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(Beginning 2/13/2013, Guilds that have a website will only have the guild name and web link listed. Also, no changes will be for guild information except for meeting dates and/or address changes for guilds that do not have a web link.)

Three Rivers Quilt Guild

810 Smith Street Albemarle, NC 28001
We have approximately 30 members and meet once a month on the 4th Tuesday night at 7:00 pm. We meet in the Christ Episcopal Church fellowship hall on Pee Dee Ave., Albemarle, NC. The members make service projects for organizations in need. The guild has demonstrations or trunk shows at each of the meetings except July and December. Visitors are always welcome. We encourage anyone interested in learning about quilting, admiring quilts or just enjoys mingling with fellow quilters to visit or join our organization. We look forward to seeing you.
updated 3/17/14

Pine Tree Quilters
Meets 2nd Thursday of the month at Woodhaven Baptist Church, 4000 Kildaire Farm Road, Apex, NC. Social time begins at 10:00 a.m.; program begins at 10:45 p.m. The group has regular meetings September through May, and they hold workshops in June, July and August for the purpose of working on charity quilts. Membership $10/year.
updated 3/17/14

Randolph Quilters Guild

Meets 1st Thursday of the month at the First Presbyterian Church, 420 West Walker Avenue, Asheboro, NC 27203. Doors open at 6:30 pm and meeting starts at 7:00pm.  Newsletter Editor: Judy Sanvitis,
Contact: Randolph Quilt Guild, P. O. Box 2664, Asheboro, NC. 27203 or President, Neva Newby,

updated 11/26/10

Asheville Quilt Guild

Meetings the 3rd Tuesday of every month with an alternating day and evening schedule  (10am odd numbered months, ex. Jan, March, May) and  (7pm even numbered months, ex. Feb, April, June), except November and December. Location usually Folk Art Center, Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville.

Threads of the Pungo Quilters

Contact: Marty Dail, President at (252) 964-6230 or Dotty Williams, Secretary at 274 E. Main Street, Belhaven, NC  27810
updated 3/30/06

Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild

Meets 1st Thursday at 1:30 and at 6:00 p.m., at Senior Center Building, Poplar Creek Connector, Boone
Contact: Susan Sweet at 828-263-8399 or, or write P.O. Box 575 DTS, Boone 28607
updated 8/24/09

Alamance Piecemakers

Contact: 2025 Nottingham Lane, Burlington, NC 27215.

Mountain Piecemakers Quilt Guild

Meets 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Burnsville Town Center, Burnsville.
Contact: e-mail Sherry Durbin at, or mail to PO Box 1347, Burnsville, NC 28714
updated 1/21/10

Caldwell County
Pine Needles Quilt Guild
Meets every Thursday evening, 6-8pm at the Mountain Grove Baptist Church, in the fellowship hall.
Email: pineneedlesquiltguild@
updated 3/17/14

Beach Border Quilters
Doors open at 12:30 PM for byo lunch. Meeting is from 1-4pm on 2nd Friday of each month at Brunswick Plantation in the Brunswick House at 382 Brunswick Drive, Calabash, NC.
Contact: Sue Hart at or Arlene Acton at
updated 12/18/11

Blue Ridge Mountain Quilt Guild
Meetings are held at 382 Champion Drive, Canton, NC on the 4th Thursday of each month at 6 pm January – October and the 3rd Thursday of the month in November and December.
Contact: Traci Hoglen at or PO Box 1616, Canton, NC 28716 for information.
updated 3/17/14

Carolina Shores
Carolina Shores Quilters Guild

Meets 9:30 AM on 2nd Friday of each month at the Property Owners Association building
updated 3/17/14

Charlotte Quilters' Guild

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month; doors open at 6:30, meeting starts at 7:00; meet at the Sharon Towers, 5100 Sharon Road, Charolotte, NC 28210
Permanent mailing address: P.O. Box 221035, Charlotte, NC 28222
updated 12/3/11

Concord and/or Cabarrus County
Cabarrus Quilters Guild

Guild meeting times and dates: Guild meets on the second Monday of the month.   Our meetings start with a social time at 6:30 PM and the guild meeting begins at 7:00 PM.
updated 3/17/14

North Carolina Piedmont Art Quilt Guild
Meetings: Once a month, usually around the third Thursday 6 pm to 9 pm in Concord, North Carolina at Fire Station #7 on Enterprise Road off 85North Exit #55
Info: Established in October 2009 for the purpose of teaching art principles and design elements to be used with textiles for quilting art quality wall hangings. A master degree art instructor from the Art Institute of Charlotte lectures for 3 hours four times a year. The remaining eight months are used to learn the art quilting techniques to produce a work of art. The art work, when finished, can be sold at an art gallery this guild is networked with.

