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Some of the Herschel Quilting and Recycling Group. Back row (l to r): Sue Neufeld, Sharon Wiens, Virginia Wilson. Middle row (l to r): Lynn Hollick, Emily Brown, Sylvia Cutler, Cheralyn Wiens, Marlene Wiens, Dorothy Seibold. Front row (l to r): Margery Martin, Kay Heatherington.

Rural Prairie women making a difference

Group strives to Reduce, Recycle and Reuse – one quilt at a time

Some seniors may remember saving wool, old woollen clothes and blankets until they had a 100-lb. gunny sack full and sent it to a company in Winnipeg, Man. In exchange they received new woollen blankets. Was it frugal or out of necessity to mend, patch or reuse articles or was it the birth of the […] Read more