Date and location: Sept. 18 and 19, 2014, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sept. 20 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Springfield Expo Center, 635 E St Louis St., Springfield, Missouri (MAP)
Description: The Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Guild’s 2014 quilt show “Celebrate Quilting” will feature more than 400 quilts. Elsie M. Campbell will be the judge and give two lectures Thursday (10:00 and 2:00). Lori East will give two lectures Friday (10:00 and 2:00) and appraise quilts by appointment Saturday. Antique Bed Turnings are scheduled at 11:30 all three days and at 3:30 Thursday and Friday. A Wearable Art Fashion Show is set for 2:00 Saturday. Ongoing events at the show include a Silent Auction of quilts of all sizes and the guild’s Bits & Pieces Boutique. Guild displays are planned by the Featherweight Club, Quilt Odyssey Fabric Art Group and Turning Points Applique Group, as well as its community outreach programs Community Quilts and Quilts of Valor. More information and updates are available at the guild’s website www.OzarkPiecemakers.com.