Illinois Valley Quilters' Guild

Where Illinois Valley quilters come to learn, build friendships, and have fun!

Fall Retreat, October 2019

We had a great time at our first daytime retreat at the Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum!

September 2019 Meeting

We had a quilters’ yard sale and, as always, great refreshments!

August 2019 Meeting and Installation of Officers

Our new officers for 2019-2020 were installed at our annual dinner at Hank’s Farm.


Check out our Annual Challenge entries!

Bus Trip to the Missouri Star Quilt Company, July 2019

The IVQG organized a fantastic bus trip to the Missouri Star Quilt Company! It was a quilter’s dream come true!

July 2019 Meeting

We had such a fun meeting featuring Lynessa Stein’s program on how to use to create your own fabric! We also enjoyed an ice cream social!

April 2019 Meeting

We were pleased to learn about the Barn Quilts of Bureau County! They are just beautiful!


The IVQG Service Quilt is finished! Proceeds will benefit the Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum.

Raffle Tickets will go on sale soon!


April 2019 Retreat

Our yearly retreat is always a ton of fun at Pilgrim Park!

March 2019 Meeting

We have such a great group!


February 2019 Meeting

We enjoyed a presentation from Peddler’s Way Quilt Shop on what is new. We also got to shop!

January 2019 Meeting

Lisa Furleigh, owner of Quilting in the Valley, presented an exciting program on her new products from Quilt Market!