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Event: Bollinger County Museum of Natural History: Missouri Bicentennial Quilt Display

Date: Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 12:00 PM to Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 4:30 PM

Location: 209 Mayfield Drive, Marble Hill, MO

Cost: Regular Admission

Contact: 573.238.1174

Description:

Come see the that quilt honors Missouri’s 200 years of statehood!

The quilt blocks highlight Missouri’s geography, culture, and creativity. The State Historical Society of Missouri accepted quilt block submissions from October
2018 to September 2019. Each block features a unique design that brings to life a piece of the history of the county the quilt block represents.

The Bicentennial Quilt will be traveling the state this year and can be viewed by the public at Bollinger County Museum of Natural History in Marble Hill on Friday, March 5 and Saturday, March 6 from 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm with regular museum admission.

The designer of Bollinger County’s quilt block, Linda Whitener, will be at the museum Saturday, March 6, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.

Missouri 4-H club recently finished their own bicentennial quilt. This quilt will also be touring the state and you will be able to view the Missouri 4-H bicentennial quilt as well.

Children’s activities will include a Missouri symbols scavenger hunt.