About Our Guild

The Barnswallow Quilt Guild began around 1988 in a little barn south of Morden with just a few quilters, many of whom are still members of the guild today. Our members quilt, knit, embroider, hardanger, and more.  The guild is presently made up of approximately 60 women from all over southern Manitoba who love meeting other women who share their creative passion.


Watch this page for updates. 

The Barnswallows are back!

The Quilt Show is on for next year in The Access Center has been booked.  Dates: May 5-7, 2023. With registration on May 3rd at the Access Center.

The “Favorite Book Challenge” from our last quilt show will be one of the features. Everyone is encouraged to finish their challenge pieces and bring them to the show.

Meeting/Quilting Days and Times

Wednesday afternoons:  A room at St Paul’s United Church has been booked for Wednesday afternoons from 1 – 4 starting October 5, 2022. Walk in front door, into the sanctuary, make a hard left, and down the short hallway. It’s the room right next to the exit door.  The cost will be $3.00 for the afternoon.

Monday evenings:   We have permission to use the Morden Collegiate Library on Monday nights from 7 – 9 pm, beginning October 17, 2022. The library is in room 120 across the hall from the home ec room where we used to meet and the cost for the evening will be $3.00.


Guild Membership

We love meeting new quilters and encourage you to come and join us for a few evenings or afternoons and get to know us. If you like the group and want to become a member, we’d love to have you join.

Barnswallow membership dues are $20.00 per year. They are collected once each year at our annual Quilt Show or whenever you decide to join.

For more information on membership contact our guild.

A quilt sewn together
with utmost care
quilted with love
is a treasure to share.

One thought on “About Our Guild

  1. Hi Pearl,

    I believe we spoke on the phone pre-covid. I am the director of the Eleanor Rose Outdoor Quilt Show in Kelwood, MB. I believe you gave me Sally Unrau’s husband’s contact information at the time. I spoke to him then about Sally being an In Memoriam quilter here. I can’t recall his name, but he was most interested. My email is kmcraelev@gmail.com and my phone number is 204-967-2174. Could you please share his contact information with me?

    Also, I will be sending you information about the 2023 EROQS show in October once your guild gets into the swing of regular meetings.

    Thank you,
    Kathy Levandoski

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