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Common Threads Quilt Guild of Central Indiana, Inc. presented 16 quilts to the Needle Network Ladies of Community South Hospital, who distributed them to all the patients in the hospital on Christmas Day. The quilts are encouraging to patients sick during the holidays, said Jean Broadbent from the Needle Network Ladies. Pictured are the individuals from Common Threads Quilt Guild who made the quilts.

GREENFIELD — Common Threads Quilt Guild of Central Indiana Inc. presented 16 quilts to the Needle Network Ladies of Community South Hospital before Christmas.

The quilts were distributed to all the patients in the hospital on Christmas Day.

“I have the privilege of delivering the quilts on Christmas Day,” Jean Broadbent from the Needle Network Ladies said. “These gifts are a great encouragement to those patients who are sick during the holidays. I want to thank everyone who so generously gave of their time and talent to make this gift possible.”

Upcoming meetings 

On Jan. 18, Claranna Roberts from Coffee Cup Quilting in Trafalgar will be speaking to Common Threads Quilt Guild about “Jelly Rolls and Precuts.” Common Threads meets from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of each month at Mount Comfort United Methodist Church, 3179 N. County Road 600W, Greenfield. Upcoming guest speakers include Mary Strinka speaking on “Edge Finishes” on Feb. 15.

Directions: Take the Mt. Comfort Rd. exit 96 from Interstate 70 on the east side of Indianapolis. Go north to the roundabout, which is on Mt. Comfort Road. Go through the roundabout, and the church is immediately on the right.