MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - The 22nd Annual Gathering of Quilts exhibition will feature quilts made by the Cedarhurst Quilters.
Quilts will be displayed in the Regenhardt Gallery at Shrode Art Center as well as the Beal Grand Corridor Gallery inside the Mitchell Museum, both located at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts in Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Several quilts in the show tell a family story or the design honors their heritage or the memory of a loved one, along with many other wonderful textile talents.
The exhibit will be open August 6 through October 16. A Preview Reception will be held Saturday, August 6 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with quilters sharing their experiences and history of quilting.
A special bed turning program will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 14 in the Beal Grand Corridor at Mitchell Museum and feature quilts made by charter members of the Cedarhurst Quilters.
Hours for viewing the quilt exhibitions are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.