2016 Fall Festival of Quilts

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2016
End Date: 
Sunday, October 9, 2016

The Monadnock Quilters' Guild is gearing up for its "Fall Festival of Quilts." Every two years the Guild holds its quilt show at the South Meadow School in Peterborough, NH (Address: 108 Hancock Rd., Peterborough, NH 03458). Click here for directions. The dates for the show this year are October 8 & 9, 2016.

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, October 9, 2016  - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

This year the MQG will have a special exhibit of "Quilts of Valor" quilts made by guild members. These will be given to the New Hampshire Chapter at the end of the show to be distrubuted to veterans of the armed forces.

Check out the selection of raffle quilts (photo gallery below) available this year. Guild members will be setting up a display at several activities this summer in the area. You may purchase tickets at these events, from any guild member or at the show.They are numbered and you can choose which ones you would like to try your luck on.

Please stop by the Monadnock Quilters' Guild tent at one of the following events to see the talent of it's guild members and perhaps purchase a few tickets to help us support the Childhood Cancer Lifeline of New Hampshire.

Greenfield, NH on June 25
Yankee Barn Sale, Dublin, NH on July 23
Jaffrey Riverfest on July 30
Antrim Home & Harvest – September 17

There will be several vendors for your shopping pleasure. Please be sure to stop in at their booths.


Aunt Mary's Quilting, Derry, NH
Bits N Pieces, Pelham, NH
Bunkhouse Quilt Shop, Lyndeborough, NH
Conwell Corners, Canaan, NH
Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop, Freeport, ME
Cowles Quilting, St. Albans, VT
Quilting A Way To A Pieceful Life, Amherst, NH
Quilted Treasures, Rindge, NH
Quilter's Loft, LLC, Dudley, MA
TNT Quilt Boards LLC, Lunenburg, MA
U Sew Quilting Solutions, Norridgwock, ME

Several demonstrations will take place throughout both days.

Saturday, October 8

10AM        Luciel Wilson Broderie Perse

11AM        Lorraine Walker  Pineapple Paper piecing               

                  Bev Wakeman Twister

12 Noon    Debra Napsy  Bargello

                  Christine Wheeler Crazy Quilting

1PM          Bev Wakeman Flying Geese

                  Candace Gebhart Hand Quilting

                  Carol Wright Hawaiian Applique

2PM          Kathy Eiichorn English Paper Piecing

                  Carol Wright  Hawaiian Applique

3PM          Janet Jackson  Drunkard’s Path

                 Carol Wright  Hawaiian Applique

4PM          Pauline Robertson Red Work

                  Carol Wright  Hawaiian Applique

Sunday, October 9

10AM       Kirsten Barwood Paper Piecing

                 Janet Jackson Drunkard’s Path

11AM       Connie Lebel  Hand Piecing

                 Elaine Maurice Machine Applique

12Noon    Nancy Burnham rag quilting

                Carol Wright Hawaiian Applique

1PM        Jan Hicks Needle Turn Applique

               Candace Gebhart Hand Quilting

               Carol Wright Hawaiian Applique

2PM       Linda Blackman English Paper Piecing

               Christine Wheeler Necktie Quilts

3PM       Judy Damon  Paper Piecing

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