Gwen Cole, Tennessee coordinator for Quilts of Valor, invites everyone to attend two coming events.
First will be a new group is forming from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at the Clinton City Library. Admission is free.
Bring a sewing machine and notions; fabric will be furnished. The group will be sewing and ironing quilt blocks.
Second, a sew-a-thon will be held at the Carter Senior Center in Knoxville from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, April 20.
Bring sewing machine and notions. Potluck lunch will be served. Needed are ironers and runners, as well as those who sew.
For more information contact Sunspherebook@aol.com. QOV is a nonprofit organization that makes and donates quilts to veterans who have been touched by war. More than 247,000 quilts have been given to deserving men and women since 2009.