The public is invited to attend the Cable Car Quilters Guild Spring Quilt Show, Colors in Motion, May 9 and 10, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom of the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. The event features the talents and skills of over 150 Guild members as well as quilters from around the area. The show also includes a mini quilt auction, technique demonstrations, raffle baskets and a Merchant Mall. Hours for the show are noon 'til 7 p.m. on Friday, May 9 and 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 10. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students with ID and Children under 12 FREE.
As a non-profit group, the Cable Car Quilters Guild raises money through this event to be used for education of local members and quilts for Dubuque area's less fortunate. Groups that have benefitted from the skills of our local quilters include area veterans through the Quilts of Valor program, women's shelters, Salvation Army and others.
Appraisal appointments are available to have your cherished family heirloom quilts appraised. Please contact Jane Petersen at 563-599-8979 to schedule an appointment.