Events of Interest

Upcoming Events Around The Area 

2018

July

July 14-15, 2018
Joined By Threads VII
Presented by Voorheesville Village Quilters

St. Matthew’s Parish Center
25 Mountainview St
Voorheesville, NY

Sewing machines will be set up and Ryan’s Case for Smiles will be there both days with pillowcase kits for anyone to sew pillowcases during the quilt show.

More info about the event HERE

July 26-28, 2018
Maine Quilts

Augusta Civic Center
76 Community Dr
August, ME

July 28, 2018
The Joyful Quilter Wine and Fiber Bus Trip
Patchwork Angels, Endicott
Witches Stitches, Big Flatts
Quilters Corner, Ithaca
Black Bear Winery, Chenango Forks
Box Lunch Provided by Four Corners Luncheonette
Summer BBQ Dinner at Brooks’ Roost Banquet Room

All this fun for $95!
We will only be taking reservations in person or by phone- please call 518-399-0128 with your payment ready-calling starts at 9 am on Monday, April 23

The Joyful Quilter
19 Glenridge Road
Glenville, NY 12302
(518) 399-0128
http://www.joyfulquilter.com/
Store Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 10-5 
Wednesday 10-8
Saturday 10-4 
Sunday, 11-4

The Joyful Quilter Wine and Fiber Bus Trip
Patchwork Angels, Endicott
Witches Stitches, Big Flatts
Quilters Corner, Ithaca
Black Bear Winery, Chenango Forks

Box Lunch Provided by Four Corners Luncheonette
Summer BBQ Dinner at Brooks’ Roost Banquet Room

August

August 11, 2018
Piecemakers of Cairo Quilt Guild Show
Freehold Community Center
9502 Route 32
Freehold, NY 12731
Saturday 10-4

August 16-18, 2018
Quilt World New England
Radisson Center of New Hampshire
700 Elm Street
Manchester, NH
www.quiltfest.com

September

September 13-16, 2018
Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Oaks, PA
https://www.quiltfest.com/upcoming-shows-and-events/pennsylvania-national-quilt-extravaganza/

September 15, 2018
Schoharie County Quilt Barn Trail
Drive the Trail!  110 blocks on barns & buildings.
More to come.
Downloadable Map:  www.quiltbarntrail.com
 

September 15, 2018
The Hudson Valley Modern Quilt Guild Presents
Melanie Tuazon: Trill Quilt Workshop
Saturday 10-5
Location:  Poughkeepsie Senior Center
14 Abe’s Way
Poughkeepsie, NY

September 15-16, 2018
Bennington QuiltFest
Saturday 9-5
Sunday 9-4
Location:  Mount Anthony Union Middle School
747 East Road
Bennington, VT
http://www.benningtonquiltfest.com

September 22-23, 2018
Catskill Mountain Quilters Hall of Fame presents
A Festival of Quilts
Saturday and Sunday 10-4
Location:  Roxbury Arts Center
5025 Vega Mountain Road
Roxbury, NY 12474

September 29 – 30, 2018
Autumn Inspirations Quilt Show
Presented by Q.U.I.L.T. Schenectady
Location:  Proctors GE Theater
432 State Street
Schenectady, NY
Saturday 10 – 5
Sunday 10 – 4
Admission:  $7
Vendors  Boutique Raffle Quilt

November

November 16-17, 2018

A Two Day Introduction to Quilt Judging Seminar
Presented by Sandra Dorbecker, NACQJ Judge
Friday November 16, 2018 ~ 9 AM to 6 PM
Saturday November 17, 2018 ~ 9 AM to 6 PM

Sandra Dorbecker is one of only twelve people in the US who are Qualified as Certified Instructors by the National Association of Certified Quilt Judges (NACQJ). The Dutchess Heritage Quilt Show Committee, with the support of the Dutchess Community College Foundation, is pleased to sponsor an Introduction to Quilt Judging Two Day Seminar lead by Sandra. The seminar covers all aspects of quilt judging. It is open to anyone who is interested in developing a better understanding of the judging process. This is not a judging certification program, but will prove of benefit to anyone who enters judged quilt shows or is interested in pursuing certification as a quilt judge or appraiser.

This two day event will be held on the campus of Dutchess Community College, Bowne Hall Room 105, Poughkeepsie, NY. Participation is limited to 12 students. Cost for the two days is $210. The fee includes a student kit. A $100 deposit is required to hold your seat, with the balance due by September 20, 2018.

Location: Bowne Hall Room 105 at Dutchess Community College, 53 Pendell Road Poughkeepsie, NY. Enter the campus from Pendell Road, via Mascot Lane. Handicapped parking is available adjacent to the building. To access handicapped parking, turn right in front of the childcare building, pull up to the gate and press the button to speak to security, parking is behind Bowne Hall, use the ramp to access the building.

Questions? Karen Abramson (Karen.abramson@att.net) or Mobile: (845) 559-7428.