Volunteer Terry Harrison helps with final preparations for the Nanoose Bay Library Christmas Baazar and Craft Sale

Craft fair season continues with flurry

Coombs, Errington, Nanoose artisans offer gifting options Saturday

The annual Nanoose Bay Christmas Bazaar and Craft Sale will offer crafts, attic treasures, a silent auction and homemade chow and treats Saturday, Dec. 5, at the Nanoose Library Centre.

The bazaar will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and is open to all ages, with no admission cost.

Hot soup and chili will be available for purchase, along with plenty of vendors’ baked goods. The ever-popular Bake Table will reflect Canada’s cultural diversity with a variety of baked treats from home and away.

Admission is free, and all proceeds go to benefit the nonprofit Nanoose Library Centre. The centre is located at 2489 Nanoose Rd.

For more information, call Mary Smith at 250-248-4773.

 

Coombs Country Christmas Craft Fair

The annual holiday artisan fair will take place Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Arrowsmith Recreation Hall.

Look for many artisan crafts, gourmet food items and gift ideas for a hand-made, local Christmas. Admission is free, and plenty of parking on site.

For info, call 250-752-8147 or visit www.coombsfair.com.

Errington Christmas Craft Fair

The first of two back-to-back craft fairs takes place Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Errington’s War Memorial Hall. In addition to many locally made and crafted gifts and decor items, the fair features an available lunch and other refreshments. Each purchase comes with a ticket for a draw for a special prize basket.

If you miss this fair, another opportunity follows Saturday, Dec. 12, also from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

— NEWS Staff

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