OBX Blanketeers to host quilt exhibit on March 9

The OBX Blanketeers will host their annual quilt show on Saturday, March 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Duck United Methodist Church. Over 400 quilts made by the group will be on display. The event is free and open to the public.

Following the show, the quilts will be donated to local and regional organizations that support children and adults who are ill or in need. Past quilt recipients include the local dialysis center, Dare Co Head Start, local preschools, GEM, two veterans groups, a womens/childrens shelter, Operation Smile and other organizations.

The OBX Blanketeers members have been making quilts for donation since the year 2000.