Events / Special Events

Quilt Expo

Quilt Expo, Madison - Motor Coach Trip

Thursday, September 8, 2016, 7:15 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. • $55

Take part in the ultimate quilting adventure at Quilt Expo 2016 in the Alliant Energy Center. This premier quilt show offers hundreds of spectacular quilts on exhibit, demonstrations and classes by quilting experts plus great shopping opportunities. Whether a seasoned quilter, a novice or just curious to learn more about this genuine American art form, all quilting buffs will thoroughly enjoy this opportunity to learn, laugh and glean inspiration from quilting masters who share their creativity and expertise. Fee includes admission and transportation via a comfortable Progressive Travel motor coach. Your registration confirmation will include additional itinerary details. Space is limited. This popular trip fills up quickly!


Season Preview Party

Friday, September 30, 2016, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. • Free

Join us to celebrate the unveiling of our phenomenal new season on Friday, September 30, from 5 to 7 p.m., as the LTCA Board of Directors share highlights of what's coming to our stage. The 2016-17 Season Preview Party will be full of great music, video clips, delicious bites and special one-night-only offers to pick your seats and save on tickets to your favorite shows.

Social media encouraged! This event is free; no ticket required.

Basket Weaving Class

Basket Weaving Class

Thursday, November 10, 2016, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Cost of materials and class instruction is $35

Dried Weed Basket – This basket is great for any level of weaving experience. It measures 4" x 3" x 14" to 19" tall and has an oak handle on the back; perfect to hang on a narrow wall or cute niche. Decorative basket embellishments and a wood burning tool will be available in class to add your personal, creative touch.

Class size is limited. Your registration confirmation will include a list of basic supplies to bring. Class is held in the Spencer High School Commons, Door 22. Visit for photo.

Basket Weaving Class

Victoria's Tote Basket Class

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Cost is $37

8.5" by 7" x 6" tall not including the handle. This cute basket will draw attention where ever it goes! You will begin with a wood base and twine a few rows, then weave up the sides. You will also be adding smoked reed in the center by triple twining a few rows accented by a 1/2" flat reed row in smoked. Finish it off with this beautiful oak swing handle. The embellishment will be included in the cost. All weaving skill levels.

Feel free to contact us with questions and/or comments.

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