Quilts support local Veterans and Service Member Recipients of the Local Quilts of Valor Chapter

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Augusta Sewing Center, a BERNINA Dealer in Augusta, Georgia, will host a Sew-A-Thon on November 3-4 that will support the Garden City Quilts of Valor (QOV) chapter that provides cozy quilts to local Veterans and Service Members. The events will take place on November 3 and 4 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the store located at 3230 Washington Road. Registration is $25 for QOV members and $30 for non-QOV members and includes a 10-quilt block kit (pre-cut), t-shirt and pledge sheet. Additional kits are available. To register call Augusta Sewing Center at (706)860-5434, stop by the store or download a pledge sheet by visiting,
“We have been supporting Quilts of Valor since May of 2016 so that we can bring the community together to make quilts for our local Veterans and Service Members,” said RJ “We hope to make 50+ quilts next month and hope you’ll come and help us reach our goal.”
Augusta Sewing Center is an authorized BERNINA Dealer that provides top-quality support, education and service to area residents. The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines, software and accessories, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. For more information, visit
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