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Pajaro Valley Quilt Association

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General Agency Information
Name:Pajaro Valley Quilt Association
Address:P.O. Box 1412
Aptos, CA  95001-1412
Email Address:alex@alexandraberg.com
Website:www.pvqa.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:See Meeting Hours
Description:Founded in 1978 by a small group of women who had taken a quilting class together, the Pajaro Valley Quilt Association (PVQA) has blossomed from the original 56 charter members at the end of that first year to 400 members, one of the largest guilds in the state.

Monthly meetings offer a wide variety of topics and workshops. Members are encouraged to not only learn the traditional quilt block patterns and techniques, but to expand their repertoire of skills to include art quilts, fabric sculptures, and wearable art.

PVQA is a nonprofit organization. Proceeds from the annual quilt show are used for community service outreach projects: working with school children, and annually providing several hundred quilts for various local charities. PVQA also supports the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles.
Programs:The Annual Quilt Fair is the last weekend in February every year at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
Meetings:2nd Monday of each month, 6:30pm at the Temple Beth-El Jewish Community Center, 3055 Porter Gulch Rd., Aptos. Guests are welcome for a $5.00 fee per meeting.
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Open to those who share an interest
Fees:Memberships
Fee Amounts:$25.00  Student
$30.00  Individual
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Not Applicable
Funding Source:Donations
Memberships
 
Officials
 

Diane  Hoxing
President (2013 - 2014)
dhoxeng@comcast.net

Subject Headings
 Private Nonprofits
Quilting Clubs
Special Interest Clubs
This record last modified August 6, 2013

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