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ID-100165685The CIVITAN CHRISTMAS CRAFT & GIFT SALE takes place on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the Civitan Hall (Hwy. #43 outside Perth), from 10am to 3pm. Featuring unique, hand-crafted items from local artisans and crafters, along with a special selection of gift items. Lots of parking, refreshments available. For information or to register a booth, call Jane at 613-267-5952.


Perth OntarioSaturday, November 29th from 10am to 4pm. Come to McDonald’s Corners and experience the 10th ANNUAL MERA CHRISTMAS FAIR. This is the perfect time and place to shop locally, connect with local artisans and support community arts at MERA. All juried vendors offer original, one-of-a-kind items that you won’t find anywhere else: hand weaving, fibre arts items, organic chocolate by Ludwig, Strawberry Cottage beeswax candles and soaps, jewellery, felted creations, jams and jellies, home baking, a cafe and more. For directions to the MERA Schoolhouse in McDonald’s Corners, go to See you there!

Annual Franktown Craft Fair & Luncheon

ID-10010495Annual Franktown Craft Fair & Luncheon
Saturday November 15th 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Centennial Hall, 152 Church St. Franktown
Home-made baking, sewing, knitting, crafts, gift items and much much more.

Lunch: Homemade soup, sandwiches, dessert coffee/tea

Perth Autumn Studio Tour

ID-10010495The Perth AUTUMN STUDIO TOUR takes place this October 11, 12, 13, 2014. 24 artisans and vendors will participate, opening their studios for tours over the Thanksgiving weekend. All exhibited work is for sale.

For details about the artisans visit the website at

There will be a draw for a grand prize, a Harvest Lunch at Brooke Valley School, Fieldwork located across from Studio 2, and the continuation of the Empty Bowls Project, among many other features.

Call RiverGuild for further info at 613-267-5237.

Perth Autumn Studio Tour

The Perth Autumn Studio Tour on October 10, 11, 12, 10:00-5:00, features some of the area’s best local artisans, including potters, painters, photographers, printmakers, woodworkers, furniture makers and a canoe builder. Enjoy this local Thanksgiving tradition. Visit the artists’ studios, enjoy a Harvest Lunch, and take in the fall colours in beautiful Brooke Valley. Admission is free. Visit