Events Calendar

We offer programs and activities for all ages to educate and entertain our audiences on quiltmaking traditions around the world.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 to Thursday, December 23, 2021
Accomplish all of your holiday shopping in one place – at a discount! December 1st – 23rd Museum Store Discounts at IQM: IQM Members receive an additional 5% savings on top of their regular membership discount All visitors can enjoy a 10% discount in the Museum Store; no museum admission required to shop And if you can't come to the...READ MORE
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
1 p.m. Central/2 p.m. Eastern The International Quilt Museum’s Marin Hanson and Camilo Sanchez will introduce attendees to the IQM’s current exhibition, “Modern Meets Modern,” by exploring the exhibition team’s planning process. The exhibition, which asks the question “What happens when yesterday’s Modern meets today’s Modern?”, went through several iterations before reaching its final stage. You’ll see how the IQM...READ MORE
Friday, December 3, 2021
4:30 p.m. Astrid Bennett, whose work is currently on view in the IQM exhibition, Paying It Forward , will give a talk in the Pumphrey Family Gallery as part of the museum's Free First Friday events.READ MORE
Friday, December 3, 2021
Join the International Quilt Museum for extended hours and free admission from 4-7 p.m. as part of Lincoln’s First Friday Artwalk. At 5:30, listen to a seasonal concert by Lincoln's 24-piece flute choir ensemble, Coro di Flauti. Click here to see what is now showing in our galleries. In adherence with university and local safety precautions, facemasks are required while...READ MORE
Saturday, December 4, 2021
11:00 am Join artist Terrie Mangat for an informal talk in the gallery about her art and the experiences she has captured in her vibrant work. Free with admissionREAD MORE
Saturday, January 1, 2022
12:00 noon, Central time To coincide with the opening of its exhibition, Modern Meets Modern, the International Quilt Museum has announced a quilt challenge, open to all. Participants are asked to create a 16-inch by 16-inch quilt that responds to some of the antique quilts on display in the exhibition. Deadline for submission is January 1, 2022 at 12:00 noon,...READ MORE
Saturday, January 29, 2022
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. CST via Zoom Take advantage of this exciting opportunity to work with Modern quilter, David Owen Hastings! In conjunction with our Modern Meets Modern exhibition, we're offering an online workshop to make a mini "Mid-Mod" quilt! These charming miniature quilts are inspired by Mid-Century Modern design, and are a great skill-building project to learn a...READ MORE