The Kaskaskia College Continuing/Community Education
Department will offer a “Beginning Quilting” course at the Salem Education
Center. The class will be held on Tuesdays,
September 2 through October 14, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The registration number for this class is COED-5440-SA01E.
Beginning quilting will examine all of the necessary
tools for hand and machine piecing of quilt blocks. Each week the tools and their use will be
demonstrated as well as putting the cut fabric pieces into a block. Participants will leave with all of the
information needed each week to complete a block with ideas for a final
product. A portable sewing machine is
required. Cost for students under 60 is
$70.00. Students over 60 may register at
no cost. A supply list will be provided
the first class meeting.
For further information, or to register, call the Salem
Education Center at 618-548-9001 or the Kaskaskia College Community Education
Department at 618-545-3255. Space is limited,
so please register early. All students
must pre-register for this class.