The Olympian's 2013 Annual listing of Holiday Bazaars

OlympianOctober 7, 2013 

 

 

31ST ANNUAL “A SALE FOR ALL SEASONS”

Dates: Oct. 11-12.

Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday; and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Washington State Capital Museum, 211 21st Ave. SE, Olympia.

Description: 31st annual show of beautifully handcrafted items for all occasions: Jewelry, honey, paper crafts, fabric tote, hand-painted items, ceramics, beaded silverware, scented trivets and much more. Food bank donations will be accepted. Contact: Debbie Wakefield, 360-491-0176.

MT. OLIVE LUTHERAN CHURCH ANNUAL HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Oct. 18-19.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Location: 206 Wyandotte Ave. E, Shelton.

Description: Come for lunch between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. each day, then browse the numerous gift and craft items, delicious baked goods and assorted plants. Contact: Janice McMann, 360-426-7412.

DONNIE J. O’NEILL ORTHOPEDIC GUILD HOLIDAY BAZAAR & LUNCHEON

Dates: Oct. 25.

Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: Shelton Civic Center, 525 Cota St. W.

Description: Lots of vendors and crafters. Salad bar luncheon for $10. Vendor space available. Contact: Brenda, 360-426-1601.

FALL FESTIVAL OF CRAFTS

Dates: Oct. 25-26.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Yelm Adult Community Center, 16530 103rd Ave. SE, Yelm.

Description: Enjoy fresh-baked goods made by local seniors. Shop ahead for Christmas from numerous vendors offering hand-crafted and unique gift ideas.

CROSS CREEK ALPACA RESCUE CHRISTMAS BAZAAR/OPEN HOUSE

Dates: Oct. 26.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 4225 Old Military Road SE, Tenino.

Description: Located in the big blue barn, there will be vendors selling arts and craft items including alpaca yarn and crafts made with alpaca fiber. Hot chocolate, cider and coffee with homemade treats. Meet the alpacas and horse while you’re here, and don’t forget to wear your “barn shoes.” Contact: Jackie Glover, 360-350-9707

St. Hugh Church Holiday Bazaar

Date: Oct. 26

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: St. Hugh Church, 280 E. Wheelwright, Allyn

Description: Fall and Christmas arrangements, Handmade items, Lavender creations, Assorted gift ideas, Greeting cards, Soup mixes, Luscious baked goods. Enjoy hot, fresh baked scones and coffee and much, much more! Raffle for a beautiful 12 Days of Christmas Quilt, and a Santa's Sleigh of goodies. Plus a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the community. You're invited to bring a non perishable food item for the food bank. Contact: Brooke Quigley, 360-275-04430.

ALONDA VILLA HOLIDAY & VARIETY SALE

Dates: Oct. 26-27, Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Location: Alonda Villa Clubhouse, 1301 Alonda Lane NE, Olympia (off Sleater-Kinney Road, and 15th Ave. NE),

Description: Holiday and other items for gift-giving. November

22ND ANNUAL “HOMEMADE FOR THE HOLIDAYS”

Dates: Nov. 1-2.

Time: 4-8 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Thurston County Fairgrounds, 3054 Carpenter Road SE, Lacey.

Description: Four buildings filled with handcrafted treasures and keepsakes from 100 crafters. Free parking and admission. Also available will be Kenny’s Kettle Corn, Madeline’s Bavarian Wurst, The Pony Espress-O and a bake sale by Lacey Presbyterian Church. Food bank donations will be accepted. Contact: 360-491-0176.

HOMESPUN FROM THE HEART

Dates: Nov. 1-2. Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Location: 1119 First St. W, Centralia.

Description: The Women’s Ministries from the Church of the Nazarene offers a fun trip to Centralia to visit the boutique and experience the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season as you stroll through charming mini-country stores brimming with homespun gifts. Browse home, garden and holiday decor, bath and body products, fashion and vintage jewelry, collectibles and antiques, and more. Food will be available for purchase. Contact: Kathy Kjosness, 360-736-9981.

