Shining Tides Quilt Guild


Thank you for stopping by our website!  Updates have been made for the 2019-2020 Guild Year!

We have a new Day Meeting place come and check us out.

Keep watching for updates on our Quilt Show in June, check out our Quilt Raffle on our Program Page,

Raffle tickets are available. 

About Us

Established in 1991 and incorporated in 2008, Shining Tides Quilt Guild Inc. exists to promote social, charitable, educational and cultural connections among quilters.

Community Service

STQG supports numerous projects to provide quilts or other sewn items or support to various charitable groups. 

Guild Membership

Annual dues - $35

Mail Dues:

Shining Tides Quilt Guild

PO Box 772

Mattaoisett, MA 02739

Guest Policy

​Guests are welcome to attend our meetings.  First meeting is complementary unless a speaker is scheduled or for the luncheons - then a $5 fee charged in addition to any fee for the speaker and/or luncheon costs.


A newsletter is sent by email and snail mail to the membership on a monthly basis. Space is usually available for personal ads. 

Guild Meetings

We are now accepting new members. Come join us for fun, education for all levels of Quilting. We offer a Day time and Night time meetings. Our meetings includes events such as Show and Tell, Block of the Month, a fat quarter drawing for members, a drawing for the Monthly Basket and on occasion there are invited speakers and workshops.

Refreshments are provided by members who sign up in advance. We treat ourselves to a special luncheon and speaker at the December and June meetings as part of the Programs duties. 

As a guild member, you can attend all scheduled meetings!

Our guild meets on the following scheduled and locations (unless otherwise specified):

Day Tides

Every 4th Monday of the month, September - June

Private A. Poirier Post

VFW #3260

281 Appleton St.

New Bedford, MA

(Corner of Appleton st. and Ashley Blvd.)

Evening Tides

Every 2nd Monday of the month,

September - June

United Methodist Church

67 Main St.

Acushnet, MA

2019/2020 Meeting Dates

Day Tides

Social 9:30 am

​Meeting 10 am to 12 noon*

September 23

October 28

November 25

December 16 (Holiday Luncheon)

January 27

February 24

​March 23

​April 27

May 18

June To be Announced

 Evening Tides

Social 6:30 pm

Meeting 7 pm to 9 pm

September 9

October 7

November 11

December 9

January 13

February 10

March 9

April 13

May 11

June to be announced