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February Newsletter

First City Press
Tue - Fri 10am - 5pm    Sat 10am - 3pm


February Special
All RED fabrics 25% off
*Includes fat quarters

Are you ready for a challenge?
Our first challenge this year will be a "PANEL" challenge! Choose from these 3 panels and get our coordinating fat quarter to use in your quilt. Rules and prizes will be announced during Show & Tell on Saturday.

Don't forget our books are 25% off everyday AND bring your finished quilt top in and get 20% off your backing including wide back and minky!

Saturday Sampler tomorrow Saturday, Feb 2nd - Don't forget to bring in your block!

Demo and Show & Tell starts at 10:30am with Free drawing and Show & Tell

We have 6 spots left in our North Stars BOM by Elizabeth Hartman. $19.99 sign-up and $19.99 per month for 10 months. Includes pattern and fabrics to make top and binding. Here is a peek at the first 5 blocks. You can start anytime. 

We have a few seats left for the Inside Aurifil lecture with Alex at 5:00pm on May 20th, 2019.
Alex will be showing a video on how Aurifil thread is made, explain their product line and ways to use in your projects, show and tell, trunk show AND a FREE Aurifil Thread goodie bag for each guest.  In-store registration required, limit 1 seat per person.


Intro to English Paper Piecing (EPP) Feb 18th 5-9pm - $30

Midweek Sit & Sew
Wed, Feb 20th 9am-6pm $10
Bring whatever project you would like to work on and sew with other sewing sisters all day. Cutting and ironing stations available for your use as well as a microwave and fridge. Your registration reserves your seat for the day. Maximum of 8 people. 

Sit & Sew
Fri & Sat, Feb 22 & 23 8am - 8pm $10/day
Sit & sew with us all day! No spouses, kids or animals to distract you. Come one day or both. Your registration reserves your seat for the day. Maximum of 8 people. 

InSiDe OuT - 2 sessions - $50
Daytime class meets from 10am - 2pm on Wed, Feb 27th and Mar 13th
Evening class meets from 5-9pm on Wednesday, Feb 27th and Mar 27th

Hexified Panel w/Liz Granberg March 1 & 22 - 10am - 4pm $75 - 2 sessions 

Collage Quilts with Cat Nix - 2 sessions - $50
Anything goes when making a Collage Quilt. The more fabrics, the merrier the outcome. Come learn the basics of Collage Quilting and Dimensional Embellishment making this charming wall hanging. Daytime and evening classes available. 


Love is Panel Quilt 48 x 59

Coffee Break  41 x 57   $39.99

My Sunflower Garden  54 x 68   $65.99

Pink Ribbon by Timeless Treasures

Birthstone Series by MJ Kinman
12 Month - Start anytime
$24.99 sign-up/$24.99 per month
Includes FREE membership in our Semi-Precious Sisters Club that meets every 4th Tuesday!

Monthly Sewing Groups
Quilts of Valor meets the 3rd Tuesday from 11am-4pm
Hand Embroidery Group meets 3rd Thursday from 10am-12pm

Semi-Precious Sisters Club meets the 4th Thursday from 10:30am - 1:30pm
(must be enrolled in the Birthstone Series BOM to participate)

Applique Group meets 4th Thursday from 6:30-8:30pm (except Dec)

Are you following First City Quilts on Facebook? We will be announcing special events, sew alongs, challenges and contests and exclusive Facebook follower sales. "Like" and "Follow" us to stay up to date on all the classes, events, sales, tips and tutorial videos that we are promoting. 

Classroom Rental
Did you know that you can rent our classroom for the day…or a week? Our classroom has eight 6’ heavy duty tables and adjustable chairs on wheels, two large ironing stations with four irons, a 4’ x 8’ cutting table, a refrigerator and a microwave for your use. You can reserve the classroom for $10 per day per person. If you are interested in using our classroom or having a group sew day with your friends, just call or stop by the shop and talk to Connie or Maria about reserving the space. You and your group will also receive a Sew Day Discount.
If you do not want to reserve the space for sewing, you can always join the open group Sew-In days which are usually the last Friday and Saturday of the month and run from 8am - 8pm or our Midweek Sew Day one Wednesday a month from 9am - 6pm for $10 per day per person.  Check out the website calendar for exact dates.

200 S 5th street

Leavenworth KS 66048



Tue-Fri 10am - 5pm

Sat 10am - 3pm

Sun & Mon - Closed

Contact Us

  • 514B Delaware Street
    Leavenworth, KS 66048

  • Tue - by appt 913-297-8175
  • Wed 9-4
  • Thu  9-4
  • Fri  9-4
  • Sat  9-3
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