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: Patty Haalapabhaala@sleepyeyetel.net

Vice President: Jean Prochniak,  jeanprochniak@hotmail.com


Prairie Piecemakers Quilt Guild 2019-2020 Programs

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

  • September 12, 2019 – Fabrics Plus Marshall presentation and vending
  • October 10, 2019 – Zippered tote bag class taught by Peggy Daubert – Day class. Quilt Haven on Main presentation at meeting and vending.
  •  November 14, 2019 – Green Glass Designs stained glass class and trunk show by Ruth Green.
  • January 9, 2020 – Darlene Sellner
  • February 8, 2020 – Saturday: Bargello class by Mike Ellingson
  • March 12, 2020 – Quilt show prep, Sue Happel: Applique art of the Cairo tentmakers; trunk show and talk
  • April 9, 2020 –  Jen Schaffer pattern designer class and trunk show.
  • May 14, 2020 – Rita RadilL Lecture and trunk show on working with panels.

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.