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Western Folklife Center Open House November 24

Meet Local Quilters, Artists and Writers at Western Folklife Center
Open House Thanksgiving Weekend

Staying close to home for Thanksgiving weekend? The Western Folklife Center in downtown Elko is a perfect destination for you, your family and out-of-town guests. The Center is offering a free Open House on Saturday, November 24, to meet award-winning fabric artists featured in its Stitching Art exhibition and to “Shop Local” in the gift shop.

From 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, visitors can view the exhibition, meet local quilters and watch a demonstration on how to make a simple scrap quilt.

From 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, local writer and retired teacher Amy Isaman will be signing her newly published historical novel, The Overlander’s Daughter, and local Paiute/Shoshone photographer Victoria Jackson will be signing her book, Cowboys, Indians, and Indian Cowboys.