2020 Calendar of Events


Feb 3:  Gems Meeting via Zoom  6:30 pm

Feb 15:  Art Bee 1 – 4pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

Feb     :   Virtual Quilt Con    Registration available on line at the Modern Quilt Guild website

Mar 3:  Gems Meeting via Zoom 6:30 pm

Mar15:  Art Bee:  1 – 4 pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

April 7:  Gems Meeting:  6:30 pm  Zoom or In Person Decision panding

April 19:  Art Bee:  1 – 4 pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

April 22 – 24.  Kalona Quilt Show and Sale.  50th year.  Kolona Community Center.  Apr 22 evening only 5-8pm; Apr 23-24 9am to 4pm.  Admission $6.00.  

May 5:  Gems Meeting 6:30 pm  St. Pa’s Lutheran Church

May 17  Art Bee  1 – 4 pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

June 3:  Gems Meeting 6:30 pm St Paul Lutheran Church.  Candyce Gresham:  The Dresden Reimagined

June 4:  Candyce Gresham: Modern Dresden.  9 am- 3 pm  St. Paul Lutheran Church

June 5:  Candyce Gresham:  Still Life  9am – 3pm St. Paul Lutheran Church

June 23:  Art Bee.  1 – 4pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

July 7:  Gems Meeting;  6:30 pm St. Paul Lutheran Church

July 19:  Art Bee   1 – 4 pm Prairie Points Quilt Shop

August 4:  Gems Meeting Salad Supper:  6:30 pm St. Paul Lutheran Church

August 16:  Art Bee:  1 – 4 pm  Prairie Points Quilt Shop

August 28-29:  Gems of the Prairie Quilt Shop, Life Together Center






Interested?  Questions?  Use the “Contact Us” T

Gems Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm at St Paul Lutheran Church, 1427 W. Lake Ave. Peoria, IL   Doors are open at 5:30pm and locked at 6:45 pm.

Visitors: There is no charge for a first time visit to the Gems Meeting unless there is a posted Guest Fee for the Program. A visitor log will be maintained.  Subsequent visits will incur a $5 fee for a regular meeting / or the posted Visitor Fee for the program.  If one chooses to become a member, all visitor fees paid in the calendar year will go towards the $30 Gems Membership 

Special Events and Workshops are from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at St Paul Lutheran Church unless otherwise noted.  Fees for various workshops can be found in the description of the workshop on the Programs or Workshop tabs.