Friday, May 6, 2011

PRESS RELEASE: Central Vermont Quilt Show at the Old Labor Hall in Barre

Central Vermont Quilt Show

Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7, 2011

Hours: Fri. 2-7 pm, Sat. 9 am-5 pm; grand opening with awards Fri. 5 pm

Old Labor Hall, 46 Granite St, Barre, VT 05641

Visit the 2011 show, May 6 and 7 at Barre's historic Old Labor Hall.

  • See 50 quilts by local Central Vermont quilters in a variety of styles and sizes.
  • View a special display of 14 quilts made by the Mad Quilters' Kwilt Kamp Krew - all using the same pattern but with different fabrics for completely different looks.
  • View this year's special Bra Bags for Breast Cancer display.
  • Shop our fantastic merchants including local quilt shops, fiber artists, and craft suppliers.
  • Learn quilting techniques through demonstrations by prominent local quilters, on the hour Sat., 10 am-3 pm.
  • Cast your vote for Viewers' Choice Awards.
  • Buy raffle tickets for four seasonal table runners and 3 special themed baskets.

While you are at our show, be sure to check out area businesses like the Re-Store two doors down and visit Studio Place Arts !