POSTPONED: Pioneer Quilts: the Untold Stories: History Told through Fabric and Patterns

POSTPONED: Pioneer Quilts: the Untold Stories: History Told through Fabric and Patterns

Date/Time
Sep 24, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library

Description

POSTPONED to November due to a death in the family.

Pioneer Quilts: the Untold Stories will engage the audience to look beyond the quilt as just a blanket. Learn the history of pioneers through quilt patterns, fabrics, images and uses of quilts in the daily life of a pioneer. After the program, the audience is invited to construct a quilt block to tell a part of their own personal history. Supplies will be provided.

Presented by Teressa Sward, Technical Preservation Specialist, Western Historic Trails Center

This program is free and open to the public. Due to COVID restrictions, a face mask and social distancing are required for in-person attendees. Registration is required to attend. To sign up, contact the Reference Desk at 712-323-7553, ext. 2.

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