SCHENECTADY -- The 15th Autumn Inspirations Biennial Quilt Show will be held today and Sunday at Proctor's GE Theatre, 532 State St.
It is being presented by Quilters United in Learning Together Schenectady (Q.U.I.L.T.S.). Admissions is $7. The show will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
This year's show will focus on the group's 30 years of charitable work designing, making and donating quilts to children served by Northern Rivers Family Services, veterans at the Albany VA Hospital and pet beds for local animal shelters.
The show will feature:
• Quilts made by group members from Schenectady and around the Capital Region;
• Raffle quilts, quilt appraisals, demonstrations and door prizes;
• Three floors of vendors (at the former Carl's Department Store);
• Displays of quilts made for foster children served by Northern Rivers Family Services and quilts made for veterans at the Albany VA Hospital;
A portion of the proceeds from the show will benefit Northern Rivers Family Services.
For more information, visit quiltschenectady.org.