Quilting Bees

Bee displays can be viewed in the slide show for that month's meeting on the Show & Tell page.

2017 Bee Display Schedule:

The Featured Bee of the Month is also responsible for the meeting set-up and clean-up. There will also be a sign up sheet on the sign-in table for individuals who are not members of a bee. Note: There is no bee display for February or December, but for February there is set-up and clean-up.

Sorted by Bee

Sorted by Month
 Bag Ladies - April  January River Queen Bee
 Friendship Bee - August  February - No Display (Charity Sew-in)
 Kept in Stitches - September  March - Shady Ladies
 Let it Bee - November  April - Bag Ladies
 Material Girls - June  May - Southside Bee
 Piece Makers - October  June - Material Girls
 River Queen Bee - January  July - No Meeting - VBS
 Shady Ladies - March  August - Friendship Bee
 Sew Happy Bee - Not displaying  September -Kept in Stitches
 Southside Bee - May  October -  Piece Makers
 November - Let it Bee
 December - no display, no meeting
 
 

Previous Displays for the Bees:

Buzzin' Bees display at the March 2006 Meeting.

THE HARDY BEE - August display can be seen by viewing the August 2007 Meeting Slide Show on the Show Tell page.

Kept in Stitches Display at September 2006 Meeting. Their Sept. 2007 display can be seen by viewing the September 2007 Meeting Slide Show on the Show Tell page.

Material Girls Display at February 2006 Meeting. Their Feb. 2007 display can be seen by viewing the February 2007 Meeting Slide Show on the Show Tell page.

THE SHADY LADIES displayed at the May 2006 Guild Meeting. Click here to see their display. Their May 2007 display can be seen by viewing the May 2007 Meeting Slide Show on the Show Tell page.

SOUTHSIDE BEE displayed at the June 2006 meeting. Click here to see the display.

STITCHES IN TIME displayed at the October 2006 Guild Meeting. View display October 2007 display can be seen by viewing the October 2007 Meeting Slide Show on the Show Tell page.

THE NEWBEE was a beginner bee that met at Trinity Parish on the day of the guild meeting. It was led by Kate Holdgreve. See their display at the May Meeting. Finished projects were shared with the Guild at the September meeting. See September 2006 Meeting Slide Show.

ELOISE VASS (2006 Beekeeper) displayed at the August 2006 meeting. View display

Bee Charity Projects:

2013. (October) The Kept in Stitches Bee presented Alma Carter with a friendship quilt in honor of her service to the bee. View Friendship Quilt.

2007. The Material Girls made a quilt for raffle to benefit the Alzheimer's Association and the Hardy Bee donated a quilt to benefit the charities sponsored by this year's Home Tour. View the quilts and the ladies that made them.

2006. The Shady Ladies and the Material Girls each made quilts to benefit, respectively, Franklin Co. CASA and SML Discovery Shop. View the quilts.

 In the fall of 2005 SOUTHSIDE BEE members of the Lake Quilters Guild donated "Critters" to the Children's Dept. of the Franklin County Library in Rocky Mount. Pictured holding the quilt is Teena Livsey, Charity Committee Co-Chairman. Members worked on the quilt for over a year. The quilt was designed by Betty Hatfield. The quilt will be a permanent display at the library.