Events

Quilt & Stitch Group Meeting: All are welcome!

Join this relaxed group, interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework in a historic setting. ALL are welcome! Bring a project you are working on, or drop in for some inspiration. This group also demonstrates at Hallockville events and programs…come join in the fun!

To learn more about the Quilt and Stitch Group and their activities, visit their website: www.quiltandstitchgroup.com

$5 suggested donation per session

If you have any questions please call 631.298.5292 or email megan@hallockville.com

Quilt & Stitch Group Meeting: All are welcome!

Join this relaxed group, interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework in a historic setting. ALL are welcome! Bring a project you are working on, or drop in for some inspiration. This group also demonstrates at Hallockville events and programs…come join in the fun!

To learn more about the Quilt and Stitch Group and their activities, visit their website: www.quiltandstitchgroup.com

$5 suggested donation per session

If you have any questions please call 631.298.5292 or email megan@hallockville.com

Quilt & Stitch Group Meeting: All are welcome!

Join this relaxed group, interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework in a historic setting. ALL are welcome! Bring a project you are working on, or drop in for some inspiration. This group also demonstrates at Hallockville events and programs…come join in the fun!

To learn more about the Quilt and Stitch Group and their activities, visit their website: www.quiltandstitchgroup.com

$5 suggested donation per session

If you have any questions please call 631.298.5292 or email megan@hallockville.com

National Quilting Day 2019

Hallockville Museum Farm & Suffolk County Historical Society are excited to sponsor 2019 National Quilting Day. Join us for a presentation and demonstration of this year’s theme, Preserving the Fabrics of Your Life. National Quilting Day is observed annually on the 3rd Saturday in March and celebrates this traditional craft and art form along with recognizing quilt makers and the love and skill that goes into the making of quilts.

 

Preserving the Fabrics of Your Life”  Presenter: Susan Jerome

Nearly all families have a treasured quilt, wedding dress or other precious textile heirloom. But are these treasures being properly handled and stored? There are so many questions to consider: should an old quilt be washed? What about dry cleaning? What’s the best way to store a wedding dress? Can all the spots come out of the tablecloth or should you just live with them? And when should you call in the professional?

Susan Jerome is an expert in textile history and storage practices. Ms. Jerome will discuss how to evaluate old fabrics and appropriate ways to preserve these often fragile textiles. Her presentation will be followed by a “bed-turning” demonstration, where she will feature quilts from her own collection to demonstrate simple preservation techniques that everyone can use to preserve their own family treasures.

Tickets

$25 General Public | $20 Hallockville or SCHS Members

Seats are limited and tickets must be purchased in advance.

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or call

Hallockville at 631.298.5292 or SCHS at 631.727.2881

Quilt & Stitch Group Meeting: All are welcome!

Join this relaxed group, interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework in a historic setting. ALL are welcome! Bring a project you are working on, or drop in for some inspiration. This group also demonstrates at Hallockville events and programs…come join in the fun!

To learn more about the Quilt and Stitch Group and their activities, visit their website: www.quiltandstitchgroup.com

$5 suggested donation per session

If you have any questions please call 631.298.5292 or email megan@hallockville.com