Category Gallery News

Quilted Wares & Breakfast Fare

This afternoon, the McCarl Coverlet Gallery hosted “Quilted Wares & Breakfast Fare” to honor our new quilting exhibit that opened this summer. Twenty-five lovely quilting enthusiasts joined us for a wonderful afternoon featuring a quilt lecture, a tour of the McCarl Coverlet Gallery, and a delicious seated brunch. Patti Peer joined us as a guest […]

Beach Party Open-Mic Night

On June 19, 2013 the McCarl Gallery hosted a Beach Party Open-Mic Night to celebrate summer along with some great music. We had a great crowd attend, including Saint Vincent Students and community members. Check out the photos below for a re-cap of the night! Andrew Razanauskas was our MC for the night. He told […]

Woven Into History: An Interactive Education Program

We are proud to announce the kick-off of a new education program held here at McCarl Coverlet Gallery this summer. The program, cleverly titled Woven into History, presents a history-based program for visiting classes of school children in grades 1-6 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. The program fits seamlessly into our mission statement which seeks to, […]

April 12th: A Music Filled Evening at the McCarl

On Friday, April 12, the McCarl Coverlet Gallery hosted its second ever open mic night. The event, titled “The SVC Coachella Music Festival,” after the yearly Coachella music and art festival hosted in Indio, California, brought performers, music lovers, SVC students and non-SVC students to our beautiful Gallery. This eclectic bunch brought a whole new […]

A Coverlet Christmas

This Christmas season has been wonderfully busy at the McCarl Coverlet Gallery! Read below to find out what we have been working on the past few weeks. As part of our mission to serve the community, we held a Holiday Blanket Drive to benefit those in need throughout Westmoreland County. Thanks to your generous contributions, we […]

Welcome to the Blog!

Welcome to the McCarl Coverlet Gallery Blog! We are a nonprofit cultural organization that collects, preserves, interprets, and disseminates the history of weaving and folk traditions in the Northeastern region of the United States. Located at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA, we hold the largest collection of historic coverlets. Here is a look into […]