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ON THE RIDGE CRAFT FAIR, Christmas Chaos – 2009 32nd ANNUAL CREATIVE CRAFT FAIRS Gifts for Myself and Others Artisans Faire in Port Alberni at the
Nov. 7 – 10:00am - 4:00pm Duncan’s GIANT Arts & Crafts Fair CELEBRATING OUR 32nd YEAR! Juried Craft Show Italian Canadian Hall, 4065 6th Ave.
Cordova Bay United Church Hall, Thurs. Nov. 12 & Fri. Nov. 13, AT PEARKES CENTRE Presented by Island Artisans Association Saturday, Nov. 14, 11-5pm,
813 Claremont Ave. 12 pm to 9 pm (behind Tillicum Mall) Fine craft, good food and live music: Sunday, Nov. 15, 11-3pm.
Featuring high quality, juried crafts: Sat. Nov. 14 & Sun. Nov. 15 10 am to 5 pm Friday Nov. 13th: 10-8p.m. Fri. Nov. 13 Noon-8pm, Sat. Nov. 14 Free admission. Wheelchair accessible.
Pottery, Glassware, Jewellery, Island Savings Centre Saturday Nov. 14th: 10-5:30p.m. 10am-6pm, Sun. Nov. 15 11am-5pm Celebrate the up-coming season with this
Textiles, Cards, Edibles, etc. (formerly Cowichan Centre) Sunday Nov. 15th: 10-4:30p.m. da Vinci Centre, 195 Bay St., Victoria annual event, showcasing the talents of
Tables Available. 2687 James St., Duncan 3100 Tillicum Rd, VICTORIA Event Pass $4, $1 off with foodbank item island artisans, where you’ll have the
Homemade soup luncheon. FREE ADMISSSION Wheelchair friendly One of Vancouver Islands largest and most Free parking, Wheelchair accessible opportunity to purchase one-of-a-kind
Admission $1 − Wheelchair Access Call for more info and application for table popular fairs showcasing over 150 Visit: www.islandartisans.ca pieces from the artists themselves! Pick up
For info contact Linda: (250)-652-3184 (250)-748-7529 email@example.com professional exhibitors from all over 560000 some original creations including pottery,
560313 560890 British Columbia. Shop for beautiful Winter Dreams, 981 Sutcliffe Road, weaving, stone carvings, original paintings,
Christmas gifts, including gourmet food, Cordova Bay. November 13, 10am-8pm, woodwork, soaps, jewellery, photography,
SACRED HEART CHURCH CHRISTIAN stain glass, jewellery, woodwork, fine art, dolls, toys, puppets, Xmas ornaments and
CHARITIES FALL BAZAAR November 14, 10-5pm, November 15,
Snowdon House Christmas photography, clothing, imports and more. 11-4pm. Unique gifts for every budget. fabric arts. Concession by the Bread Of Life.
4040 Nelthorpe St. Thursday November 12, 10am-8pm Over 100 continuous draw prizes will be Info: 250-724-0489
Sat. Nov 7, 2009 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Christmas puddings, candy arrangements,
Friday November 13, 10am-8pm given away and free live demonstrations. custom cards, carry-alls for wheelchairs/
Admission FREE. Wheelchair accessible. ALL Saturday November 14, 10am-4pm Our fair offers:
PROCEEDS TO CHARITIES. Attic Treasures, walkers, sleepware, tea cozys, St. Nicks,
4693 Sunnymead Way • On sight Chiropractor, Massage & Christmas crackers, food treats, Laura - Victoria’s
Books, Ethnic Foods, Handcrafted gifts – (Cordova Bay Road at Galey Way) Reflexology Therapists
knitted, sewn, Home Baking, Preserves, pillows, teacher gifts & much more! 9th Annual Craft Fair
Follow the tree signs; Garden art, journals, • Children’s Area: face painting & activities Free mulled cider. No admission. Door prize. "Olde Fashioned Christmas Magic"
Jewellery, Lucky 7, Silent Auction, handmade cards, stationary products, fresh • Snacks and meals by Sam’s Deli
Hamburger/Hot Dog Stand, Tea Room. 560469 This year; Soap Sculptures, as featured in
Christmas wreaths, gourmet foods, • Wheelchair accessible the Times Colonist, Aug 30th issue, culinary
Info: (250)-475-3024 or (250)-479-1611 preserves, folk art, Christmas ornaments, • Free parking
560573 delights, and many Christmas treasures! In
bath treats, Christmas baking, linens and so Admission $4.50 per day. $5 for all 3 days. our garden house, come and enjoy a "taste"
25TH Annual Strawberry Vale Craft Fair much more. No admission fee. For more Children 12 & under free of our Olde Fashioned Christmas Magic.
