First United Methodist Church hosts Fall Arts and Craft Show
Oct. 11, 2011 at 5:11 a.m.
The First United Methodist Church Fall Arts And Craft Show will be from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, at 407 N. Bridge St. Admission is free, and there will be hourly door prizes.
Handcrafted items for sale include Christmas angels, Santas, ornaments, woodcrafts, jewelry, floral, decorated clothing, digital photographs, fabric art, stained glass, baby and pet items. The country cafe, open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., is a good place to visit family and friends while enjoying a hot bowl of soup and a sandwich. Traditional favorites include broccoli cheese soup, taco soup, homemade chicken salad and pimento cheese sandwiches.
The bake sale will feature apple treats and sweets, such as Apple Cinnamon Cake, Apple Coffee Cake, Harvest Apple Pie, Applesauce Muffins and Apple Pecan Bread. Coffee and dessert will be available until 3 p.m.
The Pumpkin Patch, located on the front lawn of the church, will be open. The youth will have games in the Pumpkin Patch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A small fee will be charged. Walgreen's will give free glucose screenings and blood pressure checks in the church parlor. Flu shots will be free with the Medicare card or $31.99 for everyone else.
Pneumonia shots will also be available.
The show is sponsored by United Methodist Women. Proceeds from booth rental and food sales will benefit church and community outreach programs. Funds from last year were donated to Christ's Kitchen, the Food Bank, Christmas Baskets, Mid Coast Family Services, Prescription Assistance and United Methodist Committee on Relief.
For more information, phone First United Methodist Church at 361-572-0578.