Friday, June 10, 2011

Quilt Shows in our area - this weekend and next!

Some quick news about upcoming local quilt shows!!

Abbotsford Quilters’ Guild
2011 Show “Quilts in the Valley” at Tradex. Friday June 10th (10am – 7pm) and Saturday June 11th (10am – 5pm). Admission $5, Parking $5. There will be quilting demos, featured quilters, a big merchant mall and a special display of Quilts of Valour.

Whistler Valley Quilters’ Guild
“Quilts in the Mountains” on Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 12th (9:30am – 5:30pm) at Whistler Secondary School (8000 Alpine Way). $6 daily or $10 2-day pass. Husbands free. Quilts, workshops, a merchants’ mall and an antique quilt exhibit are planned.

Treasure Makers of Whidbey IslandTreasures of Whidbey Island Quilt Show 
Father's Day Weekend, that is Friday, June 17th through Sunday, June 19th.
The show will be located again at the Elks Lodge at 155 NE Ernst Street in Oak Harbor, WA, The hours are: Friday, 1-7 PM, Saturday 10 AM - 6 PM, and Sunday, 10 AM - 4 PM.

The Elks will be serving lunch entrees and beverages on site, for sale. Profits from the show will be donated to the Whidbey Island Treasure Makers Guild's charity - the neonatal unit at UW. Members are making quilts to cover the incubators and as gifts to parents of the infants.

Free parking is provided and the building is handicapped accessible.
For more information:
Please contact Quilt Show Manager, Debra Staley
360 675-7216 at the Quilters Workshop

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