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November 1, 2012

Holiday fair roundup

Nov. 3

Laurel Grange annual holiday fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 21 Garden St., West Newbury.

17th annual “Village of Church Fairs”

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at numerous Amesbury churches

Traditional offerings include crafts, baked goods, Christmas and Thanksgiving decorations, raffles and food. Maps and menus will be available at each participating church.

Market Street Baptist Church holiday fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 37 Market St., Amesbury.

Lunch buffet, General Store, gift table and cookie table. Browse the “Attic Treasures” featuring new and used household, kitchen, decorative, craft and collectable items as well as toys. Pay what you can afford.

Main Street Congregational Church, United Church of Christ Christmas Fair and luncheon, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lunch will be served in the Church vestry at 145 Main St. between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Handmade crafts, a Country Fair with a variety of gifts, jewelry table, baked goods table, Cookie Walk and silent auction.

22nd annual Used Toy Fair, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Topsfield Fairgrounds.

The fundraiser for Community Giving Tree offers 5,000 square feet of gently used toys. There is no admission fee. Toys not sold are distributed to children in need.

Nov. 10

St. Paul’s Church fall fair and silent auction, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 166 High St., Newburyport.

Selection includes baked goods, books, boutique, Christmas and holiday room, crafts, clothing, children’s clothing, jewelry, linens, raffles, Treasure Chest and more. Bidding for the auction runs from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Items include gift certificates, furniture, antiques, jewelry, fine collectibles, goods and services. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fundraiser benefits church projects.

Angel Gabriel Christmas Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., People’s United Methodist Church, 62 Purchase St., Newburyport.

Selections include handmade quilted gifts, handmade knit and crochet apparel, a White Elephant table, bake sale and more.

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