The Strawberry Patchers will present their 17th Annual Quilt Show Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 7-9 at the Cultural Hall at the Pine Community Center. The show is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday. Admission is $2.
In addition to the always wonderful display of quilting work by members of the group, there will be a vendor mall and an opportunity quilt. Bring a non-perishable food item and get a ticket for a quilt drawing.
For more information, visit the website www.strawberrypatchers.com.
Historical Society benefit
“Riders of the Purple Sage One Hundred Years Later” will be the theme for the Northern Gila County Historical Society benefit Saturday, June 8.
The event will be at the Chaparral Pines Clubhouse from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will include dinner, music by Bill Camp, no-host bar, sweets sale, auction of special centennial edition of “Riders of the Purple Sage” and local historian Stan Brown who will be there to sign his latest book, “Payson: An Arizona Frontier Town.”
Tickets are $35 per person and are available at the museum in Green Valley Park. Reservations must be made in advance at rimcountrymuseums.com or call (928) 474-3483.
Family Movie Night
Rim residents are invited to attend a Family Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 7 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 507 W. Wade Lane. The event is free and refreshments will be available.
Visit www.shepherdofthepineslutheran.com for directions and more information or call (928) 474-5440.
Pie Baking Contest
The Payson Farmers Market 4th annual Pie Baking Contest will be held Saturday, June 8 at 816 S. Beeline Highway behind Chili’s. Prizes and awards will be given for Best Pie, Most Original and People’s Choice.
The rules are: fruit pies only; 1 pie per entrant; pie must be made by you. Check-in at 8:30 a.m. For details, visit www.paysonfarmersmarket.info./ or call (602) 524-0352.