Woodside Quilting Retreats
Who doesn't enjoy 3 days of sewing with some of your best quilting friends! It's the most fun you'll have all year! We have many retreats a year. We are very excited to be able to host our Retreats in our Retreat Center. We have a large room in the back that is just perfect for retreats.
Retreat “rules” for retreaters –
You can bring in packaged food for snacks, but no crock pots or sharing of food etc. Hours are Thu. 9:30 - 5:30, Fri. 9:30 – 5, Sat. 9:30 – 4 The cost is $50.00 with the normal 15% discount.
Before and after the retreat we will wipe down the tables chairs and sanitize. Retreaters can setup on Thursday at 9:30 AM but cannot come early on Wed. Sorry but we need Wednesday to clean and setup the room.
You can also now sign up and pay for retreats online. Go to the class section and sign up as though you are signing up for class. If the retreat is full you can sign up without paying and be put on the waiting list in "First Come" order.
2021 Retreat dates
3rd & 4th Quarter Retreat Changes -
- Thursday June 10 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday June 11 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday June 12 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Starting in July 2021 we are moving back to adding a Buffett Dinner and Sunday Brunch to our Odd month retreats.
Odd month retreats with a cost of $50 per retreat (except December).
We will be continuing a retreat each month through 2021. Even month retreats will be on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays during store hours and are non-food retreats at $25.00.
(In August we will be serving a light lunch as already planned and is $50)
Odd month retreats - (starting in September) Will be going back to Friday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm, Saturday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm, Sunday 9:30 am - 3:00 pm with evening buffet dinners and a Sunday morning Brunch at $50.00.
We are also going back to full capacity of 20 people in the Retreat Center. Each person will have a half 8' table for sewing. Our Mask mandate has been updated (per CDC guidelines) to not requiring masks if you have been vaccinated. If you have not we ask you please wear a mask. Thank you
- Thursday July 8 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday July 9 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday July 10 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
August - Includes lunch $50.00
- Thursday August 12 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday August 13 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday August 14 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday: Tallerini Casserole, Italian Marinated Vegetables, Garlic Toast, Brownies
Friday: Open Faced Chicken Salad On Waffle, Vegetable Pasta Salad, Strawberry Pretzel Salad dessert
Saturday: Ham or Turkey Sandwich with cheese, Chips, Fruit Salad, Cake
September - Includes dinner and Sunday brunch - $50.00
- Friday September 10 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Saturday September 11 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Sunday September 12 - 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
September Retreat Menu:
Friday night Dinner: Swiss pork steak, Cheesy polenta w/sautéed fresh vegetables, Garlic knots, Chocolate cupcakes
Saturday night Dinner: Chicken Tetrazzini pasta, Italian Marinated Vegetables, Cheddar biscuits, Pecan Cobbler
Sunday Brunch: Ham, egg, cheese & tater tot casserole, Fresh fruit, Toasted English muffin & breakfast Juices
October - non- food - $25.00
- Thursday October 7 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday October 8 - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday October 9 - 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
November - Includes dinner and Sunday brunch - $50.00
- Friday November 12 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Saturday November 13 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Sunday November 14 - 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
December - non-food - $25.00
- Friday December 3 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Saturday December 4 - 9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
- Sunday December 5 - 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
There is plenty of room, parking, bright lighting, and a ground floor entrance. We have large 8 foot heavy tables with only 2 quilters to a table with Ironing and cutting stations.
We have a security system so you can feel comfortable leaving your sewing machine and supplies out each day of the retreat. There is a 15% store discount for those retreating with us during the retreat.
Our machine service is open either on a Friday or Saturday of the retreat weekend for Machine repair and cleaning. We are excited to have 2 Certified Bernina Technicians. If you would like your machine cleaned, please call the shop to get on the list. If you can't make the retreat but still want your machine cleaned you may bring your machine in early and pick it up on a later day.
- Sign up on-line, Call the store or stop in to register, payment required to secure your reservation.
- The limit is the first 20 quilters.
Class and Retreat Fees are due at the time you signup to secure your spot and are not refundable unless you provide notice 10 days before the session or event begins.
Come join us for some great quilting and sharing at our Retreats! You won't want to miss the food.... and fun!