Folklife Center - Gallery
Wings Falls Quilters Guild
Celebrates 40 Years of Quilting 1977-2017
January 18 to July 7, 2017
Schedule of Events
All are free & held in the Library's Community Room unless otherwise noted.
Reception in Folklife Gallery
Wednesday, January 18, 5 to 7pm (snowdate: January 25)
Quilt Makers of Gees Bend (film, USA, 2005, 60 min)
Tuesday, February 7, 6:30 pm • co-hosted by the Film Series
Make a Toy-Sized Quilt with Jeanne Koslowski (kids' workshop ages 9+)
Registration required. Children's Department 518-792-6508 ext 4
Wednesday, February 22, 10 to noon • co-hosted by the Children's Department
Ruby Jubilee, 40 years of Quilting by Sue Bishop (illustrated talk)
Wednesday, March 29, 7 pm • www.wingsfallsquilters.org
Trails to Tales: Schoharie County's Quilt Barn Trail (illustrated talk)
by Ellen McHale & Lillian Spina-Caza
Wednesday, April 19, 7 pm • www.quiltbarntrail.com
Forward Into Light (performance)
Old Song Inc. presents Women's Suffrage Movement in NYS in Song & Story
Thursday, April 20, 7 pm • forwardintolight.oldsongs.org
Wings Falls Quilters Guild Ruby Jubilee Quilt Show
Saturday, May 6, 10 am to 5 pm & Sunday, May 7, 10 am to 4 pm
Queensbury Hotel • Admission $7.00
Sharing a Passion for Quilts: Block Therapy with Bonnie Dwyer
Illustrated talk & historic appraisals - bring a family heirloom to share!
Wednesday, May 24, 7 pm • www.bonniedwyer.com
Image: Remembering the Past, quilt by Linda Zila, 2008.
This exhibition is curated by Marina Skea and Linda Zila of the Wings Falls Quilters Guild, produced by The Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library, and funded in part by the Leo Cox Beach Philanthropic Foundation, and the New York State Council on the Arts- the Folk Arts Program with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.