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  • Area Events, Saturday, November 17th

  • Holiday Shopping Expo

    Second annual Holiday Shopping Expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lamplighter Inn and Suites.

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  • Holiday Shopping Expo
    Second annual Holiday Shopping Expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lamplighter Inn and Suites.
    More than 30 vendors will offer their products and services, including direct sales companies, individuals with handmade items and several local businesses.
    Admission to the expo is free and drawings will be held for door prizes.
    Rummage sale
    CHEROKEE — A community rummage, bake and craft sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cherokee United Methodist Church.
    Proceeds will go to Christmas food baskets for Cherokee area residents.
    Bake sale
    Southeast Kansas Humane Society will host its fall bake sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Meadowbrook Mall. Anyone wishing to donate items for the sale may drop them off at 9 a.m.
    Volunteers will be set up inside the north mall entrance selling individual and full baked goods to raise funds for the society’s animal shelter.
    Clay Artists
    WEBB CITY, Mo. — Midwest Clay Artists will host their annual fall show and sale from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the City Pointe Shopping Center, 501 S. Madison, Webb City, Mo.
    Featured will be pottery and ceramic art made by local artists. A reception with refreshments will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
    Azrim luncheon
    Azrim Temple No. 81, Daughters of the Nile, will have its annual luncheon and bake sale at Mirza Shrine.
    The fundraising event will be open to the public. A portion of the proceeds will go toward purchase of prostheses, braces and orthopedic supplies for children treated at Shrine Hospitals.
    Theme will be “Comfort and Quilts,” with a lunch and learn presented by guest speaker Susan Stewart, an award-winning quilter, author and heirloom designer.
    Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. to allow those attending time to shop for baked goods donated by Azrim and to participate in a Chinese auction for baskets of goodies. A ukulele donated by Kutz Music will also be auctioned off.
    Lunch, featuring comfort foods such as beef stew and homemade pie, will begin at noon. The food will be prepared by members of the Crawford/Cherokee Nile Club and served by Mirza nobles.
    During the afternoon a diamond bracelet, temple queen Diana Mason’s fundraising project for the year, will be raffled off. Tickets for the drawing can be purchased at the luncheon. Door prizes will also be drawn.
    Tickets are $10. Reservations may be made by calling Bonnie McAdam, 620-237-4362, or Mary Lou Williams, 231-1826.
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