African American Quilt Circle

Meets 1st Saturday of each month at Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Fayetteville Street, Durham

Durham/Chapel Hill
Durham-Orange Quilters' Guild

Meets monthly every 3rd Monday (2nd Monday, December only) at 7:00 pm in the "Friends and Family Hall" at St Thomas More Catholic Church, 940 Carmichael Street, Chapel Hill. Visitors welcome.

Eden, NC
Two Rivers Quilt Guild
1302 Church Street, Eden, NC 27288
Meets at the Senior Center, Morgan Road, the second Thursday of each month from 1-4 PM. We are a new guild, with 26 members at all levels of experience and would welcome anyone interested in sharing the joy of quilting.
updated 3/17/14

Elizabeth City
Colonial Quilt Lovers Quilt Guild

Meets 1st and 3rd Saturday. Social at 9:30 a.m.; meeting at 10:00 at the Camden Senior Citizen's Building.
Contact: P.O. Box 2198, Elizabeth City, NC 27906-2198
updated 3/29/10

Foothills Quilters

We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Foothills Arts Council building located in Downtown Elkin at 129 Church Street Elkin, NC 28621. Meetings begin at 1 pm with a short program followed by Show & Tell, refreshments and fellowship ending about 2:30-3:00. You haven't lived til you've seen our annual Quilt Show in the downtown historic Galloway Episcopal Church located at 312 W Main St - during Elkins "Pumpkin Fest" the 3rd weekend of September. The show setting in this 100+ yr church is absolutely awesome. We also take in donated fabric for our members to produce lap quilts for those in need of comfort. Visitors are always welcome and encouraged.
Contact or write PO Box 226 Elkin, NC 28621
updated 2/15/12

Cape Fear Quilters

Meets monthly at Loving Stitches, Fayetteville, NC
updated 1/21/10

Tarheel Quilters Guild

Meetings are held every month on the third Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm at the Westminster Presbyterian Church on Village Drive, Fayetteville
updated 3/17/14

Smoky Mountain Quilters Guild, Inc.

Day meetings are 2nd Monday at 9:30 AM, night meetings are 3rd Monday at 6:30 PM. Held at Tartan Hall, Presbyterian Church, 26 Church Street, Franklin, NC.
updated 6/28/09

ECA Quiltmakers Club of Gaston County
Meetings are held the third Thursday of the Month at 6:30pm at Lucille Tatum Extension and Community Center, 959 Osceola Street, Gastonia NC 28054
updated 3/17/14

Cotton Club Quilters of Goldsboro

Meets at 7 p.m. last Thursday of each month at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 200 N. James St., Goldsboro.
Contact: PO Box 10594, Goldsboro, NC 27532
updated 2/4/10

Greenville Quilters Guild

Meets 2nd Thursday of each month (except December) at 7:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church, Family Life Building, on 14th St. Extension. There is also a small group of quilters from the Guild who meet at the Parks & Recreation Craft Center off Cedar Lane at 1:00 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday (September through November and January through May). Guests are invited to attend both meetings. Guild membership is open to anyone interested in the art of quilting. Annual dues $15.00.
Website: and

Piedmont Quilters Guild

Meets at Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 South Mendenhall St., Greensboro, NC (corner of Walker Ave near UNCG), the second Thursday each month at 6:45 PM. There is a $5 fee to visit one meeting which will go toward your annual fee if you decide to join.  Our guild has over 150 members. We offer workshops for nominal fee to members and have a biennial quilt show. This friendly group welcomes new members. Visit and have some fellowship.
updated 3/17/14

Gate City Quilt Guild

Meets the first Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm at the Greensboro Council of Garden Clubs, 4301 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC. We are planning a quilt show for May 18,19,20, 2012 at the Deep River Event Center, 606 Millwood School Road, Greensboro. The building is located half mile south of I-40 just off Rt. 68.
More Info: PO Box 29196 Greensboro, NC 27429
updated 3/17/14

Croatan Quilt Guild

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month at the First United Methodist Church on Miller Drive in Havelock. Social starts at 6:30 p.m.; business meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. Door Prize and a Show-N-Tell at each meeting.
updated 3/13/07

