Fall Craft Fair scheduled Saturday at St. Philip Neri School


October 12, 1997|By Rosalie Falter | Rosalie Falter,SUN STAFF

ST. PHILIP NERI Roman Catholic School, 6401 Orchard Road, is holding its Fall Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The public is invited to shop from more than 130 craft artisans. Country designs, wood crafts, dried floral crafts, quilting and much more will be available, along with food and drinks.

This event, sponsored by the Home and School Association, will be held rain or shine.

Information: Carolyn Bonolis, 410-761-2194, or the school office, 410-859-1212.

Holiday craft show

Ferndale United Methodist Church, 117 Ferndale Road, will hold its holiday craft show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall.

Crafts will be displayed on two floors and will include items for Halloween and Christmas. Look for homemade snowmen, angels, clay soldiers, country wood items, jewelry, baskets, birdhouses, crocheted items, egg art, ceramics, wreath, pottery and light-bulb Santas.

The church youth group is making scarecrows for sale. There will be a bake table, fudge, peanut brittle, apple butter, apples and a tasting table.

After shopping, stay and have lunch: hot dogs or a barbecue platter, homemade soup and freshly baked apple dumplings to eat in or take out. Information: 410-761-2880.

Herb exhibits

There was a good showing of exhibits from Friendly Thyme Herb Club members at the Anne Arundel County Fair, said Cleo McCoy, chairwoman of the herb department.

Mary Goode took second place in dish garden arrangement; Joan Childs, topiary; Leslie Kowalewski finished in second place in culinary herbs; Cindy Swiss took first place for vinegars and medicinal herbs; Joel Clements finished first in herb craft (Christmas); Phyllis Clements finished first in herbal craft; Robin Ireland took first place in culinary herbs; Marie Gish won the basket with fresh herbs category; and McCoy won the herb centerpiece category.

June Burton won a first-place champion ribbon with a Christmas herb decoration of a hollowed-out log planted with fresh herbs. The champion, best-of-show ribbon went to Marion Adams.

Women's club meeting

Carol S. Parham, superintendent of Anne Arundel County public schools, will be guest speaker at the Tuesday meeting of the Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights. The meeting begins at 10: 30 a.m. in the clubhouse on Hammonds Ferry Road.

If you are interested in attending the meeting, call Betty Brow, the club president, at 410-859-8899.

Entertainment books on sale

Anne Skillman is chairwoman for the 1998 Entertainment Book fund-raiser sponsored by the Woman's Club. She said the book sells for $35 and is filled with discounts on movies, sports, video rentals, car washes, dry cleaning, museums and historical sites, casual and fine dining, travel, assorted services and merchandise and car rentals.

The books will be available at the club meeting Tuesday, and Skillman has offered to deliver books to anyone who orders them. To place orders: 410-859-1082.

Craft show

The North County Parents-Boosters Club is sponsoring the North County Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Nov. 1. at the school, 10 E. First Ave., Ferndale. A space may be reserved for $30. Proceeds will support scholarship for seniors at the end of the school year.

Reservations: Sharron Thomas, 410-553-6158, or Michele Keller, 410-766-7074.

Information: Patti Lincoln, 410-766-7074.

Pub Date: 10/12/97

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