Nov. 7 and 8. 10-4pm both days information call Laura: (250)-658-3419 EXHIBITORS: SOME SPACES AVAILABLE Nov. 14 & 15 10 - 4 p.m.
Lots of gift ideas from Juried Artisans. www.snowdonhouse.ca Visit website for application form and 3840 Gordon Head Rd
Choose from Art, Body Care Products, 560587
Jewellery, Wood Turning, Pottery, Children’s WWW.CREATIVECRAFTFAIRS.COM "Truly, a unique experience!"
Clothing, Glass Works, Christmas Items, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 560922
Fabric Art, Food Services and so much more. Contact Deanna: (250)-658-0971
W/C accessible, lots of parking. November 13 559584
Victoria Cat Rescue Corps
$1 admission at door. 11 High St. Annual Christmas Bazaar & Tea
(corner of High St and Burnside Rd West) November 14 Sat. November 14th, 2009
Info: (250)-479-2276 Calico Christmas Tillicum Elementary School’s 15th Annual Eclipsing Star Craft Fair
23rd Annual Arts & Crafts Show 13th Annual Christmas Craft Fair St. Matthias Church Hall
560914 November 14th – 2009 9:30am – 3:30pm 600 Richmond Ave.
Fri. Nov. 13, 6pm - 9:30pm, (3155 Albina Street) 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Rd
20th Annual First Chance Sat. Nov. 14, 9am - 5pm Friday Nov. 13th, 3:30 pm – 8 pm Crafts, Jewelry, Books, White Elephant
Christmas Craft Show Come and do your Christmas shopping in a Cake & Beverage $3.75
At Pacific Christian School 654 Agnes Saturday Nov. 14th, 10 am – 4 pm warm and friendly atmosphere. Make us
Sat.., Nov. 7 : 10a.m. – 5p.m. Street, Victoria, (off Glanford Ave.) Experience our festive holiday atmosphere. for further information call: (250)-656-1100
Sun., Nov. 8: 10a.m. – 4p.m. your coffee stop while you browse amongst www.victoriacatrescue.com
Admission $3 – Children 12 & Under Free. Refreshments for sale and Admission is free. the wonderful handmade crafts – Victorian
Held @ The Mary Winspear Centre Wheelchair Accessible. Enter to win one of 2 To purchase a table, contact: 559503
2243 Beacon Ave., Sidney Christmas Decorations, Christmas baskets,
GRAND PRIZES!! Come celebrate the season Debbie Shawcross pillows, wreaths for all seasons, knitted and
First Chance features 85 new and returning with us at the 23rd Annual Calico Christmas (250)-383-6803
artisans to this juried show, highlighting sewn items. Tables still available.
Show! Enjoy the fun, festive atmosphere 560589
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quality & self creation, while brimming with while you shop and grab a bite to eat. Calico 560916
ARTIST & ARTISAN – SHOW & SALE
uniqueness and one-of-a-kind works for Christmas offers over 100 new and returning Sat. & Sun., Nov. 14 & 15, 11 am – 4 pm
yourself and loved ones. Enjoy great music juried exhibitors, filling two gyms with unique FAIR TRADE CRAFT SALE at Cordova Bay Community Place
and scrumptious treats as you shop in a and contemporary treasures! We feature a Charles Dickens Christmas Craft Faire …bring Christmas to your home and in Cordova Bay Elementary School
most festive atmosphere. You are only fabulous selection of jewelry, pottery, home Florence Filberg Centre, Courtenay homes around the world… 5238 Cordova Bay Rd.
