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Local groups holding holiday craft shows

Crafts such as these Christmas ornaments will be among many items available purchase numerous craft fairs be hosted this fall.

Crafts, such as these Christmas ornaments, will be among the many items available to purchase in the numerous craft fairs to be hosted this fall. | Sun-Times Media File Photo

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Updated: November 22, 2012 6:03AM



Here is a look at some craft shows slated for the Joliet area.

Ladies Aid Christmas Bazaar

Sponsor: Ladies Aid St. Peter’s

Contact: 815-744-1292

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 25

Location: St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 310 N. Broadway, Joliet

Number of exhibitors: 1

Admission: Free

Refreshments/meal: Yes

Bake sale: No

Prize drawings: No

Strollers allowed: Yes

Trinity Lutheran Church

Sponsor: Church youth organization

Contact: 815-462-0380

When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27

Location: Trinity Lutheran Church, 508 N. Cedar Road, New Lenox

Number of exhibitors: 30

Admission: Free

Raffle/prizes: Yes

Strollers allowed: Yes

Autumn Harvest Craft Show

Sponsor: Manhattan United Methodist Women

Contact: 815-478-3885

When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 27

Location: Manhattan U.M. Church, 335 E. North St., Manhattan

Number of exhibitors: 8-12

Admission: Free. Includes free valet and shuttle bus service

Refreshments/lunch: Yes

Bake sale: Yes

Prize drawings: No

Strollers allowed: No

Space available: 815-478-3885 (No commercial or wholesale outlets.)

15th annual craft show

Sponsor: Plainfield Band Boosters

Contact: 815-577-4444 or email PlainfieldCraftShow@psd202.org

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 28

Location: Plainfield Central High School, 24120 W. Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield

Number of exhibits: 175 spaces for crafts and gifts. All proceeds from the craft show will support the band programs at Plainfield Central

Refreshments: Food and bake sale items will also be available for purchase, including the Band Boosters’ famous baked potatoes.

Admission: $2 per person for people 18 and older. Each admission paid will receive a raffle ticket.

Strollers allowed: Yes

St. Mary’s Craft Show

Sponsor: St. Mary’s CCW

Contact: 815-467-4228

When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27

Location: 303 St. Mary St., Minooka

Number of exhibitors: 17-20

Admission: Free

Refreshments/lunch: Yes

Bake sale: No

Prize drawings: Yes

Strollers allowed: Yes

Space available: 815-467-4228



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