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October 31, 2013

Fall fair roundup

Saturday, Nov. 2

West Newbury: 30th annual Great Pumpkin Craft Fair, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Page Elementary School, 694 Main St. (Route 113). Handcrafted items, baked goods and raffles. jodyfeudo@comcast.net.

Amesbury: 18th annual Village of Church Fairs, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Seven churches within walking distance of each other; maps and menus available at each location. Crafts, baked goods, Thanksgiving and Christmas decorations, and raffles. Market Street Baptist Church will feature a variety of “attic treasures,” including used and new household and decorative items.

West Newbury: Annual Fall Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Laurel Grange hall, 21 Garden St. Handmade crafts, knitted goods and bake sale table. Food will be collected for local pantries. 978-352-2986 or midnight721@comcast.net.

Friday, Nov. 8

GROVELAND: Snowflake Fair, 4 to 8 p.m., Groveland Congregational Church, 4 King St. Prize drawings, homemade baked goods, crafts and more than 20 vendors. 978-372-3463.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Merrimac: Annual Craft Fair, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Senior Center, 100 E. Main St. Jewelry, quilted items, dog cookies, knitted and crocheted baby items, mittens, hats, gifts of glass and wood, painting, holiday items and plants. Cafe with coffee, muffins, soups and chowders. Free raffle tickets for all in attendance. 978-346-9549.

GROVELAND: Snowflake Fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Groveland Congregational Church, 4 King St. Prize drawings, homemade baked goods, crafts and more than 20 vendors. Roast beef dinner served at 6 p.m. 978-372-3463.

Saturday, Nov. 16

Georgetown: Old Fashioned Holiday Fair, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Perley Elementary School, 51 North St. Raffles, candy-guessing jar, crafts, bake sale, Santa, face-painting, music, food and white elephant room. Sponsored by Georgetown PTA to benefit schools.

Newburyport: Angel Gabriel Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., People’s United Methodist Church, 64 Purchase St. Angel Gabriel Quilters and Knitters, “Newburyport Revisited” photos and collectibles by Duncan MacBurnie, Herbert Crooks paintings, attic treasures, baked goods and sweets (some gluten-free). Snack bar will serve homemade fish chowder and desserts, sandwiches, hot dogs, coffee, soda, and water. 978-465-5145.

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