Programs

Our quilting group strives to share knowledge and skills with everyone in the Louisville and Southern Indiana area who has an interest in quilting. Most classes, workshop, demos, and lectures are free for our members.

Sewing Machine & Basic Supplies include:

Sewing machine, manual, and tools
Extra needles (hand & machine)
Thread<
Bobbins
Pins
Scissors
Seam ripper
Rotary Cutter
Rulers
Small cutting board (12 x 18)
Iron and ironing surface
Extension cord<

Should a full size cutting mat or 24” ruler be required for a specific class, they will be provided by LNT.

IMPORTANT:  If Jefferson County Schools are closed or if they close early because of inclement weather on our meeting day, our meeting will be cancelled.

Check particular meeting locations prior to the meeting time as it is sometimes necessary to change the location at the last minute.

If you missed signing up for an event during our meetings you can email nimblethimbles@aol.com.

2020

 

 

 

February 18 – Pricing Day 9 am until done

We need as many volunteers as possible for this day! We have a record number of donations and need to get it all sorted, priced, and organized before the day’s end. There will be jobs for every ability. Time: 8 a.m. until we finish Location: The Jeffersonian, in the Jefferson Room (the large room to the side of the building, around the corner from our usual meeting room)

February 20, 2020  –  10 am – 2 pm KHQS 2019 President’s Challenge Quilts Trunk Show– Debbie Bates and Polly Wagner

Come and enjoy this annual event as Debbie and Polly present the KHQS 2019 President’s Challenge Quilts. Challenge information can be found at www.khqs.org if you are interested in entering the President’s Challenge 2020.

Location change: the “old McMahan” J-town Fire Station #2, 4318 Taylorsville Road, Louisville, KY 40290

February 21 – Set-Up Day – 12pm- 6pm

The more the merrier! The more volunteers we have, the quicker we set up. Time: 12 noon until 6 p.m. Location: Paroquet Springs Conference Center, Shepherdsville, KY
February

February 22nd, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Quilters’ Day Out – LNT Guild Booth Paroquet Springs Conference Center – 395 Paroquet Springs Drive, Shepherdsville, KY

February 22 – QDO/LNT Boutique Tear Down Time: 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: Paroquet Springs Conference Center, Shepherdsville, KY

March 5, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm T-shirt quilt demo presented by Barb Rogers

This is a demo/lecture class. No supplies or sewing machines needed.

Barb will discuss the easiest and best way to make your own T Shirt Quilts and will show some of her completed projects for inspiration. Be sure to bring your T Shirt quilt questions or challenges for Barb’s advice. If you have a T Shirt Quilt in process or complete, please bring to share with the group.

Location: Tway House

March 19, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm  Cuddle Care

Pinwheels

This Cuddle Care sponsored workshop will focus on using half square triangles to make pinwheels. The pinwheels will be used as part of a pattern designed by the Cuddle Care team. We will work on techniques to make the half square triangles and then assemble them with pieced sashing and cornerstones.

Bring your sewing machine, basic sewing supplies and a brown bag lunch.

If you missed signing up for this event during our meetings you can email nimblethimbles@aol.com

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

March 25, 2020 –  6:30 pm Quilt of Honor

Location is American Legion G.I. Joe Post 244 at 3408 College Drive in J-town.

April 2, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

April 16, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm

Location: Tway House

May 7, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

May 21, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

June 4, 2020- 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

June 18, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

July 2, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

July 16, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

July 23, 2020 –  10 am – ? pm

Binding the cuddle care quilts quilted at Quilted Joy

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Sew and Vac  8118 Preston Hwy Louisville, Ky 40219

August 6, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

August 20, 2020 –  10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

September 3, 2020 – 6:30

pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

September 17, 2020 -10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

October 1, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

October 16, 2020 – 10am -2pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

November 5, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

November 16, 2020 -8pm  KET the Kentucky Life series will present Kids Quilting

Young hands learn an old craft and put their quilts on display in Jeffersontown.

November 19, 2020 -10 am – 2 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299

December 3, 2020 – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: The Jeffersonian, 10617 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299