Quilt Show opens March 9

The Hi Desert Quilt Guild will hold its 2013 “Quilts for a Desert Spring” show on March 9-10 at Mesquite Hall, Desert Empire Fairgrounds. Hours on March 9 will be 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; on March 10 they’ll be 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission is $5 for ages 12 and older. Children younger than 12 are free.

Included in the show will be a lecture by Violet Vaughnes, “The Value and Reasons for a Quilt Appraisal,” a special exhibit of quilts honoring 70 years of the Navy at China Lake, small quilt auction at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, opportunity quilt drawing at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, vendors, Guild Boutique, door prizes, and quilt appraisals by Violet Vaughnes.

Story First Published: 2013-02-27