NEBRASKA SHOP HOP

MARCH 1 THROUGH MARCH 31, 2017

The Nebraska Independent Fabric Shops' 2017 shop hop will be in conjunction with the 150th birthday of Nebraska March 1, 2017.  Our theme is "Making History in Nebraska" and it will take place from March 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017. 

Celebrate Nebraska's 150th birthday for a month with us.

All of the participating stores will be open from 9am to 8pm on March 1-4 and Sunday, March 5 from 10am  to 4pm.  Please contact individual shops about their hours for March 6-31.   Calico Cottage will be keep it regular hours from March 6 - 31, which is 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.  We will be closed on Sundays, etc. for March 5.

You can reserve your shop hop bag for $15.00.  They should be available for you to have around February 1st.

Check out our exclusive fabric line to represent our state to make the commemorative quilt that you will be given instructions for in your shop hop bag.  At each shop you will be given a free pattern for a 6" block that will help you make the quilt, too. 

PLUS YOU CAN COLLECT A UNIQUE WOODEN NICKEL FROM EACH STORE. 

Always skinny bolts available at each store.  What is a skinny bolt?  It is a bolt of fabric with 3 yards or less of fabric left on it.  If you purchase the rest of one of these bolts, you can get 30% off of that item.

How fun is this?  See you soon!

BRING YOUR SHOP HOP BAG TO A PARTICIPATING SHOP AND RECEIVE 20% DISCOUNT ON THE FIFTH SATURDAY OF A MONTH.

There are four times each year when there are 5 Saturdays that occur in a month.  When you purchase your 2017 shop hop bag, you may get 20% off of your qualifying purchases at the participating stores on these days.  These "Old Bag Days" for this year are April 29, July 29, September 30, and December 30.  Each store has the right to post restrictions to what is not included in this promotion in their store.

 

QUILT OF VALOR STORE

The Quilt of Valor group will be meeting on the third Saturday of each month to make more quilts.    

New Quilt of Valor fabric at Calico Cottage

 

 

 

 

QuiltNebraska Raffle Quilt 2017 - Created by Diane Volk Harris and Quilt Mom - Keri Wheeler

Raffle tickets available at Calico Cottage - $1.00 donation

 

        

Events

 THURSDAY THREADS
This winter we will be open in the evening on the third Thursday of each month.  Bring in your unfinished projects, sewing machine and supplies and sew from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m.  At 7:00 we will have a quick demo on a different topic each month.
April 20 - Snowball Blocks.
Come and join the fun.  No Cost
 
SALAD/SOUP AND SEW in 2017 
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
March 25
April 29
May 27
June 24
July 29
August 26
Sepetember 30
October 28
November 25
December 30
  
                                                         
Bring your machine and supplies for the project of your choice and enjoy a relaxing day with fellow quilters.  Call and register for any or all the dates.   The cost is only $5.00 or supply a side dish.  We'll provide the Soup!!!!!
 
 
SHOP HOP BAG - 2017 
20 % off merchandise
(OLD BAG SALE DAY)
April 29
July 29
September 30
December 30
 
                                            
   
   
  WOOL CLUB SERIES
Fourth Tuesday of each month
1 to 4 p.m. and repeated 6 to 9 p.m.

   
  
NEBRASKA STATE QUILT GUILD
13TH ANNUAL THREADS ACROSS NEBRASKA
OCTOBER 13 AND 14
Buffalo County Fairgrounds Expo Building
3807 Avenue N
Kearney NE
Classes
Quilts and Vendors from Across Nebraska
Paulette Peters is the featured quilter.
 
IQSCM UPCOMING EVENTS
  Pauline Burbidge Sutdio Quilts

October 14, 2016 - March 25, 2017
 
A FESTIVAL FOR QUILTERS ESTABLISHED BY QUILTERS
June 15 -17 at the Overland Park Convention Center
Kansas City
Visit kcrqf.com for more details
 
The Omaha Quilter's Guild 39th Annual Quilt Show
Timeless Treasures
June 22 - 24, 2017
LaVista Conference Center
12520 Westport Pkwy
LaVista, NE
Quilt display, Vendors Mall, Small Auction, 2017 Opportunity Quilt, Dol Display and Special displays.
for more information visit: www.omahaquiltersguild.org
 
 

Contact Us

402-463-6767

743 W. 2nd St.
Hastings, NE 68902

calicocottage@windstream.net

Monday - Friday
 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Saturday After Labor Day
 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday between Memorial Day and Labor Day
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.