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

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
    • 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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