quilt show

River Bend Quilt Guild 16th Annual Quilt Show

We invite you to save the date for our 16th annual quilt show!  Come and see the guild’s quilts, the annual guild challenge quilts, learn more about the guild, and participate in some learning activities!  Invite your friends!


Mishawaka Library
209 Lincolnway East, Mishawaka, IN 46544


Thursday, Aug 15th 10am – 8 pm
Friday, Aug 16th 10am – 6pm
Saturday, Aug 17th 10am – 5 pm

Our River Bend Quilt Guild members are in process of creating a beautiful queen-size Rolling River quilt. This quilt will be on display at the show.

If you are a Michiana non-profit charity and would like the chance to win this beautiful handmade quilt to auction off for fund raising, please contact us through the website for a request form.  A copy of your 501C-3 letter or your Federal Tax ID# is required to be eligible to win.

Local Events

Upcoming Niles Piecemakers Guild Activities

Niles Piecemakers Guild coming up this year:

Monday, March 25, 2019:

Martelli (like they did for us – discounts!!!!!)


Monday, May 20, 2019:

Nancy McNally (www.nancymcnallyquilts.com)


Niles Piecemakers Guild
Niles Area Senior Center

1109 Bell Road | Niles MI 49120


Doors open 6pm, meeting starts at 7pm




Presentation for 10/11/18 Guild Meeting

Rita D’Avella will be teaching us how to make mini-design boards.  Supplied will be a 14″ x 14″ foam core board.

Supplies to prepare before meeting:  60″ x 2.5″ strip of fabric folded outer edges to center, then zig zag stitched to keep in place

Supplies to bring to the meeting:  14″ x 14″ piece of batting, clips to hold fabric strip in place, and scissors to cut the fabric strip to size.  If you have a hot glue gun and glue sticks, please bring it.