limited by your imagination! Great door & garden decor, soap & spa products,
´ Nov. 13, 14, and 15 Sat. Nov. 14, 10-4 ★ Sun. Nov. 15, 12-4 Photography, hand-knits and other fibre
prizes, wheelchair accessible. Admission: $3 Christmas decorations, original paintings, Fri 3-8pm, Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4 Gordon United Church, arts, jewellery, clay modeling, paintings,
for a weekend pass. Children under 12 free. pet accessories, pewter ware, gourmet foods 15th annual juried show, two floors of 935 Goldstream Avenue, Langford sculpture, Ukrainian eggs, prints…
★ Proudly we support ★ and much more. Enjoy a delicious meal at outstanding arts and crafts. Concession. Featuring handcrafts from Free Admission, Door Draw,
★ Beacon Community Services.★ the Calico Kitchen and indulge in exquisite Admission $2. Free daily draws, plus win Ten Thousand Villages Silent Auction, Refreshments
For info., please contact Joyce @ baked goods from The Broadmead Bakery. 1 of 3 $100 grocery certificates. ATM on site Threads of Hope & Global Village. 250-658-5558 email@example.com
(250)-248-0637 or: Hourly door prizes. Limited exhibitor space Wheelchair accessible FMI Proceeds to support the Baking and more Crafts on
firstname.lastname@example.org available. For info contact: (250)-516-3070 Janet (250)339-9891 email@example.com Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign Thurs. Dec. 17, 11 am – 4 pm
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Lavender Co-op Church of St. John the Divine Crafty Creations 19th Annual Craft Fair City of Nanaimo, Parks, Recreation &
21st Annual Craft Fair & Bake Sale. CHRISTMAS BAZAAR November 14, 2009, 10am-4pm. Culture 2009 Christmas Craft Bazaar
Nov. 14th 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 14, 2009 Cobble Hill Hall, 3550 Watson Ave. Friday, November 20, 12-8 pm.
10A 620 Judah St. (off Glanford) 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 32 tables. Knitting & sewing, glassware, Saturday & Sunday
Good selection of baked goods, candies & St. John’s Christmas Bazaar kitchen-bath-Christmas decor, woodworking November 21 & 22nd, 10 am to 5 pm
fudge. Xmas gift baskets & spices. Fleece will be held at the Church Hall, soaps- lotions, kids-canine clothes, greeting Beban Social Centre - 2300 Bowen Road
blankets, knitted slippers, baby & kids 925 Balmoral St (off Quadra). cards, pottery, stained glass, hand puppets. Admission $2.00 – 2 for 1 coupon on
sweaters. Lots of gift ideas at good prices. Christmas handicrafts, decorations, home Free admission. Wheelchair friendly. Sunday. Free hourly prize draws! Large
Donations to our Mustard Seed food hamper baking, jams/jellies, treasures, jewellery, Refreshments. The best little craft fair in variety of homemade products that will suit
appreciated. Mary: (250)-479-6139 linens, children’s section, good quality town! (250)-743-2791 or (250)-748-0732 everyone on your list. Pottery, puppets,
560929 books, and gift baskets for silent auctions. 558726 photography, jewellery, Christmas crafts,
A special lunch will be available. and much more! Concession available.
Oak Bay Artists Studio Tour
Sat & Sun, Nov 14 & 15,
November 17 More info call 756-5200 or www.nanaimo.ca
noon - 4:30pm First Annual
Find a wonderful selection of CHRISTMAS AT THE LAKE Produced by 9th ANNUAL All Sooke Arts & Crafts Christmas Fair
unique and varied artist created gifts, The Prospect Lake Community Assoc. UVIC HEARTS AND HANDS CRAFT FAIR November 20, 1-8 pm,
displayed in their studios. Saturday, November 14, 10am - 4pm. Free admission! November 21 and 22, 10-5 pm
Free self-guided tour of individual Prospect Lake Community Hall Tuesday November 17, 2009 (10:00 a.m.- Sooke Community Hall, downtown Sooke.
artists studios. 5358 Sparton Rd. (near West Saanich Rd) 4:30 p.m.) University Centre Lobby. FREE ADMISSION
Tour Brochure: Quality Crafts & Art, Wonderful Foods Come to a juried event featuring hand Over 60 vendors on 2 floors.
www.recreation.oakbay.ca Tea Room, Buskers, Great Community Event crafted creations by UVic students and staff. Get your Picture with Santa, the REAL one!
Lois at firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-479-7070 Offerings include unique pen and pencil sets, *Handicapped accessible*
www.prospectlakecommunity.com fine art, turned and painted wood, greeting *Great Food * Great Entertainment*
Christmas Craft Fair & Festive Silent 559473 cards, body care, children’s things, pottery One of the best shows on the Island,
Auction. Saturday, November 14, 10-2pm. and jewelry. Table fees and raffle proceeds “Don’t miss this one”!
