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Quilters Hall of Fame Celebration

Auctions, house tours, workshops, exhibits, and lectures by some of the biggest names in quilting, as well as the induction of the new honoree Marti Michell. A popular teacher, Marti has taught in 49 states and 26 countries. Nearly 1.75 million books authored by Marti have been sold. You undoubtedly have fabric patterns or tools…

Weaver-Pettiford Exhibit at Marion Public Library

Marion Public Library and Museum is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Weaver-Pettiford Family Reunions with a special exhibit. Learn about the amazing history of the Weaver settlement in Grant County. Originally known as Crossroad, the community was later renamed Weaver in honor of a prominent family. One of Indiana’s early black pioneer communities, Weaver…