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October 10, 2013

Community happenings: Quilt walk, R-Day, dog training

Harvest of Quilts starts today

FLORA — The town is having a Harvest of Quilts from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, Friday, and Saturday. There are 25 locations displaying quilts and quilted items. Quilts will also be on outdoor display at Adam's Mill, Cutler, from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Esther Koble, 96-year-old Master Quilter, will be featured in a program from 1 to 4 p.m. at Flora Methodist Church, 103 E. Main St., Flora.

Classes featured are Beyond the Stack and Whack, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. today, at Flora Monroe Library, for $15; Underground Railroad Quilts from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, at Flora Methodist Church, is free with a quilt walk ticket; Inspired Quilts for Worship Services from 3 to 4 p.m. today, at Bringhurst Methodist Church, is free with a quilt walk ticket; Chenille Quilts 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday, at the Flora Monroe Library, is $15; and English Paper Piecing Hexagons, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, is at Flora Monroe Library.

Textile artist Carol Wicklund's items will be on display at The Grapevine Boutique, 3 W. Main St., Flora. Quilt Walk tickets are $5 and may be picked up at The Flower Shoppe, 7 S. Center St., Flora.

Class schedule and details are available on the Harvest of Quilt website, www.floraHOQ.com.

R-Day coming to Pioneer

ROYAL CENTER — There will be an R-Day from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Pioneer Elementary School in Royal Center. Recyclers will take the usual recyclables such as metal and tin cans, Nos. 1 and 2 plastic bottles, newspaper and cardboard. Containers need to be rinsed, but labels do not need to be removed.

The next scheduled R-Days in Logansport and Royal Center will be in December.

Logan's Landing event registration open

Details are being finalized for Logan's Landing's annual Scarecrow Row Competition, Downtown Spooktacular and Downtown Christmas Open House.

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