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Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Want something fun to do this weekend? Why not head down to Clay City for the 21st annual Clay City Pottery Festival and Quilt show.

The festival is located 11 miles south of Interstate-70 on State Road 59.

The festivities, craft shows and flea markets will start at 9 a.m., Saturday, and run until 6 p.m., and on Sunday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

On Saturday, viewers will be able to take a walk through yesteryear by visiting the Antique Car Club display in Goshorn Park.

There will be area yard sales, craft shows and flea markets that will continue to Sunday.

Don't forget to check out the local crafts available in the Downtown area.

Learn about hand turning, jiggering and slip casting by watching a hand turning pottery demonstration given by Clay City Pottery.

No one should go home hungry with the vast food stands available.

The Lions Club Charcoal famous grilled chicken dinner and ribeye sandwich dinner will start at 11 a.m. at the Lion's Den.

On Sunday a community worship service, sponsored by Union Chapel, will take place from 9-10a.m. at the Gazebo and the public invited.

A Jonah Fish Fry will be served from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., by the Lions Club, located in the Lions Den.

Enjoy an antique farm machinery exhibit in the park on Sunday.

Join the Clay City Calico Quilters with handmade quilts they will have on display, including the 2007 Viewer's Choice quilts.

Members have created a wide variety of small quilts that will be placed in the popular Challenge Quilt exhibit area for everyone to view.

Be one of the lucky ones that could win an "instant" prize to take home and enjoy courtesy of the club members

Clay City Pottery, Inc., is the oldest commercial pottery company in Indiana.

There is free parking on Saturday from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday from 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

There is a $2 admission fee to the quilt show.

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