Join us for First organizational meeting: Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 6-9 PM, Hallockville Hudson House meeting room. All persons interested in the history of quilt-making and who wish to participate in efforts to preserve our quilt heritage on Long Island are welcome to join the Hallockville Quilt Study Group.
Purpose: To share, research and learn about old quilts and textiles in an informal group. Activities
may include (but not limited to):
Sharing quilts to examine techniques used, pattern, fabrics, and history, monthly
Hosting Quilt Study Days, 2-4 times a year
Recreating vintage quilts including drafting and directions to share with the public in traditional quilt making classes.
Maintain membership in the American Quilt Study Group for the purpose of education.
Provide or host programs/exhibits to share the history of quilting in our area, once a year or every other year.
Assist in preparing the Hallockville Museum Farm quilts to be added to the nation-wide Quilt Index.