U.P. quilt store opens learning center

NEGAUNEE — Time Flies Quilt and Sew of Negaunee Township will host its grand opening of a new 1,250 square foot Bernina Learning Center on May 3.

The Bernina grand opening and celebration of the Creative and Learning Center classroom will take place 9 a.m to 6 p.m. on May 3. On May 4, an APQS roadshow, designed for “quilters who do not currently own a longarm machine or current owners who are looking to upgrade,” will be held. It’s a free 3.5-hour seminar that includes information about owning your first longarm machine,.

Owner Pam Kauppila uses the studio space to offer classes for quilting, sewing and embroidery and the hourly rental of APQS longarm machines.

Time Flies Quilt and Sew is a certified dealer of Bernina and APQS sewing machines in the Upper Peninsula and has certified technicians for both brands.

Time Flies Quilt and Sew is located at 116 U.S. East in Negaunee. The shop is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

For more information, visit the website timefliesquiltandsew.com, or call 906-361-5111.