Saturday, February 23, 2013

Hotels for the Ricky Tims Seminar, Rochester, Michigan

Options for hotels for the Ricky Tims Seminar in May:

The Courtyard Detroit in Auburn Hills : A block of rooms has been reserved at a reduced rate. The address is 2550 Aimee Lane, Auburn Hills, MI 48236.

They offer spacious guest rooms, a newly-redesigned bed from Courtyard features thicker mattresses and luxurious linens, complimentary high-speed internet access, heated indoor swimming and pool or whirlpool. It is approximately 7 miles away from the hotel. The many of the rooms have been newly renovated and they have a restaurant and a bar. If you would like a hotel room, please call Marriott Reservations at 1 (800) 321-2211 on or before Friday, April 12, 2013, to make your reservations. Please identify yourself as part of the Ricky Tims Super Quilt Seminar Room Block group. All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card. The hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by credit card.

The Ricky Tims Event Coordinator has also set up a block of hotel rooms. That information is as follows:

Group rates have been contracted with the following hotels. Please be sure to mention the Ricky Tims Seminar when registering and asking for the group rate:

  • SpringHill Suites by Marriott, 4919 Interpark Drive, Orion, MI 48359
    248-475-4700 (this hotel is about 4 miles away)
  • Hyatt Place Detroit/Auburn Hills, 1545 N. Opdyke Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    1-248-475-9393 ext 5104 (this hotel is about 6 miles away).

The schedule of events starts on Thursday, May 2, at 2:30 and ends on Saturday, May 4, at 5:30 pm.

Hope to see you at this wonderful event!! If you haven't signed up yet, there is still room. For more information about the event, go to and click on the seminar link at the top.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Board Members Throughout History

Have you ever wondered who has served on the Executive Board for the Evening Star Quilters?  Take a look at this list of all our previous Board members... click here.

Serving on the Board is an opportunity to share your talents, learn more about how our guild operates, and become friends with some great like-minded people.  We hope you will step up and volunteer your service on the Board in the future!  Talk to any of our current or past members for more information.

             2013 Board Members
President Caron Mosey
Vice-President Carolyn Hamilton
Secretary Amy Petiprin
Treasurer Rose Gotowicki
Past President Lisa Burmann