BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Explore Bastrop County - ECPv5.14.0.4//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Explore Bastrop County X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Explore Bastrop County BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:CDT DTSTART:20190310T080000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 TZNAME:CST DTSTART:20191103T070000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20191109T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20191109T150000 DTSTAMP:20220309T013805 CREATED:20190807T220821Z LAST-MODIFIED:20190807T220821Z SUMMARY:Airing of the Quilts 2019 DESCRIPTION:View lovely quilts\, traditional and modern\, airing out outside of shops and historic homes in Smithville\, Texas that also includes vendors\, discounts\, and a quilt raffle. \nTwo other churches are hosting quilting events also. First United Methodist Church also hosts an indoor quilt airing in an historic setting\, along with a Fall Festival with children’s activities\, a craft fair\, and a chili and ribs cookoff. \nThe Smithville Stitcher’s Quilt Guild will hold a Quilt Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Smithville Church of Christ\, 1416 E. Whitehead Street. With free admission\, free gift for attendees\, door prizes\, vendors\, bed turning\, and quilts displayed in the Sanctuary\, this will be a great stop. \nAdmission is free to all of the above events. \nAiring of the quilts is based on an old pioneer tradition. Quilts were treasured possessions\, essential for long winter nights. After much wear and tear the ladies would “air” their quilts in the sunshine. URL: LOCATION:Smithville Texas CATEGORIES:Smithville ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: ORGANIZER;CN="Smithville%20Area%20Chamber%20of%20Commerce" END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR