2020 Calendar of Events






  • August 5: Gems Meeting, 6:30 pm  St. Paul Lutheran Church Parking Lot.  

  • August 15 : Third Saturday virtual workshop via texts throughout the day

  • August 17:  1 – 4pm  Art Bee.  Prairie Points Quilt Shop
  • August 29 & 30.  Gems of the Prairie Quilt Show Cancelled due to Covid 19.


  • September 2:  Gems Meeting, 6:30 pm via Zoom

  • Sept 2-5, 2020.  AQS Show, Paducah, KY.  Cancelled
  • September 19: Third Saturday virtual workshop via texts throughout the day

Interested?  Questions?  Use the “Contact Us” Tab


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.