Fairfield Activity Centre, 380 Cook St. support the UVic United Way Campaign. 556442
Free Admission. Large Craft Fair 25+ Friends of Government House Craft sale.
"Buying at the Butterworth " Information: Lynn (250)-721-6365.
venders featuring a variety of homemade Wheelchair accessible. "Made at Home by Ada" & Friends.
treasures. Refreshments available. Also Saturday, November 14th, 9:30 a.m. to
3:30 p.m. Sunday, November 15th, 9:30 561014 Fri. Nov. 20, 2-9pm, Sat. Nov. 21, 9-4pm
featuring our Festive Silent Auction opening & Sun. Nov. 22 10-4
Sat, Nov. 14, closing Sat, Dec. 5, at our a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Your dollars go straight to
Fifth Annual Gift & Craft Home Sale in
Christmas in Cook St. Village Event. the Friends garden projects. November 20 friendly relaxed antique setting, including
Table rentals $35. Contact Crystal Hill: 1401 Rockland Avenue In the Butterworth
Cottage and the Multi Purpose Room on lots of organic jams, jellies, chutneys,
(250)-384-6542 relishes & salsa, antipasta, jewellery, cards,
the lower grounds of Government House 21st Annual Out of Hand Craft Fair
(Wheelchair accessible) presents: Presents Under Glass infant to adult knits, ornaments, lots of
at the Crystal Garden, 713 Douglas St. baked goods, chocolate, aprons, pasta bibs
Christmas Fair At 557192
and lots more. Easy parking - upper duplex.
Cadboro Bay United Church Fri. Nov 20: noon-9pm,
ST. PAUL’S ESQUIMALT Sat. Nov 21 10-6pm, Sun. Nov 22 10-5 pm 1418 St. David St. Free admission & draw.
Sat., Nov 14 from 10:30am - 3:00pm Info Ada: (250)-592-4660
2625 Arbutus Road 1379 Esquimalt Road. Admission: $7.00 adults, $6.00 Seniors.
FREE ADMISSION Wheelchair Accessible. Holly Bazaar This new location for a long standing
Lunch from 11:30 - 1:30 ($7.50). * Crafts * Saturday Nov 14th, 10-2 seasonal event, has attracted many new
Lunch 11:30-1:30pm, $7.00. artisans to the largest show Out of Hand has
Books * Snack Bar *CHILDREN'S SHOPPING
ROOM * Silent Auction * Jewellery & Crafts, baking, gourmet, pies, mincemeat, presented in years. Contemporary crafts in November 21
Accessories * Silent Auction * Labours of The Kitchen Table, Gifts for Pets, Books, every imaginable media including: wearable
Love * Home Cooking * AND more Attic Treasures, Silent Auction, Christmas art & accessories, fabulous jewellery, fine Metchosin Community Hall
surprises!!! For info: Pat (250)-721-3474 Florals, Lighted Trees, & much, much more! art, Gourmet Lane, natural skin care Silver Anniversary - 25th Annual
No admission charge, handicap access. products, books, toys & home decor. more November Arts Crafts and Giftware Sale
557066 info: www.outofhand.ca email@example.com Saturday & Sunday,
Christmas Craft Fair 560420 November 21 & 22, 10 to 4:30pm.
With Christmas right around the corner, Holiday Gifts Galore, the 34th Annual Pottery, Photography, Ginger Bread Houses
come and check out our crafts and pick up Christmas Sale by the Juan de Fuca Arts QUILTS AND MORE and Christmas Cakes by Tiers of Joy,
a present for someone special! There will be & Crafts Guild. Nov. 14 (9am-4pm) Open House/Craft Sale Jewelry, Purses by Nellie, Children’s
multiple vendors with all sorts of hand Nov. 15 (11:30am-4pm) at St. Joseph’s 4758 Amblewood Drive Nightgowns, slippers, gloves… plenty of gift
crafted goodies for you to enjoy, or rent your School Gym, 757 Burnside Road West. (off Royal Oak Drive) ideas for everyone. Free admission.
own table and sell your own stuff. (corner of Burnside & McKenzie). Friday/Saturday Nov. 20/21, 10 - 5pm. Wheel-chair accessible.
