Aplington Parkersburg Quilters
May 2019 - Two quilts for graduates Nora Mann and Morgan Knock
June 2019 - Three quilts for Relay for Life
March 2019 sent quilts to Dumont Nursing Home and Cedar Valley Hospice Waverly
April 2019 quilts taken to Clarksville Nursing Home
April 4, 2019 last day of quilting lunch at Pizza Ranch in Waverly
The Quilters started the year off with completing 105 quilts and gave 100 quilts to the following organizations: Ceder Valley Hospice of Waverly, Cedar Valley Support Services,Clarksville Nursing Home, Dumont Nursing Home, Friends of the Library, Timothy Christian School, Social Concerns, ad at the Veterans Affairs for the Shelter for Homeless Veterans in Waverly and Bethel Church Family. This also includes quilts given to the Christmas Families; these quilts didn't get counted in the total for last year.
After delivering quilts to Clarksville, Hospice, and Veterans Affairs Office they had lunch at Pizza Ranch. On April 10th the quilters went to the Rehabilitation Center of Allison who had an Appreciation lunch for all those who volunteer there. Cedar Valley Hospice of Waverly is having a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on April 29th which all quilters will attend.
Sent quilts to the Rehabilitation Center of Allison Dec 2018.
Since quilting started in September, 65 quilts have been completed. The following organizations received 64 of them: Ronald McDonald House, Cedar Valley Hospice in Waverly, Friends of the Library, and Bethel church family. Each resident at Parker Place also received a quilt (the quilts displayed on the pews on November 11th, plus 10 more). They were very happy to receive them.
November 2108 the quilters delivered about 34 quilts to Parker Place.
The quilting ladies have been busy again. They made about 28 quilts that will be going to the Grundy Center Nursing Home, Clarksville Nursing Home and the Stabilization Center in Waterloo. They made two beautiful kids quilts for the Timothy Christian School for there Benefit Auction. They you for all the good works that you do.
Five quilts were donated to Relay for Life 2018
Wed, March 14th, 2018 the quilters were invited to the Ladies Guild at the First Congregational Church. We talked about our quilting, about the history of our quilting and who we give the quilts to and etc. We brought several quilts with us and Mavis's name was drawn and she was able to pick which quilt she wanted.
Quilts were delivered to Friends of the Family and finished up with lunch. We will be back in the fall, Carol
Aplington-Parkersburg Quilters In 2017, the Quilters completed 175 quilts and gave 136 quilts to the following: Adult Crisis Stabilization Center Waterloo-8 Parker Place-12 Allison Nursing Home-14 Relay for Life-4 Dumont Nursing Home-12 Ronald McDonald House IA City-9 Friends of the Family-12 Shell Rock Nursing Home-10 Grundy Center Long Term (Hosp)-10 Social Concerns-10 Grundy Center Nursing Home-12 Bethel Church Family-13, includes 4 graduates Hope Cancer Center for Women IA City-10 The quilters would like to thank everyone who has donated fabric, thread, yarn, etc. to help us have a great year. Thank You.
November 2017: Grundy Center Nursing Homes, Dumont Nursing Home and Parker Place
October 2017: Quilts to Hope Cancer Center and Ronald McDonald House in Iowa City, Adult Stabilization Center in Waterloo and The Homeless for Vets in Waverly
Four quilts for the Relay for Life
Quilting: Since January, we have completed 87 quilts and gave 51 to the following: Allison Nursing Home – 12, Friends of the Family – 12, Grundy Center Long Term Care - 10, Shell Rock Nursing Home – 10, Social Concerns – 5, and Bethel Church Family – 2. The quilters will be taking a break until fall when we will start up again.
Allison Nursing Home
The Aplington- Parkersburg Quilters delivered quilts to Friends of the Family and Shellrock Nursing Home. We then went to Pizza Ranch in Waverly for lunch. We will return to quilting in the fall.
Quilts-- December 2016, 32 quilts
Adult Hope Cancer Center
Adult Stabilization Crisis Center
Allison Nursing Home
Country View Care Center
On Thursday, October 20th, the Quilters had lunch with Joyce before she left for Florida
Ronald McDonald House
Clarksville Nursing Home
Quilt for Leona's 100 birthday
Cedar Valley Friends of the Family
Cedar Falls Health Care Center
IA Veterans Home - Marshalltown
Butler County Relay for Life - 5
Camp Ewalu - 1
2015 Quilts - Gallery
Ronald McDonald House
Hope Cancer Center for Adults
Dumont Nursing Home
Grundy Center Nursing Home
Relay for Life
12 quilts to Friends of the Family in Waverly
January 28, 2015
Took 12 quilts to Friends of the Family in Waverly
Afterwards, they had a time of fellowship at lunch at Pizza Ranch
Quilters completed 122 quilts for the year of 2014. The following organizations
Hope Cancer Center Iowa City 14
Relay for Life Butler County 2
Women's Shelter Waterloo 10
Nursing homes at Aplington and Allison 32
Ronald McDonald House Iowa City 28
Bethel Church Families, includes 2 graduates 12
Pathways Waterloo 6
Social Concerns 27
For a total of 131 quilts. The quilters once again want to thank everyone who made contributions. "Thank You"