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American Quilter's Society
PO Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002-3290

Toll-free (for orders only, please):
1-800-626-5420
Phone: 270-898-7903
Fax: 270-898-1173

Physical Street Address for UPS/FedEx Shipments Only:
5801 Kentucky Dam Road Paducah, KY 42003-9323

Quilting Community AQS News

American Quilter's Society's AQS QuiltWeek Returns to Lancaster

by Katherine Rupp, Marketing Director

 

Lancaster, PA - American Quilter’s Society, the largest quilting membership organization in the world, is pleased to announce the return of its popular AQS QuiltWeek event to Lancaster, PA. The event will run from March 29 to April 1, 2017, at the Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 South Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603.

 

Fifteen thousand in attendance are expected to converge on the Lancaster area to enjoy four days of the best in international quilt and textile artistry. Nearly 500 quilts will be on display with more than $50,000 in prizes to be awarded for quilting excellence at the event. In addition, AQS QuiltWeek will be hosting a series of workshops with some of the top talent in the quilting industry and an extensive Merchant Mall comprised of both local and national vendors.

Included in the AQS QuiltWeek celebrated exhibits are Cherrywood Challenge 2016: The Lion King, New Quilts from an Old Favorite: New York Beauty from the National Quilt Museum, and Focus & Fiber: Quilts by Melissa Sobotka. Evening events feature world-renowned celebrities presenting their unique spin on fabric, quilting, and life, including a dynamic session with Lisa H. Calle, and the ever-popular All-Star Review.

 

Admission to AQS QuiltWeek includes access to all special exhibits and the Merchant Mall. Hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, March 29–31, and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 1. Ticket and additional information can be found at quiltweek.com or by calling 1-270-898-7903. This event is open to the public.

 

 

About the American Quilter’s Society

 

The American Quilter’s Society is the largest quilting membership organization in the world. For more than thirty years, AQS has been the leading voice in quilting through a broad suite of products, magazines, books, live events, contests, workshops, online networks, patterns, fabrics, and catalogs. For more information about the American Quilter’s Society, please visit http://www.americanquilter.com or call 1-270-898-7903.