For more information call: (250)-370-9101 Free Admission. Fine Arts and handmade Sunday Nov. 22, 12 - 4pm. Metchosin Community Hall
November 14th, 10:00-4:00pm. traditional crafts. Woodworking, weaving, Gifts, quilts, clothing & home accessories. 4401 William Head Road
Oaklands Community Centre decorations, canning, baking, more! VISA. Refreshments served. In the heart of
(#1-2827 Belmont Ave) Wheelchair accessible. Call Jenn: 813-1718 Wheel chair accessible. downtown Metchosin since 1889
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12th Annual Scandinavian November 21 & 22, 10-4 CHURCH OF THE ADVENT VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR www.Kris Kringle Craft Market.com
Craft Fair & Bake Sale Christine’s Creations Studio Annual Christmas Craft Fair Nov. 21 10-5 & Nov. 22 10-4 THURS, NOV. 26, 12-9 pm,
Saturday November 21st, at Open House 3114 Harriet Road Sat., Nov. 21, 2009, 10am to 3pm Saanich Commonwealth Pool FRI, NOV. 27, 10-9 pm,
Norway House, 1110 Hillside Ave., 10-4pm Entrance on Maddock 510 Mount View Ave. 4636 Elk Lake Road SAT, NOV. 28, 10-6 pm,
Crafted items, jams & jellies, baking by Unique affordable gifts & decorations (opposite Colwood School). High quality juried show. Silver, gold, pewter, SUN, NOV. 29, 10-5 pm,
members of Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Free refreshments will be served Wide variety of crafters; Home Baking; and gemstones + beaded jewelry Xmas cards, Over 120 B.C artisans at the most beautiful
Norwegian and Swedish communities. Viking Door prize, food bank donations our very popular lunch (starting at 11:30 wood carvings, stone garden art + African decorated show at the Civic Centre in
Speciality Importers; light lunch; door prizes; appreciated. a.m.). No admission charge. Completely baskets. Varieties of organic condiments + Qualicum Beach with Live Music, gourmet
ramp & stair access. Info: 250-598-2603 More information wheelchair accessible. More info? Contact baked goods. Knit and fleece garments. dining in the Christmas Village, Kris Kringle
No Admission Fee Call Christine @ (250)-382-5239 the Church Office - 250-474-3031. Crafters Photo prints, candles + more. Admission $3 Station for the kids FAMILY PHOTOS. Roving
561173 561009 needed! Call our office to book a table. Call: (250)-479-6113 Christmas characters throughout the show,
560934 561157 Kris Kringle, Karol Kringle, Princess
THE HOLLY FAIR @ ST. MARY’S CHURCH, Kringle, Magical Faces, The Merry
Annual COOL Yule Fair Minstrell, The Story Teller, Spazmagic,
Saanichton, East Saanich Rd. at Cultra Sat. Nov. 21 10 am - 3 pm
Saturday Nov. 21 (9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.) A Hilarious Family of Trolls, Farmer Vicki
at Church of Our Lord Christ Church Cathedral Bazaar & & "Daisy the Cow", (Win a $300.00
Home Baking, Crafts, Silent Auction, (Blanshard & Humboldt).
Gourmet Pantry, Books, Garden Shop and Luncheon, Saturday Nov. 21, 12-3pm, Birthday Party with Daisy) PLUS FREE
High tea, handmade crafts, Memorial Hall 912 Rockland Ave. HOT CHOCOLATE AND CARRIAGE RIDES
more. Morning Coffee and light lunch baked goods & silent auction.
available. Auction closes at 1:30 p.m. Tables include: Attic Treasures, Baking & THROUGH QUALICUM 'THE CHRISTMAS
Free admission. VILLAGE!'
Free Admission. Wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair accessible. Preserves, Books,Christmas Decorations,
For more info call Leslie at: 250-383-8915. Crafts, Jewelery, Silent Auction & Toys, Definitely worth the
(250)-652-1611. www.churchofourlord.org Christmas Decorations. Luncheon 'Ride Up North'.
561169 $7/person. Over $ 5,000 in Door Prizes including
Wheelchair accessible. Daily Grand Prizes,
SHOAL Centre Christmas Craft Fair $ 700. Value, 2 nights at Tigh-Na- Mara &
No tables to rent. $ 700. Value, 2 nights at the Aerie Resort
10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney Wishart School’s 16th Annual 558644
Saturday, November 21 Christmas Craft and Gift Fair and a $ 500 Kris Kringle Shopping Spree.
