quiltMETROPOLIS, Ill. (3/16/14) — Quilting, an American tradition, will be celebrated at 'Quilt Show at The Hotel Metropolitan' April 24 through April 26.

Dr. Michael J. Wade and Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church Choir will be the main guests at the Quilt Exhibit Opening Thursday, April 24.

A program delivered by Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi entitled: "A Legacy Revealed: African American Quilts From Improvisation", will be heard at 10:30 Friday, April 25. The lecture examines the historical and cultural significance of quilts made in the African American Community. A Fish Fry will follow at 11 a.m.

Dr. Alicestyne Turley will then deliver the program: "John Brown's Subterranean Passage-Way", at 1 p.m. Friday.

Exhibit hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

Admission is $7.

Friday's Fish Fry will have plates for $10 and sandwiches for $5.50.

The hotel is located at 724 Oscar Cross Avenue, Metropolis, IL.

Taylor Riley
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Weather Sponsored by

In Other News...

KSP Works Injury Collision in Trigg County

CADIZ, Ky. (9/2/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP responded to a two vehicle collision on Sept. 2,… Read More

Upcoming Events at Land Between the Lakes

KENTUCKY (9/3/15) — Land Between the Lakes offers a variety of fun programs for all ages and interests. Join us - Labor… Read More

Most Read This Week

September 04, 2015 20942

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 31, 2015 6900

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6260

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 4072

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3469

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

September 04, 2015 20942

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12435

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 04, 2015 20942

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2389

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 1830

Man Charged with Kidnapping 8-Year-Old Girl

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1281

One Injured when Motorcycle, SUV Collide

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1100

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports – Sept. 3, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1028

TMS Automotive to Locate in Bowling Green

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 974

TVA Touts Progress of Combined Cycle Project

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 970

Nortonville New Water Treatment Plant Another…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 969

Ministry Reaches People from Region to Honduras

by Focus on Hopkins County
September 03, 2015 786

Gubernatorial Candidate Spot-on about Head Start

by SurfKY News