Haywood County / Maggie Valley
High Country Quilters

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7 PM at First Methodist Church, 566 S Haywood St, Waynesville
Address: P.O. Box 706, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
Contact Person:Kathy Kelsey @ 828-926-3169 or
Comments: Our quilt show is held every year; the first week-end of Oct; usually from 10 - 4pm
updated 3/5/14

Western North Carolina Quilters Guild

Meets 3rd Thursday (alternating monthly meetings, day at 9:30 AM and evening at 7 PM) at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 900 Blythe Street, Hendersonville, 28791. See website for driving directions and schedule.
or write WNCQG, P.O. Box 2231, Hendersonville, NC 28793-3121. Our "Grainlines" newsletter is available online.
updated 3/17/14

Tarheel Piecemakers

Meeting the second Wednesday monthly at 10 am at Balfour Methodist Church
updated 3/17/14

Perquimans Quilters

Contact: P.O. Box 235, Hertford, NC 27944.
President: Barbara Redenz at Whitetail Ct., Hertford, NC  27944 or (252) 426-1340.
Secretary: Carol Bean at 219 Country Club Drive, Edenton, NC 27932 or e-mail her at
updated 2/14/06

Catawba Valley Quilter’s Guild

Meets 2nd Thursday at 10:00 a.m. and at 7:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 547 6th Street NW, Hickory.
Contact: P.O. Box 352, Hickory, NC 28603-0352
updated 10/3/09

Brushy Mountain Quilters Guild

Brushy Mountain Quilters Guild meets the fourth Monday night of each month at 7:00 pm in the Educational Complex of the Hiddenite Center which is located in the heart of Hiddenite, North Carolina.
Comments: Guild Quilt Show hangs in the Hiddenite Center's Lucas Mansion Museum during the entire month of November each year. Since 1987 our guild hosts a one day quilters workshop the first Saturday of November. Contact the Hiddenite Center PO Box 311, Hiddenite, NC 28636, to be placed on the mailing list.
updated 8/6/14

High Point
High Point Quilt Guild

Second Thursday of every month at Westchester Baptist Church, 135 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC 27265. Social time begins at 6:15, program begins at 6:45.
updated 5/22/14

Carolina Pine Needle Quilt Guild

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month 7-10 p.m. at St. Annes Church 711 Henderson Dr, Jacksonville NC 28540
updated 3/17/14

Heart of the Triad Quilt Guild

Meets 1st Monday of the month at Seventh Day Adventist Church, Old Winston Road, at 7:00pm.
updated 3/17/14

Kill Devil Hills
Outer Banks Quilt Guild

Meets the 1st Monday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Colington United Methodist Church, on Colington Rd (at the really sharp curve) in Kill Devil Hills.
updated 9/3/11

Neuse Quilters Guild

Meets Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. (1st Wed. is business meeting; 3rd is extended day of show and tell) at Community Council for the Arts, 400 N. Queen Street, Kinston, NC
Contact: P.O. Box 2556, Kinston, NC 28503, Kathryn D. Duke, 252-527-2517
updated 4/20/11

Lake Gaston
Lake Gaston Piecemakers Quilt Guild

Location: Lake Gaston Baptist Church on the second Wednesday of the month from 9:00 - 11:30 am. These guild meetings are for the purpose of conducting business, "show and tell", and fellowship. We also meet for extra charity events at Prospect Methodist Church as needed. We have members in North Carolina and Virginia because of our location around Lake Gaston.
Contact: Gerry Cluett at

Lemon Springs
Hearts & Hands/ECA Quilter's Guild

Meets at 2420 Tramway Rd, Sanford, NC
updated 3/13/07

BBQ City Quilters

Meeting place is 711 S. Main Street, Knights of Columbus Hall, Lexington, NC  We meet the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.  Doors are open at 6:30 p.m. for "Meet & Greet".
Contact: President is Virginia Flippin at or write P. O. Box 2197, Lexington, NC 27293
updated 1/10/10

Lincoln Quilters

Meets 3rd Thursday at 7 p.m. at Citizen's Center, 115 West Main Street, Lincolnton
Contact: Cindy Beal, 704-735-0751 or

