Nebraska Quilting Events

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  • April 19 to May 15, 2016

    Fiber Works is exhibiting the “Material World” quilts at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum April 19 to May 15 in the Community Showcase.  Fiber Works is a group of 12 fiber artists from eastern Nebraska.

  • June 17&18, 2016

    Annevar Quilt Show
    Hrs. Fri. June 17-5-9 p.m., Sat. June 18, 10-9 p.m.
    Ravenna City Auditorium
    112 W. Genoa St.
    Raffle quilt

  • June 23 - 25, 2016

    Nimble Thimble Quilt Guild presents "Traditional Treasures" 2016 Quilt Show
    June 23,24,25 (Thur,Fri,Sat) 9am-5pm
    Plainsman Museum Hwy 14 in Aurora, NE
    Featured Quilter, Sandi Grienpenstroh
    Two Color Quilts Bed turning at 2:30 p.m. each day

  • June 23 - 25, 2016

    The Omaha Quilters’ Guild 38th Annual Quilt Show
    Welcome to My Secret Garden

    LaVista Conference Center, 12520 Westport Pkwy, LaVista, NE.
    Quilt Display, Vendor Mall, Small Auction, 2016 Opportunity Quilt, Doll Display & Special Displays.
    For more information visit:

  • July 28 - 31, 2016

    QuiltNebraska 2016
    Celebrate the diversity of Nebraska. Located at the Cornhusker Hotel, Lincoln, NE; call for rooms at 866-706-7706. Quilt Challenge, Quilt History Day, National and Regional Teachers! Come and bring your friends! Chairs are Bonnie Kucera, Karen Ruwe and Kathy Murphy.

  • August 15 – September 29, 2016 and

    October 2 - November 30, 2016

    SAQA Architexture Exhibition
    August 15 – September 29, 2016
    Stuhr Museum, 3133 U.S. Highway #34, Grand Island NE
    October 2-November 30, 2016
    Nebraska History Museum, 15th and P Streets, Lincoln NE

1523 North 33rd Street Lincoln, NE
(33rd and Holdrege)

For current information on hours and admission fees, visit or call (402) 472-6549.

Museum Exhibition Schedule

Museum Calendar of Events

Online Quilt Database

Nebraska History Museum
15th & P Streets, Lincoln, NE 

The Nebraska State Historical Society’s collection of over 400 Nebraska quilts are now searchable and available for viewing on the web through an online database. Just type “quilt” into the search box to see all the items or enter more specific terms depending on your needs.