- May 26-27, 2015 (Tue-Wed) -- "Quilts of our Lives" programs by Eleanor Burns and Patricia Knoechel
. . Quilt in a Day founder and international television quilter Eleanor Burns and sister Patricia Knoechel, Zelienople natives, present programs to raise funds for the Harmony Museum on Tuesday, May 26, and Zelienople Historical Society on Wednesday, May 27.
. . The annual Harmony Museum event, 10 a.m.-noon in Stewart Hall, 218 Mercer St., Harmony, is already nearly sold out. The next dayís program in Zelienople begins at 6 p.m. in St. Peterís Reformed Church., 320 E. Grandview Ave.
. . The theme for each is "Quilts of Our Lives." Burns and Knoechel want to share memories and quilts from the homes of audience members who grew up in Harmony or Zelienople. Also covered are techniques from their new publications, including the book "All Star Quilt" and patterns "Birdhouse Quilt," "Sew Radiant Quilts," "Color Wheel Quilt," and "Magic Mountains." Quilts will be displayed, and books and supplies can be purchased.
. . Admission is $7, and paid reservations are recommended. For Harmony Museum tickets phone 724-452-7341, or buy them at the Harmony Museum Shop, 222 Mercer St., phone 724-452-5509, Tuesday-Saturday noon-4 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m. For Zelienople Historical Society tickets phone 724-452-9457. For more information, see www.harmonymuseum.org/Event-Details.html
- Sep 12-13, 2015 -- Third Annual Saxonburg Quilt Show during the Saxonburg Festival of the Arts Show
. . at St. Luke's Centennial Hall behind the church, 110 State Street, Saxonburg, PA 16056
. . 10AM-5PM Saturday and 12PM-5PM Sunday
. . for more information call Betty Learn 724-352-2651, email@example.com
- Oct 8-10, 2015 (Fri-Sun) -- 21st Annual Quilt Show: Paper Pieced Quilt
. . sponsored by The Beaver Valley Piecemakers
. . New Location Ė Chippewa United Methodist Church, Community Life Center, 2545 Darlington Rd., Beaver Falls, PA 15010.
. . Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m.
. . Vendors, Raffle, Food
. . Admission $ 7; Children 12 & under Free
. . (724) 495-0825
- Nov 6-7, 2015 (Fri-Sat)-- Martha Washington Quilters Guild Show: Vintage Memories
. . Church of the Covenant, 267 East Beau Street, Washington, PA 15301
. . Friday the 6th 10am-4pm, Saturday the 7th 10am - 3pm
. . Admission $6
. . Over 150 quilts! Vendors, Raffles, Flea Market
. . For additional information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org