Minnesota Quilters offers individual memberships for adults and youth. Membership is also available for quilt-related businesses. All memberships are for one year. Continue reading to see benefits and cost.

Individual / Student

$45 (Student $20)
  • Youth membership is available for youth to age 18 and students with a student ID card.
  • MQ News, our monthly newsletter, emailed to you with information about upcoming meetings, quilt shows around the Midwest, quilt shops' special events, and much more. A black and white printed newsletter can be postal mailed to you for an additional $20 per year.
  • Thursday Thimbleful email sent to members on Thursdays with the latest news.
  • Access to virtual meetings and events. (access link emailed to members in advance).
  • Early registration for The Minnesota Quilt Show.
  • Membership discounts for the MQ annual show and other MQ events.
  • Access to our library and video library at the Textile Center of Minnesota.
  • Voting privileges.
  • Access to the online Member Directory.


  • All benefits and privileges enjoyed by regular members (see left).
  • Name and Link on Business Member page of the Minnesota Quilters, Inc. website 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.
  • Eligibility for Frequent Advertiser rates for ads in the MQ monthly newsletter. View current ad rates.
  • 2 free business card size ads during calendar year in MQ monthly newsletter.
  • 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 [email protected].

Individuals can become an MQ supporting member by renewing at one of our two new sponsor levels:

  • Baltimore Album, $75 per year ($30 tax deductible)
  • Dresden Plate, $125 per year ($80 tax deductible).

These sponsoring levels will be available when you join or renew.

Join/Renew, Change Personal Information

Minnesota Quilters, Inc. provides an online Membership Management tool (Cvent) for members. If you need to do any of the following, you will need to set up a log-in account.

  • Join MQ or renew your membership (even if your membership has expired)
  • Update your contact information (Personal information will never be shared with anyone other than members)
  • Change your password
  • Access the member directory

How to Join MQ or Renew Your Membership

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

How to update Your Contact Information:

  • Once you have set up your account and password, you can personally update your MQ Membership contact information online using Cvent's Membership Management tool
  • Ask the MQ Office staff to update your information for you. To protect your personal security, we ask that changes be communicated in writing.
    • Send an email to our Office Administrator at [email protected].
    • Mail the changes to the MQ office (253 State Street, St. Paul, MN 55107-1612).
    • Drop off the changes at the MQ office. Please call ahead to verify that someone will be present.
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