Our goal is to support and promote quilting activities
throughout the Province of Nova Scotia.
Our meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30 at the Dartmouth North Community Centre, 105 Highfield Park Drive. Meeting dates for 2016/17 are: Sept 15th, Oct 20th, Nov 17th, Dec 8th (Christmas Dessert Party), Jan 19th, Feb 16th, Mar 16th, Apr 20th, May 18th and Jun 8th (our Annual Dinner). Exceptions are shown in red.
*** Winter Storm Policy: If on our meeting day, there is a snowstorm and HRM facilities are closed, there will not be a meeting. If there is a storm later in the day, or if the road conditions are questionable, please check your phone messages, emails and listen to the radio station.
Mayflower membership is open to anyone having an interest in quilts and all forms of quilting. Individual membership is available for a fee of $25.00 per year. Associate Guild membership is available for $30.00 annually. All members, individual or Associate Guild, are welcome to participate in any Mayflower activity. To print our membership form, click on the following link:
Mayflower Quilters’ Guild participates in various community activities by making and donating comfort quilts for: Bryony House, Police Cars in HRM, the Habitat, the IWK Neo-Natal and Long Term, the Mental Health Foundation and other charitable agencies.
Comfort Quilt Sizes:
IWK Preemie – 24×24 up to 36X36 – These quilts must be 100% cotton, thin batting, with flannelette or cotton batting. Machine quilted with cotton thread
Bryony House – various sizes from Crib, 30×46 up to 36×50; Youth, 45×60; Lap size for older children and mothers, 50×70
Police Cars – Crib size, 30×46 to 36×50
Mental Health Foundation – Single bed, 65×88