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If you are interested in joining a bee, or have questions about bees in general, please contact:


Bee Coordinator ("Queen Bee") Mary Rafferty

Bee Confused (full/day). Lead: Barbara Hall. Meets the first Wednesday of the month.


Bee Inspired (full/day) Lead: Judy Miyake


Bee So Happy (open/day). Lead: Kia Starmer. Meets the 1st Wednesday of the month from 10-4. Location: Always Quilting. 

EPP (English Paper Piecing) Bee (open/day). Lead Lorraine Strong. Meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 10-1. Location rotates in bee members homes.

Note: Right now we only have one member "down south" (Redwood City) who can host: all the other members live in the Daly City area. We usually have tea and cookies/cake/any goodies the hosted wants!

Knotty Quilters (full/day). Lead: Francis Monroe. Meets the 1st Wednesday of the month from 10-2. This is the merger of KnottyThreads and PDQ in 2017.

Make it So Bee (full/day). Lead: LaVern Newman. Meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 1-4. Location rotates in bee members homes.

NewBee: (open). Lead: Nancy Krosse.  Virtual meetings are the 4th Thursday of each month from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. A place for newcomers and old hands alike to share their love of quilting.

Saturday Stitchers (full/day). Lead: Rita Leung. Meets the 3rd Saturday of the month from 1-4. 

Each year we make at least one group quilt for Shelter Network and we have an annual goal of making two neonatal quilts apiece. We have a lot of fun together and many of us have been together for 5+ years. 

Seams to Bee (full/day). Lead: Ruth Gilroy. Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 1-4. Members work on their own project. Location rotates in bee members homes. We do hand work, appliqué, binding, etc. Current members live in the northern part of RWC, San Carlos and Belmont.

Wanna Bee (full/day). Lead: Barbara Hall. Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 9:30-12:30. 

Note: Our bees focus is to help the PQ Guild and each other on whatever situation arises.

Longarm Bee (open/day): Lead: Gretchen Michaels. Meets the last Wednesday of the month at 10:00 am. In person location will rotate to Bee members' studios.The LAB is open to all quilters with ANY interest - No longarm machine required! Bring your curiosity and sense of adventure!

Updated: 11/23/2022

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