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May 30, 2015 (9am-6pm)
Spring "Stripper" Competition, First prize $100
$50/per person - Contestants receive the same "stripper" to create their own unique quilt top in one day
Aaron Whitney Homestead
420 E Kansas St, Elburn, IL 60119
(630) 365-2687 or

June 6-7, 2015
Hearts 'n' Hands Quilt Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Whiteside Middle School
111 Warrior Way, Belleville, IL 62221
For additional details, contact

June 13, 2015
Color in Motion Quilt Show
Taylorville H.S., Route 29, Taylorville, IL

June 21 - September 8, 2015
Row By Row Experience

July 17-19, 2015
Batavia Quilt & Textile Show
sponsored by Batavia Depot Museum
Eastside Community Center
14 N Van Buren, Batavia, IL

July 24-25, 2015
River Country Quilt Show
Jacksonville High School
1211 North Diamond, Jacksonville, IL 62650
Contact: Barbara Suelter 217-602-0426

July 2015
33rd Annual Midwest Heritage Quilt Show
Vermilion County Museum, 116 N Gilbert, Danville, IL 61832

September 15 - December 31, 2015
30 Quilts for 30 Years: Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry
Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mt. Vernon, IL

September 26-27, 2015
Autumn Gems Quilt Show 2015
Peoria Civic Center
201 SW Jefferson, Peoria, IL 61602

September 2015 TBD
Super City Quilt City Connection Annual Quilt Show
sponsored by Metropolis Tourism, Harrah's, NQM
100 Front St, Metropolis, IL 62960 or

October 2-3, 2015
Olney Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Christian Church of Olney
400 Sam Street, Olney, IL 62450

October 2-3, 2015
Heart Quilt Quild Bi-Annual Quilt Show
Chapin's East
502 Twin Rail Drive, Minooka, IL. 60447

October 16-17, 2015
Calhoun County Quilt Tour 9
Quilts exhibited in Brussels, Hardin, Batchtown and Kampsville 
Calhoun County, IL
For information, contact Robbie at 618.232.1268 or Jane at 618.883.2578

October 24, 2015
Heifer International Quilt Auction
Glenview Community Church
1000 Elm Street, Glenview, IL 60025
Beryl Bills at
Audrey Veath at 815-347-2516
Beth Gunzel at 312-340-8866 or

October 25-26, 2015
Northern Lake County Quilters' Guild presents:
Lake County Impressions XII Quilt Show
Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Center
2007 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073
$6 admission.  For additional information, contact Sharon Wick at

October 2-3, 2015
Village Quilters of Lake Bluff/Lake Forest Biennial Quilt Show
Libertyville Sports Complex
950 N. Highway 45, Libertyville, IL

October 2015 TBD
Quilting in the Heartland - Annual Quilt Show
Salem Community Activities Center
416 Oglesby, Salem, IL 62881

October 2015 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
Oblong Municipal Building
206 South Range Street, Oblong, IL 62449


Spring 2016
Northwest Suburban Quilters Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Prairie Stone Sports & Wellness Center
5050 Sedge Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL

March 2016 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
sponsored by Heartland Quilters Guild
Main Street United Methodist Church, 1400 Main St, Alton, IL

March 2016 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
sponsored by Pride of Prairie Quilters
Richland Grade School
1919 Caton Farm Rd, Crest Hill, IL 60403

March 2016 TBD
Hands All Around Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Spectrum
Central Catholic High School
1201 Airport Road, Bloomington, IL

March 2016 TBD
Q.U.I.L.T.S in Action
Illinois State Fairgrounds (Gate 9)
Orr Building, Springfield, IL 62702

April 2016 TBD
Annual Aruth Amish Country Quilt Show
Otto Center
2056 County Rd 1800 E, Arthur, IL 61911

April 2016 TBD
Original Sewing & Quilt Festival
Schaumburg Convention Center
1551 N Thoreau Dr, Schaumburg, IL 60173

April 2016 TBD
Annual Southern Illinois Quilt Exhibit
Presented by Herrin Area Historical Society
Herrin Civic Center
101 S 16th St, Herrin, IL 62948
Phillip Stucker at 618-942-2568 or
Doris Frey at 618-218-4955 or

April 2016 TBD
Cunningham Children's Home Annual Festival of Quilts
Cunningham Children's Home Spiritual Life Center
1301 N Cunningham Ave, Urbana, IL 61802
(217) 367-3728

April 7-9, 2016
International Quilt Festival
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL

October 14-15, 2016
Prairie Star Quilters Guild 2016 Quilt Show
DuPage County Fairgrounds
2015 West Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL 60187



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