This guild is a non-profit philanthropic organization whose purpose is to promote cooperation and exchange of ideas among those interested in quilting. We encourage and instruct members in methods and techniques of quilting. Our meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 6pm at Community Church by the Lake in the Mary Johnson Center, 40946 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, Ca 92315.
Our Philanthropic donations have gone to the Doves, Mom & Dad Project, Historical Society, Discovery Center, Lutheran Services, and Big Bear Lake Community Church Pantry.
Our Philanthropic Endeavers by our Busy Bear Quilters Past Recipients include: DOVES, Big Bear Strings, Mom and Dad Project, Local Food Band, Discovery Center, Friends of the Alpine Zoo, Inland Empire Visiting Nurse Association, Meals on Wheels, Wounded Warriors, and more
2018 Opportunity Quilt Winner
Busy Bears Quilt Guild of Big Bear Lake Mountain TreasuresXXX Annual Quilt Show Wrap Up
Many thanks to all of you that participated in our 30th Annual Mountain Treasures Quilt Show; your help and your quilts made this year’s show success that we can all be proud of, kudos! On Thursday Sept. 14th we will be having our official wrap-up meeting to discuss anything that we might do to improve the workings of the show for next year. We will share this info with you at our guild meeting on Sept. 17th. Your ideas are always welcome, so don’t hesitate to let us know what you think. Thanks.
Jeannie Hoffner of Big Bear City won this year’s opportunity quilt, “Vintage Gardens”. To quote Jeannie….”I’m thrilled to have won this beautiful quilt. I appreciate the amount of time and the beautiful artistry that makes this quilt so very special. I give my sincere thanks to the Busy Bears Quilt Guild.”
Next Board Meeting Monday September 10, 2018 9:00am - Bear Country Quilts & Gifts DATES TO REMEMBER8/24 Hanging Up Party in the Chapel at Community Church 5:30 PM8/28 Quilt Judging Mary Johnson Center 9 AM8/31 Quilt Show Set Up 4 PM and Potluck 6:30ish Next General MeetingMonday October 15, 2018 5:30pm - Social 6:00pm - MeetingProgram Carol Howerton "Trunk Show"All visitors Welcome SEW-IN (Open to Everyone)Bear Country Quilts & Gifts 42139 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake909-567-876610:30 am to 4:00 pm2nd & 4th Thursdays