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The Knox County Quilt Guild will host a non-juried quilt show during the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival, Aug. 9-11.

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Quilt Guild invites all quilting enthusiasts in and around Knox County to display quilts, wall hangings, quilted clothing or miscellaneous items in their annual show. The non-juried show will take place during the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival and will be held at the Mount Vernon YMCA Sports Center, Aug. 9, 10 and 11.

Entry forms are available at Paw Patch Quilt Shop, 444 Columbus Road; Paragraphs Bookstore, 229 S. Main St.; on the Dan Emmett Festival website at DanEmmettFestival.org or by emailing knoxquiltshow@yahoo.com. Deadline for entry is July 22.

The Quilt Show will take place on Friday, Aug. 9 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, August 10 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Regular admission is $3 and senior admission is $2. The show is handicap accessible. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Hospice of Knox County.



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