Calico Capers Quilt Guild to host Show

The Calico Capers Quilt Guild is sponsoring the Scrap Happy Quilt Show on Saturday, October 15th, in the Montello High School Gym, 222 Forest Lane in Montello. The event runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The day includes the quilt show, along with a live quilt auction starting at 10:30 a.m., quilt art calendars for sale with Klaudeen Hansen on site to autograph, the new and gently used treasures sale, and raffle baskets that will be drawn at 2:00 p.m. There is also a quilt raffle drawing at 2:00 p.m. 

This year’s special exhibit is a tribute to Arlene Neale.

Displays will include the guild’s community outreach projects – creative talents to reach into the community to provide comfort and support. There will also be displays for Marquette County barn quilts and a toy sewing machine exhibit.

Breakfast snacks and lunch sales will be hosted by the Calico Capers Quilt Guild.

Admission at the door is $3.00 per person. Proceeds benefit benefit CCQG projects. For more information on the quilt how, visit their website at



Be sure to get your raffle tickets for a chance to win. Tickets are available from CCQG guild members, Teapot Quilt Cottage, Montello, or at the Quilt Show.  Drawing is Saturday, October 15, 2022 @ 2:00 PM (Do not need to be present to win). (Photo submitted)