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October 23, 2018 Events

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
» 23 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
History at High Noon: Quilt and Textile Preservation


Ms. Ellen Rider, Senior Curator at the Museum of Florida History, discusses preservation techniques, which can be used at home, to preserve quilts and textiles. The discussion explores why certain materials and methods are most effective, what to avoid, how to display, and how to store items. Enjoy lunch during the program. Bring your own or buy from The Egg Express located on the ground floor of the R. A. Gray Building. To place your order with The Egg Express, call 850.354.8787 no later than 10:00 a.m. on the day of the program and pick it up before the program starts. See the lunch menu at museumoffloridahistory.com/visit/menu-pg02.cfm. Before or after the program, be sure to visit the Museum of Florida History and Florida’s History Shop to see what’s new! The program is free and open to the public.