PEACE LUTHERAN BRETHREN CHURCH “BUSY DOVES” CHRISTMAS BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 1-2.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 2242 Friendly Grove Road NE, Olympia.

Description: Relax with hot chocolate, coffee or tea while you shop. Enjoy a bake sale and browse crafts, sewing, antiques and more. Quilt raffles. Contact: Mary Pierce, 360-352-9956 or Laura Tilson, 360-357-5166.

25TH ANNUAL LAKE LIMERICK MAGPIES BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 2.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 790 St. Andrews Drive E, Shelton.

Description: 27 booths, handcrafted gifts/items, $100-value raffle basket and handmade quilt, homemade turkey soup and chili, plus baked goods. Vendor space available. Contact: 360-427-5470 or 360-868-2307.

CATOLICIOUS HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 2.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 3938 88th Ave. SW, Tumwater.

Description: A winter wonderland of garden and home decor, linens, cards, antiques, woodcrafts, jewelry, cat items, culinary, country, rustic, metal-copper garden art, nautical, Christmas and Thanksgiving decor, and lots more. This is our 22nd year. Contact: Evonne Peryea, 360-754-4321.

GIFTS & GOODIES GALORE

Dates: Nov. 2.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Mason County Senior Activities Center, 190 Sentry Drive W. Shelton.

Description: Holiday gifts, seasonal items, leather goods, quilts, handmade items, jewelry, stained glass, wooden crafts and this year open to franchise vendors. Vivian’s famous homemade soup, sandwiches and more. Vendor space is available. Contact: Terri, 360-426-7374, or email terri@mcsac.net  .

HOLY FAMILY SCHOOL 10TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 2.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Holy Family School, 2606 Carpenter Road SE, Lacey.

Description: Features many handcrafted items such as jewelry, quilts, crafts and doll clothes, and many more one-of-a-kind treasures. Start your holiday shopping and decorating here, and stay and have a hotdog lunch or enter a raffle drawing. Contact: Virginia Baker, 360-491-7060.

LUTHERAN WOMEN’S MISSIONARY LEAGUE MISSION FAIR

Dates: Nov. 2.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Trinity Lutheran Church, 2020 Franklin St. SE, Olympia.

Description: Home-crafted items from talented women and men include hand-stitched tea towels, Christmas cookie mix & match, breads, pies, flat bread, plant arrangements, quilts and also Grandma’s Attic. Contact: Florence Jonen, 360-561-4510.

5TH ANNUAL FRIENDS OF THE OLYMPIA LIBRARY/POSSCA ART SHOW AND SALE

Dates: Nov. 2-3.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

Location:Pioneer Elementary School, 1655 Carlyon Ave. SE, Olympia.

Description: Meet local artists at this juried art sale. Find paintings, photography, fine pottery, glass, jewelry and more for holiday giftgiving. Contact: Irene Osborn, Olympia. artsale5@gmail.com  .

CENTER FOR SPIRITUAL LIVING ARTS AND SERVICES FAIR

Dates: Nov. 3.

Time: noon-2 p.m.

Location: Nova School, 2020 22nd Ave. SE, Olympia.

Description: Paintings, jewelry, books, CDs, wellness products, gift certificates, wellness consultation, a chakra or psychic reading, hypnotherapy/spiritual counseling session.

34TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY HAPPENING

Dates: Nov. 8-9.

Time: Noon-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Olympia Elks Lodge, 1818 Fourth Ave. E., Olympia.

Description: Local artists and crafters. Calligraphy, ceramics, jewelry, handstitched fabric items, silk-painted accents, decorative painted items, candles, wood crafts, soaps, knitted and felted wool items, watercolors, photography and more.

LADIES VFW #318 HOLIDAYFEST BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 8-9

Time: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

Location: 2902 Martin Way E., Olympia.

Description: Wonderful crafts, quilts, candles, jewelry and other handmade items. There will also be a bake sale. A lunch of soup, sandwiches, salads, and refreshments from Bonnie’s kitchen will be available . Contact: Cheryl Champion, 360-866-3642 or Carole Jones, 360-754-7676.

LAKE LAWRENCE HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 8-9.