Lincoln Piecemakers Guild

We meet at the Lincoln Co. Senior Center in Room 319 the 1st Wed of month from 10-12. Come early and visit.  We have a workday on the 3rd Wed in the same room from 9:30-3:00 to work on our charity quilts.  We also have an applique group that meets on the 2nd Wed in the same room from 9:30-3:00. Come learn how to applique. Visit our website for information on upcoming events. Quilt shows are odd years in the Fall.
updated 3/17/14

StillWater Quilters

Meet at various locations around Lake Gaston
Contact: Betsy Freeman @
updated 11/4/10

Gaston Quilters' Guild

Meets the 4th Monday of every month at 6:30 PM at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 1101 N. Main Street, Lowell, NC 28098.
updated 7/22/12

Maggie Valley
High Country Quilt Guild

[See listing under Haywood County]

Tea Cup Quilters

Meets every Tuesday at noon at the Roanoke Island Presbyterian Church on US 64 in Manteo (next to the fire station)

Mountain Glory Quilters Guild

Meets the first Tuesday of each month at St. Mark's Methodist Church near Pleasant Gardens at 6:30
Quilt show each year in October at MACA building in downtown Marion, 2009 dates 2009 for Mountain Glory Quilt Show are September 30 to October 30. Quilt judging in 12 categories, guild challenge, best of show ribbon voted on by public.
Contact: Jean Buchanan, president,
updated 8/24/09

Quilts R Us

Contact: P.O. Box 76, Middleburg, NC 27556

Davie Quilters Guild
Meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 6:30 PM in the Davie County Senior Center.  Membership fee is $20.00 per year.  We have approximately 48 members and have a program each month. 
Contact: Sue Seaford at 336-492-2000 or Ann Cline at 704-546-7321, e-mail
updated 8/24/09

Lake Norman Quilters

Meets 4th Tuesday (dates change in Nov. and Dec.) at 7 pm at Mooresville's Centre Presbyterian Church.  We have over 50 members who pay yearly dues of $20. We have month programs, a variety of guild activities, and a show every other year.
updated 3/17/14

Mooresville Centerpiece Quilters Guild

Meets 2nd Monday 10 a.m. - noon at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 202 N Church Street, Mooresville.
Contact: Carol Benson, President 609-432-6258 or Sue Kopecek, 1st Vice President 704-799-2942
updated 8/6/14

Morehead City
Crystal Coast Quilters Guild

Meets 3rd  Thursday each month at 7pm at Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church, 201 East Fort Macon Road, Atlantic Beach, NC
Mailing address: P.O. Box 1819, Morehead City, NC 28557
Annual Quilt Show: held at Crystal Coast Civic Center, 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC. Held the Friday and Saturday following Mother's Day weekend.
updated 3/17/14

Burke Quilters Guild Guild

Meets the fourth Monday of each month at the Burke Senior Center, 301 North Greene Street, Morganton, NC. Meetings begin at 10:00am and are usually over by noon. Community therapy days are held at the Center on the second Monday of each month.
updated 8/9/12

Mt. Airy
Surry Quilters Guild

Meets the third Thursday of every month at 6:50 for refreshments with meeting beginning at 7:00 PM. at the First Presbyterian Church on South Main Street, Mt. Airy, NC. President Debbie Stoltz.
updated 7/22/12

Mt. Gilead
Mt. Gilead Quilters

Meets 2nd Saturday at 9 a.m. in downtown Mt. Gilead.
updated 10/26/06

New Bern
Twin Rivers Quilt Guild

Meets every Thursday at 9:30 AM at the Tabernacle Baptist Church on Broad and George, New Bern.
Contact: TRQG, PO Box 151, New Bern, NC 28569
updated 3/17/14

RiverWalk Quilt Guild

Our guild was formed in 2001. We meet the second Thursday evening in each month at The Newland Senior Center at 6:00 P.M. We are located behind the Dept. of S.S. off of 181.
Contact: Adrienne Sherrow, President, at 336-846-8707 or
updated 8/24/09

Oak Island
Beach Quilters

Meets every Wednesday 10:15 AM to 3:00 PM at the Oak Island Recreation Center at 4601 E. Oak Island Drive. The Business Meeting is on the first Wednesday of each month.
Contact: Beach Quilters, PO Box 1301, Oak Island, NC 28465
Lois Godfrey,  910-754-6626,  e-mail
updated 10/3/09

Capital Quilters Guild

We hold meetings year round, typically on the 3rd Thursday of the month (check CQG web site for actual schedule), Temple Beth Or, 5315 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC  27612
Contact: PO Box 20331, North Hills Station, Raleigh 27619-0331
updated 3/17/14

