It is almost time for the annual Clay County Golden Delicious Festival and Quilt Show. Registration for the quilt show will be September 17, 2014 from 10:00 to 2:00pm at the Jubilee Mountain Church on 321 Main Street, Clay, WV. Entries must be presented at this time.

The quilt categories are handmade, hand and machine made, machine made, stamped, and baby. Quilts entered in these categories will be judged. Ribbons and premiums will be awarded for Best of Show, first, second, and third place in each category also people’s choice.

Heritage is an additional category. These entrees will not be judged but can be voted on as people’s choice. This category includes any quilt previously entered in the Clay County Golden Delicious Festival Quilt Show and treasured much, loved family heirlooms.

Quilts will be accepted from present and previous Clay County Residents. The public is invited to vote for their favorite quilt. The quilt receiving the most votes will be awarded the People’s Choice Ribbon and a hand made quilt rack donated by the Clay County Bank.

Needle craft categories are cross- stitch, embroidery, knitting, crochet and miscellaneous needle work. Each entry will be judged and first, second, and third place ribbons will be awarded in each category.

Sponsors for the Quilt Show are The Fabric Patch in Bickmore, WV; The Fabric and Gift Shop in Clay, WV; The Clay County Bank and the Jubilee Mountain Church.

Entry forms will be available at The Fabric Patch, The Fabric and Gift Shop, The Clay County Library and on line at So make the last stitches in your entry. Your entry will be wonderful to see.