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New Shows not in the 15th Edition.
Location of show. Click on month next to the city to view the information about that show. Shows are listed by Date in their respective month, not by City.
Wilton - Nov
West Hartford - Oct
Wallingford - Aug
Wallingford - Aug
Clinton - Oct
Middlebury - Sept
Windsor Locks - Sept
Southbury - Apr
East Haddam - Oct
Haddam Neck - Apr.
Wichester Center - Apr.
Norwich - Nov - Jan
New London

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Haddam Neck
           Annual, April

Haddam Neck Congregational Church Quilt Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Dianne McHutchison,
Location: Haddam Neck Congregational Church, 408 Quarry Hill Rd., Haddam Neck, 06424
Hours: Sat. 10-5 Sun. 11-5       Admission: $6      
Sponsored by: , ,
This is the 24th Annual quilt show held at this 19th century church overlooking the Connecticut River. There will be more than 100 quilts displayed in the church and adjacent Sunday school building, which once was a one room school house. In addition to the quilts there will be a tea room, a quilt vendor and raffle. Haddam Neck is located off route 151 and there will be signs to the church, which is located on Quarry Hill Rd.

           Even Years, April

Spring Shower of Quilts
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Phillip Gold, (203) 924-4701
Location: Crowne Plaza Southbury, 1284 Strongtown Rd., Southbury, 06488
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $10 or $15 for both days      
Sponsored by: The Connecticut Piecemakers Quilt Guild, Trumbull,
The show features ~200 quilts, both judged and displayed. Our raffle quilt is the beautiful pieced and appliqued Batik Beauty. Many vendors will be present including the guild's popular sewing and quilting boutique. Free demonstrations will take place daily. Quilt appraisals will also be available. As always, parking is free (plenty of room for buses) and food is available.

           Annual, April

Winchester Center Congregational Church Quilt Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: MaryPat Leger, (860) 379-2184
Location: Congregational Church, 1 West Rd. (corner of Rt. 263), Winchester,
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 12 - 5       Admission:      
Sponsored by: , ,
We have a display of Quilts of Valor made by the Sew Grateful Quilters, and will have a display of Earth Day Challenge quilts ( 60 challenges were given out at our last show. All these entries will be displayed together). We also have 100 - 200 quilts and needle art items on display with some of them for sale. We have a quilt that we raffle off, a few vendors, and a delicious selection of soups and sandwiches and desserts in our café.

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           Annual, 1st weekend of May

Northern Star Quilter's Guild A World of Quilts
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: ,
Location: O Neill Center-WCSU, 43 Lake Ave. Extension, Danbury, 06811
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $10                   Click here for show flyer.
Sponsored by: Northern Star Quilter's Guild, Somers,
Demonstrations, Vendors, Lunch and a Fabulous Quilt Collection.

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East Hartford
           Odd Years, 1st weekend of August

Greater Hartford Quilt Guild Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Tammy Anderson, (860) 667-3437
Location: Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field, 615 Silver Lane, East Hartford, 06118
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10- 4       Admission: $10      
Sponsored by: Greater Hartford Quilt Guild, Newington,
Our Tribute to Mother Nature Three floors of quilts, vendors, raffle baskets and a raffle quilt. There will be sections of art quilts, journal quilts, modern and traditional, youth quilts and a special group quilt exhibit of the Farmington River Quilt Project.

New London
           Even Years, August

Clamshell Quilt Guild Show Quilts all around the town
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Clamshell Quilt Guild,
Location: College Center at Crozier-Williams, Connecticut College, New London,
Hours: Sat 9 - 5, Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $8, $12 both days      
Sponsored by: Clamshell Quilt Guild, Waterfrod,
This is a popular show with many wonderful quilts. There are speakers/teachers, boutique with hand-made items, vendors, demos, raffle quilt, silent auction, raffle baskets, & food. In July 2014 the speaker/teacher will be Sue Nickels.

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           Odd Years, Fall

Showcase of Quilts
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Barbara Geraldi,
Location: Shepardson Community Center, 1172 Whittemore Rd., Rt. 188, Middlebury, 06762
Hours: Sat & Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $7      
Sponsored by: Southford Falls Quilt Guild, Middlebury,
Over 150 Quilts, Raffle Quilt & Raffle Baksets, Demonstations, Door Prizes, Vendors.

Windsor Locks
           Annual, 3rd week of September

New England Air Museum Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Jackie Kunkel, (860) 623-3305
Location: New England Air Museum, 36 Perimeter Rd., Windsor Locks, 06096
Hours: Daily 10 - 5       Admission: $12      
Sponsored by: , ,
Vendors and Demos,Mary Wilson Kerr Lectures and Quilt Tours, Trunk Shows - Book Signings - Quilt Appraisals and Food Vendors

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East Haddam
           Annual, Columbus Day weekend in October

Quilt & Needle Arts Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Margaret, (860) 537-3323
Location: First Church of Christ, Congregational, 499 Town St. (Rt. 151), East Haddam, 06423
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 1 - 5       Admission: $6      
Sponsored by: First Church of Christ, Congregational, East Haddam,
Our 20th Anniversary celebration will include special displays and demonstrations. Members of African American quilting guild from Massachusetts, “Sisters in Stitches: Joined by the Cloth” join us and display quilts. Their quilts are unique creations, many of which are made from original African fabric. Member Susi Ryan, will give a lecture Sat. at 2pm. Barbara Chojnacki will demonstrate how to make Japanese fabric flowers Sat. at 11am. And Susan Varanka will demonstrate hand quilting on Sun. from 1-3pm. The celebration will include door prizes, with several drawings each day. Vendors and a boutique for your shopping pleasure. Bring your appetite to enjoy homemade soups and pies in our café. Be sure to buy your raffle ticket for a chance to win this year’s 20th addition “Delectable Mountains” queen size quilt.

           Odd Years, 3rd Saturday in October

Shoreline Quilters Guild Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Judith, (203) 779-5411
Location: The Morgan School, 27 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton,
Hours: Sat 9 - 5       Admission: $6      
Sponsored by: , ,
Large exhibit of quilts, silvent auction, raffle baskets, Craft Market & Vendors. View the Keepsake Quilting Challenge Collection

West Hartford
           Even Years, Fall

Farmington Valley Quilters Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Maureen Hulsart, (860) 651-6225
Location: University of Hartford (Student Union), 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford,
Hours: Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4       Admission: $10      
Sponsored by: Farmington Valley Quilters, Weatogue,
The Farmington Valley Quilt Guild is hosting their biannual quilt show featuring over 200 quilts. On display are Traditional, Modern and Art quilts and this year we are highlighting a display of Quilts of Valor. A beautiful full-size quilt is being raffled in addition to 12 baskets of various themes brimming with treasures for quilters and non-quilters. AOS Certified Appraiser Lois Palmer will be onsite during the show to appraise quilts. Appointments for appraisals are recommended but walk-in will be accommodated as time allows. Please call Lois at 860-668-2710 for an appointment. Please join us to enjoy a beautiful display of quilts. Parking is free.

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           Annual, 2nd weekend in November

Wilton Histocial Society's Fine Craftsman Show
           Next Show Dates:
Contacts       Website:       Email:       Phone: Kate Gluckin, (203) 762-7257
Location: Wilton Historical Society Complex, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, 06897
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sat 10 - 4       Admission:      
Sponsored by: Wilton Historical Society, Wilton,
Come join the celebration as we commemorate our Silver Anniversary presenting fresh and exciting works by America's finest artisans.

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