Roanoke Rapids
Roanoke Valley Quilters

Meets 2nd Thursday each month at Jo Storey Senior Center, 725 Jackson Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC.
Contact: P.O. Box 126, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 or Debbie Quitiquilt, President at or
updated 2/6/11

Cherohala Quilters

Meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month at Robbinsville United Methodist Church fellowship hall and our Quilts of Valor group meets the 4th Friday.  Meeting schedule is reduced during winter months.
updated 3/17/14

Rocky Mount
Tar River Piecemakers Quilting Guild
Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month, in the Educational Building of the Rocky Mount Arts Center, 270 Gay St, Rocky Mount, NC, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
updated 11/1/11

Rutherford Quilt Guild
Meetings are scheduled for the second Monday of each month from 7 pm to 9 pm at the First Baptist Church of Rutherfordton, 246 N Main St., Rutherfordton, NC.
updated 3/17/14

Salisbury Rowan Quilt Guild

Meets 3rd Thursday (except June & July) at the Rufty Holmes Senior Center, 1120 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. Meetings are at 1:00PM. Annual fee is $15.00.
Contact: (336) 998-6845 or
updated 2/15/12

Starry Night Quilters

Meets 2nd Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Rufty Holmes Senior Center, Salisbury.
Contact: Merle Clifford at 704-638-5701
updated 5/12/10

Hearts and Hands Quilters Guild

Meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month at the McSwain Center, 2420 Tramway Road, Sanford, NC 27332
updated 3/17/14

Brunswick Quilters

PO Box 1074 Shallotte, NC 28459
Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month and are held at the Shallotte Presbyterian Church, 5070 M. H. Rourk Drive, Shallotte, NC 28459 from 10AM until 2PM.
Email us at
updated 3/17/14

Foothills Quilters Guild

Meets 3th Thursday at 7 p.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 300 N. Lafayette Street, Shelby
Contact: PO Box 3052, Shelby, NC 28108
updated 3/17/14

Southern Pines
Sandhills Quilters Guild

Meets the third Tuesday of every month at First Baptist Church, 200 East New York Street, Southern Pines
Contact: PO Box 1444, Southern Pines, NC 28388
updated 3/17/14

Alleghany Quilters Guild

The Guild meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 2:00pm at the Senior Citizens Building, Hwy. 18 North and Grayson Street, Sparta, NC. Membership fee is $20 for seniors and $25 for others. We have around 55 Guild members. The Guild sponsors regular classes, which are open to all levels of quilters. The proceeds from raffle ticket sales supports the Guild in contracting class instructors who are well-known quilt instructors and are highly qualified. For membership info call Betty Boyer 336 372-7080. For class information, call Jo Seagle 336-372-7862.
updated 2/15/12

Anson Memory Makers Guild

Contact: 1108 Camden Road, Wadesboro, NC 228170

Pamlico River Quilters’ Guild

Meets 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month at 10 a.m. at Senior Resource Center, Main Street, Washington.
updated 3/13/07

West Jefferson
Ashe County Piecemakers Quilt Guild

Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month, 1pm, at the Ashe Services for the Aging, 180 Chattyrob Lane (off Ray Taylor Rd), West Jefferson, NC. Informative and educational programs are presented at each meeting. We offer classes and other opportunities to our members. Our annual quilt fair is the third weekend in September.
updated 3/17/14

Wilkes County Quilters Guild

We meet the 4th Tuesday of each month (except December) at the Rainbow Center, 507 Courthouse Drive, Wilkesboro at 1 pm and again at 6 pm. We have an annual quilt show the weekend after Labor Day at Holiday Inn, Wilkesboro. Membership is open to everyone.
updated 3/17/14

Quilters by the Sea Guild

Meets 4th Monday at 7:00 p.m. First Christian Church, 2035 Oleander Drive, Wilmington.
Contact: QBTS, NQA Chapter 197, P.O. Box 955, Wilmington, NC 28402
updated 3/17/14

Forsyth Piecers & Quilters Guild

Meets 2nd Monday at 7:00 (fellowship at 6:30 p.m.) at Parkway Presbyterian Church, corner of Silas Creek Parkway & Yorkshire Road, Winston-Salem
Contact: Email or write P.O. Box 15334, Winston-Salem, NC 27113-0334
updated 3/17/14

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