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2018

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 25 – October 1, 2018
Schoharie Library
“Continue The Threads”

Quilt Exhibit

Featuring quilts and fiber arts by adult students of Master Quilter Arlene Vrooman

All are invited to an afternoon tea and reception Saturday, September 29, from 1-3 at the library.

Arlene Vrooman libraryshow

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

October

October 5-7, 2018
Quilts in the Mill
Presented by Courthouse Quilters Guild
October 5-7, 2018, 10 – 5 daily
$10 entry fee
Prallsville Mills
33 Risler Rd/Rt 29
New Jersey
www.courthousequilters.org

October 13-14, 2018
7th Annual Wilmington Quilt & Craft Show
Historic Memorial Hall
Downtown
Wilmington, Vermont
In Memory of founder:  Suzanne A. Wells Wurzberger
Saturday, 10 – 5
Sunday, 10 – 4
Admission by donation please

Info:  Call Norton House Quilting (802) 464-7213
info@nortonhousequilting.com
Co-sponsor: Loose Knit Group

Lots of quilts
Unique Craft Vendors
Quilts of Valor
Demonstrations
Raffles and More
Plenty of free parking

www.facebook.com/wilmingtonquiltandcraftshow

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.

2019

May

May 4 – 5, 2019
Wing Falls Quilters Guild
“Dreaming in Color”
Queensbury Hotel
Maple & Ridge Streets
Glens Falls, NY