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Sept. 2023 - August 2024
Welcome to our New Members!
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Consider joining us!

Meetings are held on the first Monday on the month (except when a holidays occurs, then meetings are held on the second Monday).

Please note: Meetings will be held in-person and virtually in the coming year.  This website and the newsletter will announce upcoming meeting locations.

In-Person meetings will be held at:

Conley's United Methodist Church

33106 Jolyn's Way
Lewes, DE 19958

Virtual meetings will be held on;


Zoom with connection details sent the weekend before the meeting occurs.


*Visitors are asked to pay a $5.00 guest fee. Fee is waived if there is no outside speaker.


Membership affords you the opportunity to:

• Socialize and network with other individuals that share your passion for quilts and quilting at monthly meetings and in small group bees.

• Attend monthly guild programs for free.

• Participate in a diversity of classes and workshops offered by the guild on a first come, first pay basis.

• Receive the monthly newsletter.

• Join other guild members on bus trips to quilt shows, educational programs and shopping trips.

To join the Ocean Waves Quilt Guild:


 Contact us at


1. Print & complete the membership form

and if interested bee request form (info on bees below).

2. Pay annual (Sept. - Aug.) dues of $40  

Please make checks payable to Ocean Waves Quilt Guild.

3. Submit form and payment to the Membership Co-Chairs - Mindy Patton and Anne Caple at a guild meeting or by mail to Mindy Patton at 18716 Lakelands Drive, Lewes, DE.  


To join an Ocean Waves Bee:

Ocean Waves has 17 established Bees in various Sussex County areas.

• Bees are small group meetings of members, that usually meet monthly, to share their passion and interest in quilts.

• The groups socialize, work on projects together, teach one another and just have fun. They are a great way to get to know other members/quilters.

• Any Ocean Waves member is invited to join a bee, especially new members, as it gives you an opportunity to meet other quilters and to ask questions.

• If interested in joining, please submit the bee request form and the Bee Keeper or a Bee contact will be in touch.

New Member Orientations


  • Held twice a year, in November and February

  • An opportunity for new members to meet officers and committee chairs, learn about the working of the guild, and get better acquainted with each other.


  • Invitations are sent to new members prior to each gathering.

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