Welcome Quilters

The Northern Lake County Quilters Guild (NLCQG) is an organization of enthusiastic quilters from northeast Illinois and southeast Wisconsin. We meet monthly in the Antioch, Illinois Township Center.  In addition, we have workshops presented by nationally known teachers, special events such as local shop hops and UFO days where we gather to work on our unfinished or charity projects.  If you enjoy quilting, we hope you will consider joining our guild! Learn more about our upcoming events by reading our blog.



Upcoming Events

Give it a Scrap Slap by Beth Helfter

September 7, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Beth Helfter of EvaPaige Designs will be presenting our September program called “Give it a Scrap Slap”. The meeting is at the Antioch Township Center at 7:00PM. Doors open at 6:30PM.

2016 UFO Day

September 17, 2016 at 9:00 AM

sewing-machinePlease join us for a fun and productive UFO day at the Antioch township center from 9 AM to 4 PM where we sew and make new friends.

Trick or Treat Halloween Rummage Sale

October 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Join us for a Trick or Treat Halloween Rummage Sale at the October meeting at the Antioch Township Center. Doors open at 6:30PM. Meeting starts at 7:00PM.  Dress up in Halloween costumes if you wish.

Members can sell quilting related items at rented tables following our regular meeting.

  1. Rent a Table – $20.00 each, can split a table with a friend, we have 18 tables available on a first come first serve basis. Table will need to be paid for by September meeting.
  2. Items priced by participant;
  3. Change made by each table;
  4. Money made is yours to do with want you want;
  5. Items must be quilt related;
  6. Set-up by participant;
  7. Take down by participant

Tables will be arranged in room and set-up will start at 6:00 p.m. Participants will need to cover table during regular meeting, use sheet or cloth. No shopping until regular meeting has commenced.


2016 November Meeting – Quilt Show Update

November 2, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Hope you can join us for our November meeting at the Antioch Township Center. Doors open at 6:30PM. Meeting starts at 7:00PM.

We will discuss last minute instructions for the Quilt Show

2016 Quilt Show

November 19, 2016 to November 20, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Northern Lake County Quilters Guild is having its 13th quilt show “Lake County Impressions” on Saturday, November 19th and Sunday November 20th from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Antioch Township Center.  Admission is $5.00.