About the Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Guild

The Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Guild is an organization of quilt lovers, novices and experts alike who share their love of fabrics, design, color and the finished product.

The organization consists of 70 plus members that meet monthly from Sept to May.  New members and visitors are always welcome to attend the meetings, enjoy the great speakers and programs and share with the guild the passion of color, fabric and the creation of beautiful quilts.

  • All meetings will held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 201 North State Street, New Ulm, MN on the second Thursday of each month at 7 pm (unless otherwise noted). An elevator is available in the entrance of the meeting hall.
  • Membership fees are $20 for the year. Guests are may attend one month free except on speaker nights when the cost is $10 for non-dues paying visitors.
  • Workshops will also be held at St.Paul’s Lutheran Church. All workshops will be $20 for members and $40 for non-members, plus the cost of patterns and/ or kits.
  • If there would be a need for cancellation due to bad weather, please tune to 860 KNUJ AM radio station or your e-mail. We would rather you be at home quilting during our normal meeting time rather than on the road in poor driving conditions.


Or contact our officers (President and Vice President listed below).
President: Kathy Covington
507 276 5435
Vice President: Patty Haala
507 794 6100


September 2018-May 2019 Program Schedule

All meetings start at 7:00pm and are held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in New Ulm, Minnesota.

  • September 13, 2018 – All about buttons! Bring your treasured box of buttons. Button activity and President’s challenge!
  • October 11, 2018 – Mike Ellingsen, Blue Earth, MN. Trunk show at meeting and daytime class.
  • November 8, 2018 – Carol Guse, New Ulm, MN. Trunk show.
  • December 13, 2018 – Christmas Party and Potluck.
  • January 10, 2019 – Mary Waibel, New Ulm, MN. Trunk show at meeting and daytime applique class.
  • February 14, 2019 – Guild Sale! Bring all that good quilting stuff that you no longer need!
  • March 14, 2019 – Cindy Thury Smith, St. Paul, MN. Trunk show at meeting and daytime class.
  • April 11, 2019 – Sara Hardwig, Blueberry Backroads, Minneapolis, MN. Trunk show.
  • May 9, 2019 – Deb Peterson, Willmar, MN. Presentation.

Annual dues are $20. Visitors are welcome; however speaker nights will cost $10. Daytime classes are open to the public at a cost of $40 which includes annual membership. Please contact nuprairiepiecemakers@yahoo.com for more information and to register for classes.