Time: 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Location: Lake Lawrence Lodge, 15735 Topaz Drive SE, Yelm.

Description: More than 60 vendors offering only hand-crafted items. Snack bar offering breakfast and lunch. Free admittance, parking, door prize drawing and free gift to first 400 guests each day. Contact: Ronda Larson, 360-894-0895.

RAINIER HISTORICAL SOCIETY CHRISTMAS BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 8-9.

Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. both days.

Location: Historic School, 207 Centre St. S., Rainier.

Description: Vendors with many items for gifting and home decorating. Hand-crafted items, jewelry, woodcrafts, etc. Contact: Karen Creamer, 360-446-2303.

SHELTON HEALTH & REHABILITATION CENTER ANNUAL HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 8-9 and Dec. 13.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 153 Johns Court, Shelton.

Description: All spaces free of charge as a community service. Contact: Call Community Relations director, 360-427-2575

COLONIAL ESTATES HOLIDAY BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 3700 14th Ave. SE, Olympia.

Description: All homemade items ideal for home use or gift-giving, including many holiday decorations, bake sale, Barbie doll clothes and raffle. Contact: Genie Johnston, 360-459-9209.

EAGLE’S LANDING HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Eagle’s Landing Senior Park clubhouse, 2257 E. Eagle Lane SW, Tumwater.

Description: All products made by park residents. Cards, wooden clocks, sewn purses, totes, microwave mitts, crocheted scarves, toys, wooden plaques. Contact: 360-956-3344.

NORTH THURSTON HOLIDAY CRAFT SHOWCASE

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: North Thurston High School, 600 Sleater-Kinney Road NE, Lacey.

Description: Candles, silk floral, afghans, jewelry, wood decor, quilts, soaps, hand-crafted sewing items, outdoor and garden decor, holiday available. Contact: Ronna Reed, 360-412-4599.

THE SALVATION ARMY WOMEN’S MINISTRIES WINTER WONDERLAND BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: The Salvation Army, 1505 Fourth Ave. E., Olympia.

Description: Hand-crafted Christmas gifts, home decor, quilts, hats, scarves, sweaters, candles, crochet items, unique gifts, jewelry, handdecorated cards and gift bags. Contact: 360-352-8596.

SOUTH BAY FIREFIGHTER’S ASSOCIATION HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 3506 Shincke Road NE, Olympia.

Description: Association members sell their crafts, handmade treasures, holiday gift items and more. There will also be a snack bar and a bake sale. Vendor space is available. Contact: Heidi Stumpf, 360-491-5320

TIMBERLINE HIGH SCHOOL BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 6120 Mullen Road SE, Lacey.

Description: Handmade items for everyone. Food and door prizes. Vendor space is available. Contact: Marianne Christiansen, 360-456-3772.

WINTER WONDERLAND BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: First United Methodist Church, 1224 Legion Way SE, Olympia.

Description: Hand-crafted Christmas decor items, home decor and personal wear; gourmet foods including soup mixes, jams, mustards, nuts, homemade candy, bread and other baked goods; Rada Cutlery, garden booth, and a comfort and care booth. Bid on theme baskets and vintage items at a silent auction. Purchase homemade goodies and coffee or tea to enjoy at the bazaar. A spaghetti lunch will be available for purchase from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

PIONEER PRIMARY SCHOOL HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 9.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 110 Spencer Lake Road E., Shelton.

Description: More than 50 booths with all handmade items for sale. Huge raffle, entertainment, food court and children’s fair. Proceeds supply food baskets to families in need. Contact: 360-427-5359.

11TH ANNUAL LITTLE SKOOKUM HANDMADE CRAFT BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 16.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Little Skookum Community Club, 3480 Lynch Road SE, Shelton.

Description: Lunch and snacks will be available as well as crafted items.

DUPONT WINTER WONDERLAND HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 16.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Pioneer Middle School, 1750 Bob’s Hollow Lane, DuPont.

Description: Homemade gifts, crafts and goodies from local vendors. Great Christmas shopping. Free admission. Contact: 253-964-4944.

