Quilting Resources

Missouri Bicentennial Quilt Project

See the official Missouri Bicentennial Quilt, the Missouri 4-H Quilt, and over 60 beautiful projects made by local quilters celebrating the 200th birthday of the state of Missouri here: https://bit.ly/35Rdsyt


Project Information

Quilt Project info (pdf)

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February, Block 1 (pdf)
Video Tutorial

"Missouri Star"

March, Block 2 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Eastern Bluebird"

April, Block 3 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Flowering Dogwood"

May, Block 4 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Spirit of St. Louis"

June, Block 5 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Prairie Queen"

July, Block 6 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Beautiful Missouri"

August, Block 7 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Friendship Star"

September, Block 8 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Faithful Companion"

October, Block 9 (pdf)
Video Tutorial

"Trails Through
the Ozarks"

November, Block 10 (pdf)
Video Tutorial
"Gateway Arch"


December, Block 11 (pdf)
Video Tutorial

January, Block 12 (pdf)
Video Tutorial

Bonus Blocks

Bonus Block 1 (pdf)
"Scenic Riverways"

Bonus Block 2 (pdf)
Video Tutorial

"Ferris Wheel"

Bonus Block 3 (pdf)
"Show Me the Books"

Bonus Block 4 (pdf)
"Birthday Cake"

Bonus Block 5 (pdf)

Bonus Block 6 (pdf)
"St. Louis Zoo"

Finishing Your Quilt

Once you have completed your Missouri-themed quilt blocks, how do you turn them into a warm and cozy quilt? Use these tutorials as your guide to a finished project. Finishing Guide (pdf)

Looking for a special finishing touch for your Bicentennial project?

Personalize your quilt, runner, or pillow with a library-designed 3.5" x 5" label, available FREE to participants!

(To be eligible for a label, you must sew at least one block.) 
Request your label by emailing 

with the following info (use QUILT LABEL in the subject line):
-Email address
-Preferred pickup branch
-Color choice: white or grey?
If you live out of the area, you can send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Spencer Road Branch, Attn: Leslie, 427 Spencer Road, St. Peters, MO, 63376.
Don't wait! Labels are available while supplies last.