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PAC will host rug hooking exhibit

PRINCETON — The Art of Rug Hooking, a special exhibit showing works of art by members of the Creative Crafters Group of Princeton and The River Valley Rug Hookers of Chillicothe, will be presented at the Prairie Arts Center in Princeton throughout the month of August.

The exhibit will run through Aug. 25. Gallery hours are Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until noon and Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m.

A special presentation by artist Sandy Rieker will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Prairie Arts Center. She will talk about this unique craft and its history, and will give a demonstration on how rug hooking is done.

This event is free and open to the public. The Prairie Arts Center is located at 24 Park Ave. East in Princeton. For more information, call 815-875-2787.

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