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Riverside Christian Church Annual Fall Festival

9am - 4pm

1001 N Litchfield, Wichita
Riverside Christian Church Annual Fall Festival
September 27, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m, 1001 N Litchfield , Wichita
Come Celebrate with Us!
 Arts, crafts, vendors, home grown garden products and baked goods
 Pony rides for the kids
 Hourly silent auctions.
 Food from the legendary cooks of the RCC Men’s Group until 2 p.m..
 Local entertainment
Further information? Jill Clary, 316-841-4932
Jill Clary, 316-841-4932

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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!

1-5pm

Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main, Wichita, KS 67202
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket for free. To receive your “Museum Day Live! Admission Ticket” for you and one guest to The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum go to our website at www.wichitahistory.org. You must print your ticket and present it to receive your free admission or have it accessible on your mobile device.
Eric Cale - (316) 265-9314

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The Mary Schafer Collection: A Legacy of Quilt History

9am-430pm

Stauth Memorial Museum, 111 N Aztec Street, Montezuma, KS 67867
Born in Austria-Hungary in 1910 and later immigrating to the United States, Mary Schafer would become one of an important group of women who kept quilting and quilt studies alive between World War II and the 1970s revival of interest in quilts. A resident of Michigan for most of her life, she has long been recognized as one of the forerunners of quilt studies as well as the developer of one of the most important quilt history collections in the country. This exhibition traces the life and work of a unique individual, whose passion for an art form has contributed greatly to its survival. The quilts featured in "A Legacy of Quilt History" reflect the varying aspects of Mary's interests and work, from nineteenth century quilts she collected to more recent works she has designed herself and often collaborated on with other quilters. These intricate and colorful creations are supplemented with biographical information that draws from Mary's collection of her own letters and other ephemera, recently acquired by the Michigan State University Museum. The result is an often very personal expression of Mary Schafer's work, friendships and her lifelong efforts "to raise in popular esteem" the appreciation of quilts and their history.
Kim Legleiter, (620)846-2527 stauthm@ucom.net, www.stauthmemorialmuseum.org

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