Quilters Group To Hold Show

NORTH?EAST?- The North East Crazy Quilters will hold their 2013 Quilt Show, “Vacation Destination,” on Saturday, June 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 9, from noon to 4 p.m. at the North East Elementary Center.

The show features 200 quilts of all sizes plus two challenge categories: Dream Vacation, UFO and a special Christmas tree wall hanging display. Other activities include: tea room, Chinese auction, raffle quilt, demonstrations and vendors. The raffle quilt, which won the honor of being featured as the cover quilt on the Quilt Shop Navigator 2013 Regional Directory, will be on display. Tickets may be purchased prior to the show from guild members and will be sold at the show with the winning ticket drawn on Sunday at 3 p.m.

Show admission fee is $4. Parking is free and the school is handicapped accessible. North East Ementary Center is located at 50 E. Division St., North East, Pa.

Simultaneously, “Art in the Park” is being held at North East’s Gibson Park which makes the town an arts and crafts weekend destination event.

NECQ guild members represent North Western, Pa., and New York with the mission to promote traditional and all styles of quilting arts education, fellowship and friendship. For more information about the show or guild, contact 814-725-8510 or FLBLE@verizon.net.