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This “opportunity quilt” will go to a lucky winner at the River City Quilters’ Guild’s 40th anniversary show and sale.
This “opportunity quilt” will go to a lucky winner at the River City Quilters’ Guild’s 40th anniversary show and sale.

Pioneer Quilt Show

Where: Roseville Sports Center, 1545 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 and 12

Admission: $7; children age 12 and younger admitted free

Details: pioneerquiltersguild.wordpress.com

See dozens of quilts and wearable textile art – and take some home, too – at this large show and sale. A special boutique features a wide variety of handmade arts and crafts.

Art to Wear and More Show and Sale

Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 and 12

Admission: Free

Details: 916-823-5500

Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts presents this annual showcase devoted to one-of-a-kind “wearable art.” A 10 a.m. Saturday fashion show kicks off the weekend.

Sacramento Antiques Faire

Where: Under the freeway at X and 21st streets, Sacramento

When: 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12

Admission: $3

Details: 916-600-9770, www.sacantiquefaire.com

Find your own treasures. More than 300 vendors offer a wide range of antiques and collectibles at this huge marketplace.

40th annual River City Quilt Show

Where: Scottish Rite Temple, 6151 H St., Sacramento

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17 and 18; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19

Admission: $10; children age 12 and younger admitted free

Details: www.rivercityquilters.org

Presented by the River City Quilters’ Guild, this large show features hundreds of quilts. Featured artist will be Carol Smith, a charter member of this guild. Also, find a trove of fabric and supplies.

Debbie Arrington

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