Journey to Freedom A History in Quilts

Date/Time

Feb 3, 2013 to Mar 22, 2013
02:00 PM until 12:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

The Stitch in Time Quilt Guild, a group of African American women living in the Dover area, will present a show of their story quilts in honor of Black History Month. 

Their quilts focus on historical events and people in Delaware and American history.  Many tell stories of the Underground Railroad and incorporate the "secret quilt codes" of the time.

Bring your friends and family to meet the artists at the reception on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 2:00 pm.  The reception is free and open to the public. 

These wonderful quilts will be on display through March 22, 2013 in the Siegel JCC ArtSpace. 

Cost

Free and open to the public.

Location

View map Siegel JCC
101 Garden of Eden Road
Wilmington, DE

Additional Information

Sponsor

Siegel JCC

Phone

302-478-5660

Contact name

Katie Glazier

Contact email

katieglazier@siegeljcc.org

County:

Kent County,New Castle County

Neighborhood:

Bear,Camden,Claymont,Delaware City,Dover,Elsmere,Greenville-Centreville,Hockessin,Little Creek,Middletown,New Castle,Newark,Newport,North Wilmington,Odessa,Pike Creek,Smyrna,Townsend,Wyoming

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