Bergen County Quilt & Coverlet Show
Old Paramus Reformed Church and Schoolhouse Museum
650-660 E. Glen Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ
October 1 & 2, 2021
Quilts and Coverlets, 1800-1976, from Bergen County, New Jersey, Museums and Private Collections
General Admission Tickets are $10.00 & will be available at the door
This fall, on Friday, October 1 from 10:00-5:00pm and Saturday, October 2 from 10:00-4:00pm, the Mahwah Museum will be participating in the Bergen County Quilt and Coverlet show, a two-day event highlighting quilts and coverlets made in Bergen County, New Jersey. Eighty quilts and thirty-six coverlets, made between 1800 and 1976, on loan from the collections of thirteen local museums and sixteen private collections, will be on display. This is a rare opportunity to view these fragile textiles. A quilt and coverlet from the Mahwah Museum will be on display. Over the course of the weekend, the show will be featuring a lecture on American quilts by Dana Balsamo, a coverlet tour by Kay Yeomans, a quilt tour by Peggy Norris, and a quilt raffle. Tickets to the show are $10 for general admission ($5 for children 12 and under) or $25 for admission and a tour. Please note that due to ongoing precautions concerning COVID-19, space is limited for tours and lectures and registration is required. General admission tickets will be available at the door.
We are so excited to be participating in this incredible event and if you have any questions feel free to reach out to us or contact the Bergen County Quilt Show at:
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