MOUNTAIN VIEW PTA HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 16.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Mt. View Elementary, 1900 College St. SE, Lacey.

Description: Yarn-made items and jewelry, beaded flowers, fused glass jewelry, bookmarks, ornaments, marshmallow shooters, baskets, headbands, stuffed animals, custom artwork for children, change purses, wreaths/swags, sleighs, doll earrings and much more. ST. JOSEPH -

ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 16.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 11111 Military Road SW, Lakewood.

Description: Home-baked goodies, Christmas decorations, jewelry, gift baskets, small themed trees. Contact: JoAnn Ask, 360-943-1157.

WOMAN’S CLUB OF OLYMPIA HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 16.

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Abigail Stuart/Woman’s Club, 1002 Washington St., Olympia.

Description: Art, photography, clothing, jewelry, hand-crafted items, pottery, felted hats and purses. Contact: Patricia Keith, 360-459-4671.

CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY

Dates: Nov. 22-23.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Panorama Auditorium, 1670 Circle Loop SE, Lacey.

Description: Hand-crafted items, wood crafts, art work, etc. Contact: Sharon McGinley, 360-438-5449 .

ELMA GRANGE HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 22-23.

Time: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday

Location: 401 Waldrip St. W., Elma.

Description: Crafts, gifts and food. Lunch will be available.

OLDE ENGLISH CHRISTMAS FAIRE

Dates: Nov. 23.

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 19th and Capitol Way, Olympia.

Description: Antiques and collectibles, hand-crafted gifts and goodies, hand-knits, flavored honey and honey fudge. Tea Room treasures, Vestryshire Sauce and other edibles, quality used books and music CDs, fine arts, fresh wreaths and other artisan booths. Luncheon will be served from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

OLYMPIA HIGH SCHOOL BEARZAAR

Dates: Nov. 23.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Olympia High School, 1302 North St. SE.

Description: Shop with more than 150 vendors and take your chance at the raffle. Hospitality room for vendors. Admission is $1. Contact: 360-956-3667.

R4 Holiday Bazaar

Date: Nov. 23

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Restoration Foursquare, 6700 Martin Way E Suite 104 Lacey.

Description: Event and parking are free. Come get started on your holiday shopping and find just what you need for many on your gift list. Many unique and one of a kind items at reasonable prices. Some of the items you will find at our bazaar are: antiques, clothing, kids crocheted hats, furniture, soaps, handmade baby items, candles, jewelry etc. We will also have concessions, and several Raffle items available. Contact: Debbie Kitterman, 360-455-0088.

RAINIER SPORTSMAN’S CLUB HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 23.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 404 Alaska St., Rainier.

Description: Family-friendly holiday shopping and fun. Enjoy a special visit by Santa. There will be a wonderful combination of arts, crafts and gifts. Lunch and snack items will be available. Free parking and admission. Vendor spaces are available. Contact: Tami Clark, 360-264-2526.

ROCHESTER MIDDLE SCHOOL HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 23.

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: 9937 Highway 12, Rochester.

Description: The Booster Club will have vendors in the gym and a complimentary Thanksgiving feast from noon-2 p.m.

TENINO FALL CRAFTER’S MARKET

Dates: Nov. 23.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Tenino Elementary, 301 Old Highway 99 SE, Tenino.

Description: Local artisans offering beautiful hand-crafted items, including jewelry, soaps, body products, hats, quilted items, home decor, felted items, wood crafts and more. Enjoy hot cider and goodies while you shop. Donations for homeless backpacks will be accepted. Contact: Sherry Bachmann, 360-789-6659.

35TH ANNUAL COUNTRY CHRISTMAS BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 23-24.

Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds pavilion, 32 Elma-McCleary Road, Elma.

Description: 237 vendors in this all hand-crafted bazaar. Browse the pottery, furniture, primitive signs, candles, quilts, candy, birdhouses and feeders, dolls, toys, wreaths, floral arrangements, fleece hats, gloves, blankets, baked goods, stained glass and much more. Lunch will be available for purchase. Free admission and parking. Contact: Karen Olson, 360-482-2717.

