Please note:Any of you who have upcoming Togas or similar events that would be of interest to Onions, send your listings to Helen Howes at: email@example.com , just as you would any other Flea Market listing, and they will be posted here. Some of these events are pretty far out on the timeline and arrangements are still being made, but just knowing what the plans are can help you plan for next year. Contact the sponsors for details.
A Word (or 346) from the Captainette About TOGAs, CLICK HERE
And a New Page for Newbies, HERE
The Year End Quilts (and More) Show 2016is HERE for your delectation
Many thanks to all for their hard work on these..
and the 2015 Show is still available HERE
The Michigan TOGA will be held Saturday July 21st, 2018 at The Hen House in Charlotte Michigan.
This is a lovely quilt shop!
The event will start at 10 AM when the shop opens (but folks can arrive as early as 9 AM) and end at 5 PM.
Lunch will be your own, but please feel free to bring snacks or breakfast goodies.
There is a fridge and a microwave and also some good places to eat nearby. If you wish to come and need a place to stay overnight please e-mail and we will see what we can do.
You can get more information on the event and sign up on the Michigan TOGA Yahoo page:
E-mail Patience or Linda or Diana for assistance
TN Toga 2018
Dates : Thurs August 9th – Saturday August 11
Where: Knights of Columbus Hall 513 S. Jefferson St, Decherd (i.e., Winchester) TN
Come and Join Us for a 10th anniversary blast. Special hands on class on Treadle Irons disassembly, maintenance and assembly
Specifics can be found on the TN Yahoo Group here:
Smoky Mountains of Tennessee
Maria Goetz firstname.lastname@example.org
The New England Toga is always the second weekend in August so.....
the 2018 NETOGA is Friday, August 10th and Saturday August 11th at
The Cotton Cupboard Quilt Shop
Bangor, ME 04401
Friday, August 10th
Arrive at the CCQS any time after 10am
We can unload our machines, start setting up the raffle tables, schmooze, finish exchange blocks, eat, schmooze, put our show-and-tell projects on the design walls, hang our quilts on the wall, etc. Togateers will again have the entire classroom. For supper everyone is invited to my house for make-your-own burritos/tacos and salads.
Saturday, August 11th
The BIG DAY!!!!
More eating, schmoozing, showing off machines, selling machines, trading machines (is there a pattern here?), oohing and aahhing over raffle items If anyone has any ideas about presentations, please let us know. There's a restaurant within walking-distance for lunch and/or snacks. Supper????
TOGA exchange blocks
6 1/2, 9 1/2, or 12 1/2" (unfinished) blocks
Our theme this year is buildings--houses, churches, schools, lighthouses, outhouses, barns, birdhouses, beaver lodges (or any other structure that you can think of).
The design and colors are your choice. The blocks can be appliqued, paper pieced, or just plain pieced. I'm not sure how they should be signed. Suggestions?
I've seen some of the blocks and they are really creative.
Please mark your calendars and I'll see you in Bangor.
The North Dakota TOGA date has been set for Saturday, August 11, 2018
We have Faye's Henhouse in Mayville, North Dakota reserved for that Saturday and though she has officially retired she still allows us to use the "Event Center" for gatherings.
(9 to 5 or whenever we decide to stop)
She charges 50 dollars for the whole day and if we all chip in a few dollars we can pay for it easily. She does still have a bit of fabric left and it is 50% off so if you do decide to shop I think we can accomodate you.
If you have any questions email me at email@example.com and put NDTOGA in the message line. I would appreciate a note to let me know you are coming so I can plan ahead.
I hope to see you there this year.
Special Yahoo Groups for TOGA information: