Amish quilting presentation set Sept. 17 at Detroit Lakes Library
Learn about Amish culture and history from presenter Julie Tebay, whose knowledge is based on extensive correspondence with Amish coworkers and friends that share a talent for master quilting; many of whom are employed at Quilting Plus, Tebay's h...
Learn about Amish culture and history from presenter Julie Tebay, whose knowledge is based on extensive correspondence with Amish coworkers and friends that share a talent for master quilting; many of whom are employed at Quilting Plus, Tebay’s hand-quilting business located in Rochester, Minn.
Tebay’s unusual Amish quilt collection - purchased directly from her friends - features quilts from the late 1800s through the 1900s and will be displayed at each presentation.
The program is free and open to the public.
Tebay’s presentation schedule will be as follows:
- Tuesday, Sept. 16: 10:30 a.m., Fertile Library; 5 p.m., McIntosh Library; 7 p.m., Fosston Library.
- Wednesday, Sept. 17: 10 a.m., Bagley Library; 2 p.m., Mahnomen Library; 7 p.m., Detroit Lakes Library.
- Thursday, Sept. 18: 9:30 a.m., ulen LINK Site; 2 p.m., Twin Valley Living Center; 6:30 p.m., Ada Library.
This programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.
LARL’s The Beat Goes On series is all about digging deeper to find meaningful Minnesota stories and experiences and sharing them with each other.
Celebrate Minnesota arts and heritage with those in your community at the most comfortable and welcoming place in town… Lake Agassiz Regional Library.
Learn more about The Beat Goes On Series at www.larl.org/legacy .
More information about LARL services and programs can be found online at www.larl.org .
LARL serves the residents of Becker, Clay, Clearwater, Mahnomen, Norman, Polk and Wilkin counties, with branch libraries in Detroit Lakes, Ada, Bagley, Barnesville, Breckenridge, Climax, Crookston, ertile, Fosston, Hawley, Mahnomen, McIntosh and Moorhead and LINK sites in Cormorant, Frazee, Lake Park, Gonvick, Halstad, Hendrum, Twin Valley and Ulen.