Toy storyKids and kids-at-heart can enjoy the "Clocks...

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November 21, 1996|By Lori Sears

Toy story

Kids and kids-at-heart can enjoy the "Clocks, Dolls, Toys and Trains" exhibit at the Historical Society of Talbot County this weekend. The exhibit galleries will be filled with original and reproduction trains, 19th and 20th century children's books, dolls, games, toys and clocks.

Featuring items from the society's collection as well as local collections, the exhibit offers the public a glimpse into the classic age of toys. A tour of the James Neall House and Gardens will also be available during the exhibit.

The show is at the Historical Society of Talbot County, 25 S. Washington St. in Easton, tomorrow through Jan. 5. Hours of exhibit are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $4 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 12 and free for children under 6 and includes a tour of the Neall House and Gardens. Exhibit admission only is $3. Call (410) 822-0773.

Those impossible-to-buy-for people on your holiday gift list just might get something they really like this year. The Folk Art & Craft Show at Memorial Hall at the York Fairgrounds in Pennsylvania this weekend offers something for everybody, with more than 130 artisans presenting crafts, folk art, handcrafted furniture and more. Also featured at this juried show will be demonstrations from craftspeople.

The show is tomorrow, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the York Fairgrounds, off Carlisle Avenue (Route 74) in York, Pa. Admission is $5 per person. Children under 12 get in free. Call (717) 796-2380.

Pub Date: 11/21/96

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