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Posted On: Monday, July 29, 2019 - 3:39pm
2019 Quilt Auction Highlights Auction Lot #1073 is called Pomegranate and is in excellent condition for having been made in the mid 1800’s Auction Lot # 1149 Heritage Log Cabin has lots of detailed piecing and quilting Auction Lot # 1107 Roberta Balogh’s Fireworks V Auction Lot #1059 Ocean Waves is a scrap quilt that was made from $18 of Quilter’s Corner fabric. Not only this one, but...
Posted On: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 7:42pm
54th Annual Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale returns to the Wayne County Fairgrounds   Wooster, Ohio - July 12, 2019. For 54 years, the Mennonite, Brethren, Apostolic and Amish churches of northeastern Ohio have come together to put together a festive event to raise funds for the work of Mennonite Central Committee. The 2019 Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale and Auction is slated for August 2 & 3 at the...
Posted On: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:41pm
There’s a difference between the hand-crafted quilts you see at the Relief Sale and the ones you see in department or home goods stores. Yes, you can buy a “quilt” for $125 at a gift shop or online e-commerce store but there are key differences that you will want to consider. Low Quality vs. High Quality A quilt that is put together in a factory might feature the latest colors and patterns (or...
Posted On: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 2:02pm
Drop-off times for auction items †Wood & Tool Auction Wood and Tool Auction will be collected at 110 East Main St, Dalton (the east side of the former Clark Ceramics). This is directly across the street from the Dalton school bus garage. Please do not drop off quilt donations here. Mon, June 24 - 10am to 4pm Tues, June 25 -10am to 5pm Wed, June 26 - 10am to 5pm Thurs, June 27 - 10am...
Posted On: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
It started with an idea Louisa Erb, Location Coordinator, had while volunteering in the MCC Connections thrift shop quilt room in Kidron, OH. Why not take the skills learned to Kentucky and  give an opportunity for homeowners to give back? After  arriving  in  Hindman,  KY,  Lou talked with women  of  an MCC SWAP partner, Hindman United Methodist Church, gauging if there was interest. The women...

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