Quilts and Days for Girls in Yakima

2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (1)Today and tomorrow in Yakima, quilters from around the state are coming for a wonderful quilt show with vendors.  On our way home from Sunnyside, we stopped by the convention center to see the fun.  Toni McBean prepared and manned a beautiful Days for Girls booth there for all to learn about what we are doing to help young girls stay in school.  What we do is not only Good–it’s Beautiful!2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (3)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (4)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (5)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (6)Here is our local Yakima Valley Quilters’ Guild:2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (7)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (8)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (9)This is Sis. Christensen, our Yakima 2nd Ward Bishop’s wife!2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (10)Here are a few photos of some of the 400 or so quilts hanging in the show:2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (11)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (12)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (13)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (14)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (15)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (16)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (17)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (18)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (19)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (20)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (21)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (22)Only in Washington!2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (23)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (24)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (25)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (26)These two are the owners of B&C Sewing & Vacuum.  They are loyal supporters of our Days for Girls work.  We are so grateful to them.  Please support their shop!2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (27)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (28)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (29)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (30)This is Sheree Nelson, who interviewed me for an article she’s writing for a Christian magazine about our Days for Girls work:2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (31)The welcoming committee!2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (32)And Pres Lewis, patiently waiting:2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (33)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (34)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (35)2017-5-19 DfG and Quilt Show (36)

About annlaemmlenlewis

I am member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and I am currently serving as a Missionary in the Washington Yakima Mission. Welcome to my personal blog, Ann's Words, and my Mission blog, Our Yakima Mission. If you are interested in family history stories and histories, you can find those posted in Ann's Stories. Thanks for looking in!
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