Welcome!

Our “Spring on the Strait” Quilt Show was held April 30 – May 1, 2022, at the Historic Clocktower in Benicia

CLICK HERE for Quilt Show information & photos!

Upcoming Events

We are now holding in-person events at the Benicia Senior Center and will continue to offer some programs and Saturday Sit & Sews via Zoom.  

Friday, May 13, 10:00-2:00pm – In-person Community Outreach workshop at the Heritage Presbyterian Church. Please let Janice Johnson know if you would like to attend. We will be basting quilts and preparing kits.

Thursday, May 19, 6:30-8:00pm – In-person Open Sew (no Zoom). Doors open ~6:15pm. Bring your own personal project to work on for this 3rd Thursday session with friends at the Benicia Senior Center. Hand work or bring your machine!

Thursday, Jun 2, 7:00-8:00pm – In-person General Meeting (no Zoom). Doors open at 6:30pm at the Benicia Senior Center for socializing. Masks are required & please no food.

Friday, Jun 10, 10:00-2:00pm – In-person, 2nd Friday, Community Outreach workshop at the Heritage Presbyterian Church. Please let Janice Johnson know if you would like to attend. We will be basting quilts and preparing kits.

Thursday, Jun 16, 6:30-8:00pm – In-person Outreach Sew (no Zoom). Doors open ~6:15pm. Bring your machine and let’s create placemats for the year-end community outreach gifts!

Saturday, June 18, 2022, 9:00am to 5:00pm CSS Guild Day Retreat (in-person) at the Benicia Senior Center! Lunch & door prizes provided! Free crossbody purse demo & optional project (click here for supply list). Click here to register & pay online.

CSS is a quilt guild composed of individuals who seek to promote quilting and needle arts while engaging in charitable activities that serve our local communities near the Carquinez Strait. We share our love of quilting while inspiring, encouraging, and educating one another. The Carquinez Strait Stitchers believe in the value of our creative community where self expression is honored and diversity is expected. All are welcome!