10am to 2pm Saturday November 21st Avoid the crowds, come and shop Thursday
Tea Garden and Bake Sale 10am-3pm, & Sunday.
Beautifully handcrafted items 3310 Wishart Rd Esquimalt Arts and Crafts presents the CHECK OUT WWW.KRISKRINGLE.CA
Crafts, jewelry, ceramics and more Over 40 vendors. 32nd Annual 'Naturally Christmas' sale. FOR THE LATEST UPDATED
Come early! A great selection of crafts. Free admission. Sat Nov. 21 and Sun Nov 22. 10am to 4pm INFORMATION
(250)-656-5537 Raffle draws, baked goodies and concession. both days. Esquimalt Recreation Center, Admission Fee: $ 5 per day or $ 7 for all
firstname.lastname@example.org Tables still available 527 Fraser Street. 4 days Plus ANY kind of SOS donation.
561293 Call: (250)-478-1877 for more info. Featuring unique handcrafted items November 22 Qualicum Beach
560486 including jewelry, woodworking, cards, Civic Centre
Capital Mental Health Association crotcheted and knitted children and kitchen LADIES AUXILIARY CRAFT FAIR & TEA Contact:
Women’s Auxiliary Christmas Craft Fair & gifts, soap, baked goods and affordable November 22nd, 2009 email@example.com
Be a Virtuous Consumer original paintings, and much much more.
Lunch. Saturday November 21st, 2009 at VIDEA’s Fair Trade Fair! 10am - 3pm. 561108
9 A.M. to 2 P.M. 125 Skinner Street, Free parking. Wheelchair accessible. Free Royal Canadian Legion,
Sat. Nov. 21 from 10am-4pm admission. Tables available. Call Angela at:
across the Bay St Bridge at The First Metropolitan United Church Branch #91
Awesome baked goods and preserves. Hand 250-642-6785 or Valerie at: 250-385-7658 761 Station Ave., Langford.
932 Balmoral Road
knitted items, collectibles. Genuine stones Victorians once again have the opportunity
Crafts, tea, meat draws and silent auction.
and jewelry. Delicious home cooked lunch for one-stop shopping that you can feel good Handicap access and a smile for admission.
for sale. Silent Auction. Free Admission! about this holiday season! VIDEA’s annual Tables available $20.
www.miravictoria.ca Fair Trade Fair features vendors with Saanich Peninsula Hospital Auxiliary Contact: (250)-478-5484
products made in an ethical manner, Christmas Bazaar & Craft Fair, Saturday, 557379 Thursday, November 26th
allowing shoppers to feel confident that their Nov. 21, 2009, 10am - 3pm, Mary MOUNT ST MARY HOSPITAL
gift-giving supports families, the Winspear Centre Sidney, B.C. Features Antique, Retro & Collectible Show & Sale 25TH Annual Christmas Bazaar
environment and emerging economies. This include: Handmade Crafts, Sewing & Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney 861 Fairfield Rd. 10 am-3pm
Fair Trade marketplace event, organized by Knitting, Baking & Christmas Confectionery, This Christmas discover the unique and Welcome to our juried, traditional Christmas
the Victoria International Development Jams, Jellies, Collectibles, Antique Linen & different! All your Christmas shopping at one Bazaar featuring unique gifts for all,
Education Association (VIDEA), will feature Lace, Hidden Treasures, Books, Christmas handmade quilts, needlework & knitting,
mega event! Over 70 collector- enthusiasts. wreaths & floral designs, baking, jams &
vendors selling a variety of fairly traded Crafts, Gourmet Basket Draw, Raffle, Lunch
textiles, clothing, food, beverages, arts & Room. Admission by Donation. All proceeds Attend the biggest and brightest Christmas jellies, greeting cards, jewellery &
crafts, decorations, and will have ethnic food purchase equipment for Saanich Peninsula Show and Sale! Sunday Nov 22/09. collectables, white elephant, chocolate &
for sale. Admission is by donation, and there Hospital. No table rentals. Everyone General Admission is $3 @ 9:30 am. Early candy, raffle and much more! Refreshments
will be door prizes! welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Birds $20 @ 8:30am. Contact: Josie or available, table rental. Wheelchair
