John E. Conner Museum presents annual quilt collection

John E. Conner Museum - 01/19/18 - 02/28/18

Contact: Julie Navejar or 360-593-2590

The art of quilting is on display at the John E. Conner Museum at Texas A&M University-Kingsville in the annual exhibit A Celebration of Quilts 2018. It will be in the west wing of the museum through Wednesday, March 14. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23. 

The exhibit features 36 pieces, most sewn by members of the Kingsville Saturday Quilters. The Kingsville Saturday Quilters meet the fourth Saturday of the month at the Kleberg County Extension Building in Kingsville.

The museum is located at 905 W. Santa Gertrudis Ave. Museum hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission to the museum is free, however, donations are accepted. For more information, call 361-593-2810 or 361-593-2599.