Parsons Heritage Days

September 27, 2013 - September 28, 2013
Event By: City of Parsons Address: 535 TN Ave. S. Parsons, TN 38363 Email: coordinator@cityofparsons.com Phone: (731) 847-6358
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Centennial Living History and Antique Quilt Show Exhibit Dorcas Sewing Group members will be demonstrating the art of crocheting, knitting, embroidery, tatting, and quilt making. On display will be many handmade and unique items such as quilts, old toys, aprons, baby blankets, walker pockets, wheel chair pockets, pillowcase dresses, and various other household items. Come and see how things were done around the home 100 years ago. A quilt made to benefit the Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse will be on display. Tickets will be available for a donation with all proceeds going to the local center. Centennial Heritage Awards Presentation (Sponsored by Farmers Bank) Award Categories include the following: Oldest Living Parsons Resident Oldest Parsons Residential Structure Oldest Parsons Business Oldest Parsons Commercial Business Structure Oldest Parsons-based Civic or Club Organization Oldest Parsons Church Organization Time Capsule Ceremony & 100 Year Birthday Party (Sponsored by the Parsons Library and Museum Advisory Council) Sign up for a Parsons Centennial and Cemetery Tour to be conducted on Saturday, November 16, 2013.

City: Parsons, TN
Region: West Tennessee
Subregion: Southwest