appeared on QNNTV and Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting. Currently, Gail is a featured teacher for Craftsy, an online instructional platform."

February 8 - Our own Deb Schwartzman - "Textile and Tesserae" talk about her work and experiences in the crossing of mosaic and quilt making experiences.

March 8 - Presentation from a Modern quilter

April 12 - Biannual visit to the Wayne Art Center for the Art Quilt Elements show

May 24 - NOTE THE DATE CHANGE - Chawne Kimber, fiber artist who incorporates text into her work.

June 8 - End of Year Potluck, location TBD