NARRAGANSET – The South County Museum, 115 Strathmore St., is getting cozy with its 35th annual Folk Art Quilt Show. The event offers an inside look into the time-honored process of quiltmaking and runs Friday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Each year, the Metz Exhibit Hall transforms into a gallery of handmade local quilts.

This year’s annual quilt raffle prize is a handmade quilt titled “Hope” from Mary Loftes and Evie Cherms, and machine quilted by April Gilroy. The 35th Annual Folk Art Quilt Show quilt submission applications, event tickets, and raffle tickets are available on the museum’s website at . The drawing will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26 and the winner will be announced on Facebook. South County Museum is open to the public year round from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. For more information, call 401-783-5400 or email

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