Minnesota Quilters Membership

Regular Membership Benefits
Business Membership Benefits
Membership Levels/Dues
Online Membership Management
How to Join or Renew
Update Membership Contact Information
Member Directory (available to current MQ members only)
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Regular Member Benefits

As a member of Minnesota Quilters, Inc., you will receive these benefits:;

  • MQ monthly Newsletter emailed to you with information about upcoming meetings, quilt shows around the Midwest, quilt shops' special events, and much more.
  • Access to special events for MQ members only.
  • Early registration for MQ annual quilt shows.
  • Membership discounts for the MQ annual show and other MQ events.
  • Access to our library and the library and video library at the Textile Center of Minnesota
  • Voting privileges.
  • Access to online Member Directory

Business Membership Information

     Minnesota Quilters, Inc. is launching a new initiative to mutually benefit quilt-related businesses and our members. We are excited about the possibilities, and hope you will consider becoming a Minnesota Quilters Business Member.

     Beginning September 1, 2011, Business Membership will entitle you to all the benefits and privileges enjoyed by Regular Minnesota Quilters, Inc. members plus the following:

  • Name and Link on Business Member page of the Minnesota Quilters, Inc. website (www.mnquilt.org) during your membership term.
  • Helpful Referrals to your business location by MQ office staff.
  • Your business Name and Location published in January, April, July and September issues of the MQ monthly newsletter.
  • Name and Location Listed in the MQ Annual Report published at the end of each calendar year.
  • Opportunity to apply for vending at an MQ monthly meeting.
  • Eligible for Frequent Advertiser rates for ads in MQ monthly newsletter.  For rate sheet, click here.
  • 2 free business card size ads during calendar year in MQ monthly newsletter.
  • Email copy of MQ monthly newsletter.
  • Textile Center Library privileges.
  • Opportunity to apply to offer workshops to MQ members in coordination with MQ Education calendar if space and/or schedules allow.  For further information regarding this opportunity, contact the MQ Education Director at ed@mnquilt.org.

If you have questions or if you would like to take advantage of this opportunity, become a Business Member, contact MQ at bizmember@mnquilt.org.

The cost of a Business Membership is $65 a year.

MQ Membership Levels

Membership Level Annual Dues
Regular Membership:
Access to all website features. Receive newsletter via email. Early Registration for Annual Show. Textile Center Library privileges. A black and white printed newsletter can be postal mailed to you for an additional $20.
Business Membership:
Quilt-related business. Access to all website features. Link to your website. Receive newsletter via email. Textile Center Library privileges.

Student Membership:  
Full time student. Access to all website features. Receive newsletter via email. Early Registration for Annual Show. Textile Center Library privileges.


MQ Online Membership Management

Minnesota Quilters, Inc. provides an online Membership Management feature to members. If you are a current Minnesota Quilters' member and have set up your MQ password, you may renew your membership, update your contact information, access the member directory, register for the annual quilt show, sign up for classes and other MQ events—all online. Personal information will never be shared with anyone other than a member.

Become a Member or Renew Your Membership

To become a member or to renew your membership, you can do one of the following:

Membership dues are not refundable


Update Your Contact Information:

Update personally

Once you have set up your password, you can now personally update your MQ Membership contact information. 

Have the MQ Office staff update your information

To protect your personal security, we ask that changes be communicated in writing.  To update your information, do one of the following:

  • Send an email to quilter@mnquilt.org
  • Mail the changes to the MQ office.

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Updated 15 November, 2017