Events of Interest

Upcoming Events Around The Area 

August 2017

Arlene Merker’s One-Woman Show
August 26-27, 2017
Both days, 9-5
Plainville Camp Grounds Association
320 Camp Street
Plainville, CT 06062
Contact:  845-594-4421

September 2017

Sixth Annual Quilts in the Yard – Outdoor Quilt Show
September 10th, 10-2
Log Cabin Fabrics
1145 Route 9W
Selkirk, NY 12158

Quilts, Demonstrations, Raffle Baskets
The Four Corners Luncheonette will be on site for Breakfast & Lunch

Organizations supported by this event:
Grassroot Givers
     There is a special need for personal care items such as shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, razors, and men’s white and black tube socks.  Your donation will earn you a free ticket for the Raffle Basket drawings.
The John J. McKenna IV Military Courtesy Room

24th Annual Bennington Quiltfest
September 16-17, 2017
Saturday, 9-5
Sunday, 9-4
Mount Anthony Union Middle School
747 East Road
Bennington, VT
Featured Quilter: Michelle Renee Hiatt

Quilts Along the Delaware
Delaware County Town and Country Quilters
September 16-17, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 10-4
Delaware County Historical Association
Route 10
Delhi, NY
3 miles north of Delhi
for info:  607-746-3849
Special Event
Quilts by Invitation from the Sunday Piecemakers of Trout Creek, NY
Admission:  $4.00

Catskill Flora
Quilts by Patricia Clark
September 16 – November 4, 2017
The Erpf Gallery
Catskill Center
53355 Rt. 28
Arkville, NY
Meet the Artist Reception
Saturday, September 23, 2017, 2-4 pm

The Hudson Valley Modern Quilt Guild Presents: Amy Friend
September 23, 2017
Saturday, 10 – 5
Poughkeepsie Senior Center
14 Abe’s Way
Poughkeepsie, NY
Fee:  $50 Members, $60 Non-Members

If you are ready to take a creative risk, this is the workshop for you.
Attached is the registration form.  At this time (July 11th) there are a few openings left and there will be a wait-list created.  
Amy Friend Registration

The Hudson Valley Modern Quilt Guild Presents: Amy Friend
Lecture and Trunk Show
September 24, 2017
Sunday, 1pm
Poughkeepsie Senior Center
14 Abe’s Way
Poughkeepsie, NY
All are welcome.  Amy promised to bring along lots of quilts for us to see.

XI Annual Quilt Show, Treadle to Technology
Presented by:  Champlain Valley Quilters’ Guild NY
September 30 – October 1, 2017
Saturday, 10-5
Sunday, 10-4
SUNY Plattsburgh Fieldhouse
167 Rugar Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
List of vendors:  Meet Our Vendors

October 2017

Dutchess Heritage Quilt Show
Saturday & Sunday
October 7-8, 2017
10 – 5 each day
Falcon Hall
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY
Guest Speaker/Instructor: Teri Lucas
For more information:
See “Needling Around”
A show to highlight local needlework skills.
Sunday, October 8th at 3pm as part of the Dutchess Show

A Harvest of Quilts
October 7-8, 2017
Saturday, 10-4
Sunday, 10-3
Madison Senior Center
29 Bradley Road
Madison, CT 06443

Pieces from the Heart XII Quilt Show
October 13-14, 2017
Friday, 2-6
Saturday, 9-3
Cobleskill United Methodist Church
107 Chapel Street
Cobleskill, NY
Betty Pillsbury will be book signing
Instead of a featured quilter they will be honoring quilt guilds

Wilmington Quilt & Craft Show:  “Remembrance”
October 14-15, 2017
Saturday, 10-5
Sunday, 10-4
Memorial Hall
14 W. Main Street
Wilmington, VT

Innovative Beads Expo
October 14-15, 2017
Saturday, 10-5
Sunday, 11-4
Polish Community Center
225 Washington Avenue Extension
Albany, NY 12205


November 2017

Quilt Festival Houston
November 2-5, 2017
Classes begin October 30
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX, 77010