NISQUALLY VALLEY MOOSE LODGE HOLIDAY BAZAAR

 

Dates: Nov. 23-24

Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: 1117 Yelm Ave. W, Yelm.

Description: All kinds of crafts, gift items, baked goods, homemade candy and concessions. Vendor tables are available. Contact: Rae Gaither, 360-458-7556.

THURSTON COUNTY FAIR HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 29-30.

Time: Noon-5 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Thurston County Fairgrounds, 3054 Carpenter Road SE, Lacey.

Description: More than 100 vendors with hand-crafted holiday treasures and gourmet treats. Youth entrepreneur section, lattes, lunch and snacks available. We will be accepting donations for the Thurston County Food Bank. Contact: Kathy Bailey, 360-402-0702.

COUSINS’ CHRISTMAS BAZAAR

Dates: Nov. 30.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Black Lake Grange, 6011 Black Lake Blvd. SW, Olympia.

Description: Lots of hand-crafted decorations, scarves, arts and crafts, great gift items all occasions. Yummy baked items such as sweet breads, fudge, pies, etc. in charity bake sale to benefit Black Lake Elementary gift-giving tree project. Hug Mugs to benefit Children’s Hospital. Bring your camera for pictures with Santa.

December

CERAMIC OPEN HOUSE AND HOLIDAY SALE

Dates: Dec. 5-7.

Time: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Location: The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia.

Description: Learn about class opportunities from Joann Gaither, and browse pottery and whimsical art made by ceramics students and instructors. These beautiful and affordable pieces make precious holiday gifts. Contact: 360-753-8063.

OLYMPIA GARDEN CLUB MERRIE MAKINGS

Dates: Dec. 6.

Time: 9 a.m.-noon.

Location: Gull Harbor Lutheran Church, 4610 Boston Harbor Road, Olympia.

Description: Handmade wreaths, designer centerpieces, holiday cemetery arrangements, handmade gifts, greens and raffle. Cookies and coffee will be available to purchase. Contact: Velta George, 360-786-0191.

THURSTON COUNTY EMPLOYEES FAIR

Dates: Dec. 6.

Time: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Location: 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Olympia.

Description: A variety of handmade items such as jewelry, soaps, note cards, candles, sewn and knitted items. Vendors are employees and relatives of employees of Thurston County. Contact: Melanie Rabaglia, 360-867-2357

2ND ANNUAL FIGGY PUDDIN’ HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Location: Tenino Elementary School, 302 Old Highway 99.

Description: Home crafters, bake sale, home party vendors, concession stand and raffle drawings. Bring a nonperishable food item and receive a raffle ticket. Proceeds help with holiday meals for families in need in Tenino. Vendor space is available. Contact: Anita Mahoney, 360-464-0486 or Denise Nelson, 360-359-6662.

FELINE FRIENDS BAZAAR, SANTA PAWS AND CAT ADOPTION

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Griffin Fire Dept., 3707 Steamboat Loop NW, Olympia.

Description: More than 20 vendors with a variety of hand-crafted gifts for friends and pets, knit and crocheted items, jewelry, handmade Christmas decorations, fabric wall art, quilts, house plants, pet toys and beds, hummingbird packets, fresh Christmas wreaths, baked goods, and a “white elephant” table and raffle. Lunch will be served in the Prosperity Grange next door. Vendor space is available. Contact: Diane Jacob, 360-866-1909.

KITTEN RESCUE OF MASON COUNTY BAZAAR & BAKE SALE

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 420 State Route 3 SE, Shelton.

Description: Gift items, baby items, baked goods, jewelry, handmade items, collectibles, quilted items, kitchen items, Christmas decorations, stocking stuffers, dog and cat items and more.

HAWKS HOLIDAY HAPPENING GIFT & CRAFT FAIR

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: River Ridge High School, 350 River Ridge Drive SE, Lacey.

