Sneak Peak: Pictured above is a 8X8 painted barn quilt. The pattern is called "Modified Mariner's Compass Star". It was painted by Sherrie Kjorsvik. It is one of 13 quilts that are patiently waiting to be hung and admired during the "Nelson County Quilt Trail" Debut on Oct. 26-28th.

Nelson County Quilt Trail Debuts Oct. 26th-28th, 2012

The Nelson County Quilt Trail will have its debut the weekend of Oct. 26-28th.  View 13 painted barn quilts on this self-guided driving tour along Hwy. 35, North and South of Michigan, ND.  Free maps will be available at Michigan businesses and at Nettiques in Petersburg and Elaine's House of Dreams in Lakota.  Please mark your calendars for a leisurely drive through the countryside.  

The Main Street Building at Stump Lake Pioneer Village will be open on Sat. Oct. 27 and Sun. Oct. 28 from 1 to 4pm to accommodate our barn quilt viewers.  This will be a great spot to get out of your car and stretch your legs.  We hope you all enjoy your day in Nelson County. Thank you to the volunteers at Pioneer Village for being open this weekend.