Tuesday August 01st, 2017

Old Aurora Colony Quilters - Fun with a Purpose

Tuesday mornings

Old Aurora Colony Museum

Come join the fun, and put a purpose to that fun.  Take part in many quilt related projects and utilize your expertise, energy and time to benefit ACHS.

  • Hand Quilting and other projects, each Tuesday at the museum
  • Participate in Quilting demonstrations at museum events
  • Completion of annual Raffle Quilt, Auction Quilts and items made from Quilt Block Contest entries
  • Join the Quilt Show Committee
  • Preservation - construct muslin bags to store colony quilts and textiles
  • Outreach to other quilters
  • ______________________ this space blank for YOUR ideas

The Old Aurora Colony Quilters have raised many thousands of dollars to benefit the Historical Society and it’s programs. 
Call or Contact us today and see how you can be involved, or better yet stop by on Tuesday morning and see what’s new!


2017 Schedule of Exhibits and Events

Schedule of Exhibits

February 1 - May 28
“And Now Dear David, Live Well”

June 25 - October 2
“Faith Was Their Banner Strong”

October 13 - 22
“Crazy About Aurora”
45th Annual Quilt Show

Schedule of Events

March 11 - 12
35th Annual Antique Spinning Wheel Showcase
May 13
“Remembering Emma” with Jane Kirkpatrick
June 25
47th Annual Strawberry Social
July 15
Emma Wakefield Herb Garden Summer Party
July 22
Spin & Dye Fun With the Aurora Colony Handspinners Guild
August 12
Aurora Colony Day - An Old Fashioned Community Celebration
August 26
Occasion at the Octagon - Fundraising Dinner
October 13 - 22
45th Annual Quilt Show - Crazy About Aurora