Quilt show coming May 5


Dana Henley, the club president and event organizer,  shows one of her quilts.The Country Quilters of Jefferson County will hold their 11th biennial quilt show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, May 5, at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.

Admission to the show is free, but donations are accepted. Door prizes will be given away every half hour.

Quilt exhibitors may check their quilts in on Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the fairgrounds. There is no fee to exhibit a quilt.

Nonmembers of the quilting group may show up to five quilts, and members may show as many as they wish, space permitting. Quilts sold will be charged 13 percent of the purchase price.

After the show, quilts need to be picked up between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m., on Sunday.

For more information, contact Dana Henley at 541-280-4724, or Joanne Heare at 541-546-4502.