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Connie Vandermay/FOCUS Arlene Craig and Phyliss Kusnierek sit at their ma-chines and piece quilt tops together. Quilters bring in their own machines for their twice monthly sewing days.

Taking quilts, receiving memories

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When walking into the Dent Community Center on a Tuesday or Wednesday morning, the sound of sewing machines and laughter ring down the hallways.


Quilters from all over the county meet there twice a month, cutting, piecing, and sewing quilts.

Though they have no specific requests for their quilts yet, they are working on being prepared for when the need comes. As quilter Jenny Caughey said, "It always does."

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