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!!!This is a great newsletter (it's free) for learning about quilting events in our area- SWVA Quilt News. The newsletter is a collaboration of the Blue Ridge Quilt Festival and the Old Church Gallery Quilt Guild. Please visit to learn more, read archived newsletters, and/or subscribe.


Visit the Virginia Quilt Museum. To learn about the museum's special events, exhibits, and classes visit the Virginia Quilt Museum.

July 12-25. Peaks and Pieces Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show will be held at the main branch of the Bedford Public Library, 321 N. Bridge St., Bedford, VA. The quilts may be viewed during normal library hours (the library is closed on Sundays). The library's website is Visitors are invited to vote for their favorite quilts. The ribbons of the winning quilts will be displayed on Saturday, July 22. For further information contact or visit their Facebook page

September 7-9. "Quilts in the Country 2017," a quilt show presented by The Rockbridge Pieceworkers Quilt Guild of Lexington, VA. This a judged show held in conjunction with the Rockbridge Regional Fair, Virginia Horse Center, Lexington, Virginia, Appomattox Mezzanine. Quilt Show Hours: 11am-9pm daily. An entry form can be found on their website ( Entry forms must be received by August 14, 2017.

Oct. 20-21. The Hearts and Hands ECA Quilters Guild of Sanford, NC will hold its biennial quilt show on October 20th and 21st at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center, 1801 Nash St., Sanford, NC (40 miles SW of Raleigh). The show hours will be: Fri. Oct. 20 from 10am - 5pm, and Sat. Oct. 21 from 10am - 4pm. Admission is $6, under 12 free. The theme of the show is "Look on the Bright Side". More information about the show, entry forms, categories and rules can be found on their website:


*April 6-7. Lake Quilters Guild Quilt Show 2018... "Our Quilts, Our Passion" will be held at Trinity Ecumenical Parish, 40 Lakemount Drive, Moneta, Virginia. Show hours are Friday, April 6, 9:30am to 4:30pm and Saturday, April 7, 9:30am to 4:00pm. Admission is a $5 donation. Members of the church will provide a delicious lunch for everyone to purchase and enjoy on both days. We will have a beautiful raffle quilt. The tickets will be $2 each and may be purchased from any guild member starting October 24, 2017. In addition to our quilts, there will be a number of displays made by our bee members. Come join us and enjoy our many quilts which truly are our passion. The show is co-chaired by Joyce Moorman and Joyce Noell.

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