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At the New England Quilt Museum September 11-
UPCOMING SHOWS, SHOP HOPS
& ITEMS OF INTEREST
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Silver City Quilt Guild show, Sat. & Sun., September 28 & 29, 2019
Friedman Middle School, 500 Norton Ave, Taunton, MA 02180

Admission $8
Raffle Quilt "A Day at the Zoo", raffle baskets, over 150 quilts, Quilts of Valor, merchants
all and more!

To see the show flyer:  
Silver City Quilt Guild show poster
Click on the photo at the right to see a
larger image.
The Big E Creative Arts Competitions
September 13-29, 2019
Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Ave.
West Springfield MA 01013

www.thebige.com

$15.00

Free tickets to The Big E Fair with received entries to one of the contests.

45 Departments of Creative Arts Competitions to enter including Quilting, Photography,
Fine Arts, Horticulture, Knitting, Crocheting, Canning, Food Contests, Woodturning,
Needlework, and many more.

Handicapped accessible
Merrimack Valley Quilt Guild Show: "39 & Counting"
Fri. & Sat., September 27 & 28, 2019
11 Hale Street
Newburyport MA 01950

http://mvquilters.org/

Admission: $8; $5 per person for groups of 10 or more
Quilt show with something for everyone – vendors, penny raffle, silent auction,
demonstrations, boutique and awesome quilts for viewing.

Handicap accessible

Parking is available with easy access to the entrance.

Lunch will be available for purchase at our kitchen.
Squanicook Colonial Quilt Guild presents their "Autumn Festival of Quilts"
September 14-15, 2019  10:00-4:00 each day
Hawthorne Brook Middle School
64 Brookline Street, Route 13, Townsend, MA
Admission $7.00

Over 200 quilts on display
Refreshments
Raffle Baskets
Vendors
Demonstrations
Scrap Table
Boutique

For more information:
SquanicookQuiltGuild.com
Ninigret Quilters 2019 Quilt Show
Fri.- Sun., October 18-20, 2019  10:00-4:00 each day
Westerly Armory, 41 Railroad Ave., Westerly, RI
Admission $5

Over 100 quilts on display
Raffle Baskets
Vendors
Cafe

Raffle quilt, "Ocean Sunset"
Bennington QuiltFest, September 14-15, 2019
Saturday 9-5, Sunday 10-4
MAU Middle School, 747 East Rd, Bennington, VT
Admission $8
Handicapped accessible

Quilts
Demonstrations
Raffle Quilt
Challenge Quilts
Special Exhibit
Vendors
QuiltFest Cafe  

BenningtonQuiltFest.com
While you're in Bennington, be sure to go to the Bennington Museum to see the 1863
Jane Stickle Quilt
, the inspiration for all the "Dear Jane" quilts out there!  Because of its
fragile condition, the quilt is on display only for a short time each year.  
Click on the photo at the right to see a
larger image.
Rising Star Quilters Guild 32nd Annual Show
Friday Oct. 4 & Saturday Oct. 5, 2019
St. Brigid Church, 1995 Mass. Ave., Lexington, MA
(wheelchair accessible)

In Keilty Hall (the bigger one, under the church):
The Quilts
Scavenger hunts
Raffle quilt
Mini quilt raffle and raffle baskets
Café
Vendors
Demonstrations by RSQ members
Yard sale

In Parish Hall:
Boutique
More Quilts, including the challenge quilts

A portion of the proceeds are donated to REACH Beyond Domestic Violence

Admission $7.00
Children 12 years and under free!

2019 Raffle Quilt: "Just Around the Corner"

This queen size quilt is constructed primarily with one fabric as shown in the border.
Identical squares are cut, rotated, and sewn in blocks surrounded by sashing and
keystones. This contemporary color scheme will fit well in both modern and traditional
settings.

Buying raffle tickets
Raffle tickets may be purchased in advance. Tickets are 1 for $1 or a book of 6 for $5.
Send checks to: RISING STAR QUILTERS P.O. Box 457 Lexington MA 02420. Don't forgot
to include contact information so we can contact you if you win!
close-up of raffle quilt blocks
2019 Burlington Quilters' Guild Quilt Show
Sat. & Sun. October 19 & 20  Saturday 10-5, Sunday 10-4
Middlesex Community College, 591 Springs Rd, Bedford, MA
Admission $7   Wheelchair Accessible   Free Parking

Vendors
Boutique
Raffle Baskets
Raffle Quilt
Scavenger Hunt with Prizes
Refreshments