celebrating the art of patchwork & quilt making since 1981

The Western Branch are delighted to be back meeting in person.
We are even more delighted to be back at our usual venue:

the Galway Bridge Centre, St Mary's Road, Galway H91 C2C3

WESTERN BRANCH IRISH PATCHWORK SOCIETY          NEXT MEETING:                                                                         SATURDAY May 14TH 10AM -12.15pm                          GALWAY BRIDGE CENTRE, ST MARY'S RD, H91 C2C3

Our meetings take place in Galway city and currently our members come from Galway, Clare, Roscommon, Mayo, Westmeath, Sligo, Laois, Sweden and the USA

We are delighted to say that we are back meeting in person . at our usual venue the Galway Bridge Centre St Mary's Road from 10am - 12.15 (ish!)

At our May  meeting our AGM (Branch members only) will take place from 10.30 - 11am. We will than have a presentation of work by hte Four Winds Textile group from Cork. . 

Moya Geraghty  will be bringing fabrics from Patchwork Plus, Cork.

We will finish with a sharing lunch from 12.30 -1.30 (approx) 

Visitors are welcome. If you would like more information about  our meeting please contact our chairperson at chairipswest@gmail.com

Note everyone is requested to wear a mask upon entering the building and whilst moving around inside but masks are not required while seated. There will be hand sanitisers available but please feel free to bring your own. 

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A colourful cot quilt by Western Branch member MAri Moran.



Following our February meeting we donated 22 quilts to the Paediatric Unit of University Hospital Galway. The staff were delighted to receive the quilts and have already passed some of them on to patients attending the unit. from left, Nancy McCormack; Lisa Porter; Anne Marie Horan, Chairperson of the Western Branch of the Irish Patchwork Society; Catherine Sheridan; and Anne Matthews, Clinical Nurse Manager 3.

Western Branch Page December 2021

Western Branch Page January 2022






Please note the following:

  • Please do not attend if you have symptoms or have been a close contact of someone with Covid in the past week. 
  • Everyone is requested to wear a mask upon entering the building and whilst moving around inside but masks are not required while seated. There will be hand sanitisers available but please feel free to bring your own. 


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