Antique Quilt Show kicks off North Clark Historical Museum’s reopening March 27-28

Photo by Cheryl Landes

The North Clark Historical Museum has been closed for more than a year because of the COVID pandemic. This weekend, it’s reopening with an Antique Quilt Show.

The show features a crazy quilt sewn in 1943 by the Ladies Aide Society of the United Brethren Church in Amboy, Washington. Other quilts on display are from the collections of museum members.

A quilt will be raffled during the show. The 2021 quilt, “Prairie Sampler”, was made by the Chelatchie Quilters. Tickets are $1 each, and the proceeds go to the Capital Improvement Fund.

The museum’s hours for the quilt show are from noon until 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, March 27 and 28, for the show. Then starting April 10, the museum will be open the second and fourth Saturdays of the month from noon until 4 p.m.

The museum is located at 21416 NE 399th Street in Amboy, in a former church next to the Territorial Community Park. in a former church dedicated in 1910. The church was dedicated in 1910 and is being renovated to display local Native American, pioneer, and logging artifacts.

Admission is free.

For more information, visit the North Clark Historical Museum’s website or call (360) 247-5800.

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