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Program: Artisans for Hope Doors open at 6:30 Click for more information about program  

Guild Meetings!: Every 3rd Thursday of the month at Boise Church of Christ, 2000 Eldorado St., Boise, Idaho. (Map)   Doors open at 6:30 pm.  Meeting starts 7:00pm  (more info)

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Attention:  Calendar Function Problem

We are currently working to correct a problem with the website calendar function.  All events are correctly entered in the calendar but are showing up as a day later on the Events section on the Home Page.  Please bear with us as we try to fix it.  Thanks!

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Eagle Exhibition

Submission of holiday-themed quilts and fiber art entries to the 2019 The Eagle Art Commission Winter Holiday Quilt and Fiber Exhibit has been extended to November 29th 5:00pm. Entry is free, and ribbon winners will be selected by Viewers’ Choice voting. The Exhibit will hang in the Eagle Senior Center Saturday, December 7th, noon-5:00pm in conjunction with Eagle’s Country Christmas. The entry form and instructions can be found on the City of Eagle’s website under Call for Artists www.cityofeagle.org/DocumentCenter/View/2166/2019-EAC-Quilt-and-Fiber-Entry-Form-Final-PDF. Here are the important dates:

  • Friday, November 29, 2019 – entry forms must be received by 5:00pm.
  • Tuesday & Wednesday December 3-4, 2019 – entry take-in will be at Eagle City Hall 10am-5pm.
  • Entries can be picked up at the Eagle Senior Center after the exhibit closes until 6pm, or Monday, December 9th at Eagle City Hall.

Contact Connie Emmen (outreach@boisebasinquilters.org or 208.336.9919 (landline, no text) to volunteer to help:

  • set up the exhibit in the Eagle Senior Center Friday, December 6 1-4pm.
  • during the exhibit (at your convenience 11am -5pm)
  • take down Saturday, December 7, 2019 5-6pm.

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Quilts of Valor needs your help.

The QOV challenge is still going on and the deadline is nearly here!  Your donations mean so much to each recipient.  Quilt requirements can be found here.  Although quilts are accepted at any membership meeting, we are asking that the quilts for this challenge be turned in at the November meeting.  Thank you!

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More Coming Events

Fred Meyers Reward Program:

As a nonprofit organization, Boise Basin Quilters is eligible to earn a quarterly donation from Fred Meyers by linking your Fred Meyers Rewards account to BBQ in their Community Rewards program. The amount of this donation is directly related to how many Customers link their Reward cards to BBQ and how much they shop. The minimum quarterly donation to BBQ is $25. Anything less will roll over to the next quarter. This program DOES NOT take away from customers’ rewards. The procedure to link your Rewards card to BBQ is as follows:

  1. Get a Fred Meyer Rewards card at any register or the customer service desk; this will be your Fred Meyer Rewards car number.
  2. Sign in to Fred Meyer Rewards.
  3. https://www.fredmeyer.com/signin?redirectUrl=/account/communityrewards/enroll
  4. There are links at the bottom of the page to Create an Account or Forgot Your Password?  You’ll need your Fred Meyer Rewards card number to create an account.
  5. Enter BBQ’s Community Partner ID 89797 and click the Search button.
  6. Click the circle next to BBQ as the Organization Name and click Enroll.
  7. Present your card whenever you shop at a Fred Meyer store or gas station.

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Membership meetings are held every third Thursday of the month (except July and December) at 7:00 pm at the Boise Church of Christ, 2000 Eldorado Street, Boise, ID 83704.  Doors open at 6:30 pm.

 

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