Description: Featuring more than 120 local vendors offering a mix of specialty items including home decor, apparel, accessories, jewelry, novelties, pottery, fine wood work, glass, soaps and lotions, candles, pottery, gourmet foods, toys and more one-ofa-kind handmade gifts and artwork. Admission and parking are free. Contact: Debbie Macy, 360-493-2047.

LITTLEROCK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Dec. 7. T

ime: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: 6336 128th Ave. SW, Littlerock.

Description: Treasures, baked goods and a raffle for half a beef. Contact: Aileen Newman, 360-352-5951.

OLYMPIA WEAVER’S GUILD 30TH ANNUAL SHOW AND SALE

Dates: Dec. 7-8.

Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.

Location: North Olympia Fire Station #7, 5046 Boston Harbor Road NE, Olympia.

Description: Hundreds of handcrafted items including baskets, shawls, wearables, decorating items, rugs and much more. Contact: Jodi Reng, 360-943-9292.

Red Ribbon Annual Bazaar

Dates: Saturday Dec. 7, 2013,

Time: 9 am to 4 pm

Location: Steilacoom High School, 54 Sentinel Dr., Steilacoom

Description: Beautiful hand made gifts/something for everyone on your list. Our 2012 State Champion Chamber Choir will be performing along with other choirs throughout the day. redribbonbazaar@hotmail.com. www.facebook.com/RRB.SHS

ST. DAVID’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH HOLIDAY BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 324 Cedar St. W., Shelton.

Description: Gifts, creative treats and yummy baked goods; soup, rolls, coffee and tea will also be available for purchase. Contact: Billie Howard, 360-426-8472.

WINTERFEST IN HISTORIC TENINO

Dates: Dec. 7.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Tenino High School, 500 Second Ave. W., Tenino.

Description: 50 vendors will offer gift ideas and holiday-related items as part of the annual communitywide festival, which includes Kids Korner, food booths, demonstrations, entertainment and more. Admission is free but donations for the Tenino Food Bank are welcome. Contact: Robin Rudy, 360-264-5505. A

WORK OF HUMAN HANDS SALE

Dates: Dec. 7-8.

Time: 6:30-8 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday.

Location: St. Michael’s Parish Gathering Space, 1208 11th Ave. SE, Olympia.

Description: Featuring handcrafted items, Christmas and house decorations, jewelry, religious items, coffee, chocolate and more, made by artisans and farmers in low-income regions of the world, and nonprofit organizations in Thurston County. Contact: Benedetta Reece, 360-292-7143.

LONGHOUSE HOLIDAY NATIVE ART FAIR

Dates: Dec. 13-14.

Time: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. both days.

Location: Longhouse Education and Cultural Center, The Evergreen State College, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW, Olympia.

Description: Annual holiday art fair. Up to 40 Native American artists will offer original work including basketry, carving, prints, paintings, jewelry, textiles, music, books and clothing. Parking is $2. Admission is free. Contact: 360-867-6413.

ALTERNATIVE GIFT FAIR AND HOLIDAY COOKIE SALE

Dates: Dec. 14.

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: Lacey Community Church, 1401 19th Ave. SE, Lacey.

Description: Make a donation to a great cause in honor of friends or family. Choose among local organizations like Thurston County Food Bank or donate a water buffalo through Heifer International in honor of your co-workers. Fair Trade gifts will be available for purchase and wrapping will be available. Purchase delicious home-baked holiday treats by the pound. Contact: Dianna Ullery, 360-455-9329.

KOMACHIN MIDDLE SCHOOL PTA HOLIDAY BAZAAR

Dates: Dec. 14.

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 3650 College St. SE, Lacey.

Description: 70 vendors with a variety of handmade items, baked goods, photographs and commercial vendors. Contact: Dawn Jones, 360-790-5179.

SILVER BELLS BAZAAR

Dates: Dec. 15.

Time: Noon-6 p.m.

Location: The Olympia Ballroom, 116 Legion Way SW, Olympia.

Description: First annual bazaar to raise money to fight Alzheimer’s. Many handmade items to choose from to finish up your Christmas shopping. Hot cocoa, coffee, tea and hot cider will be available. Vendor space is available. Contact: Crystal Guyer, 360-742-2098.

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