Visit www.videa.ca for more information. Inquiries: Betty Johnson, (250)-655-0481 David @ 250-744-1807 or firstname.lastname@example.org accessible. Info: contact (250)-480-3118
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Christmas in November at the Doncaster School’s 17th Annual Stocking Stuffers & More Gifts Show CAMOSUN COLLEGE’S 11th
Sooke Harbour House Christmas Craft Fair, Nov. 28, 10am-3pm. Knox Presb. Church, 2964 Richmond Rd. ANNUAL HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR
Thursday, November 26th to 1525 Rowan St. (off Cedar Hill Rd.) November 28th, 10:30am - 4:30pm Thursday, December 3rd – 10am to 5pm
Sunday, November 29th Free admission. Featuring 50+ tables of local Featuring magnetic products, candles, Young Building, Lansdowne Campus
Enjoy a wide array of art, crafts and a Unique artists’ crafts, incl: cards, jewelry, knitting, t-shirts, fabric gift wrap, doggie bandanas, 3100 Foul Bay Road
FASHION SHOW Friday night in the Potlatch woodwork, baking, chocolates, ornaments, essential oils, Epicure, Tupperware, cards, Come and get festive! Enjoy some hot apple
Room. "When you give, when you love, toys, sewing etc. Food donations welcome. decorative boxes, Relaxus prod. Concession. cider and seasonal tunes while you shop
Christmas is every day!" Gift shop open daily Prizes, concession, W/C accessible. Table W/C access. Free Admission. from our unique collection of holiday
with artisan and special creations. bookings: email@example.com Supporting Victoria Chinatown Lions Club. gift-giving ideas offered by
1528 Whiffen Spit Road, Sooke (250)-383-9378 Info: 888-6643 after 6pm. College & community artisans & crafters.
250-642-3421 visit 560882 560404 FREE Admission – Raffle Prizes!
www.sookeharbourhouse.com for more info SWEET COOKING DEALS For table bookings, contact Pat at:
Susie Thambirajah teaches Authentic 250-370-3017 firstname.lastname@example.org
St. George’s Church Christmas Fair 560765
3909 St. George’s Lane Malaysian Style, South-East Asian/
(off Maynard) in Cadboro Bay. South Asian Cooking Classes.
November 28 Saturday, Nov. 28, 10 to 2. Christmas Edition Classes begin Nov 28th
Treasures, Silent Auction, Kids’ Toys, with a day workshop. Regular classes are on December 4
Books, Baking , Preserves, Pies & a weekly basis. A wonderful gift idea for the
Cloverdale Traditional School’s Annual Antipasto, Plants. Free coffee. gourmet cooks in the family at Christmas &
Christmas Craft Fair - Saturday Nov. 28th Birthdays. Call: 250-477-4079, for schedules A TOUCH OF SALTSPRING
Lunch served. Fun for all. CHRISTMAS SHOW
10am - 4pm at 3427 Quadra Street. Info: (250)-472-2090 see http://SusieEnterprise.ShawWebSpace.ca
Browse the wares of over 50 vendors and 560066
crafters, and get some Christmas shopping FRIDAY DECEMBER 4TH
done while the kids are kept busy with crafts, Winter Creek Pottery 10A.M. - 8P.M.
activities and face-painting on Candy Cane St. Luke’s Anglican Church Come to the Highlands and enjoy a cup of SATURDAY DECEMBER 5TH
Lane. Stop by Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen for a hot Christmas Bazaar and tea cider while you shop. 10A.M. - 5P.M.
meal and a treat. Admission by donation. November 28th, 10am - 2pm Pottery & sculpture. SUNDAY DECEMBER 6TH
Wheelchair accessible. 3821 Cedar Hill Cross Road November 28 & 29, December 5 & 6. 10A.M.-5P.M.
For more information or table booking Featuring antiques and collectibles, silent 10am-5pm 1885 FOREST PARK DRIVE,
please call Michele at 250-386-3608 or auction, jewellery, floral arrangements, 178 Ross-Durrance Rd. NORTH SAANICH
email at: email@example.com needlework and handicrafts, home baking, For more information please call PANORAMA RECREATION CENTER
561171 jams and jellies, books, toys, white elephant 250-652-5434 ADMISSION $4.00 FOR A 3 DAY PASS
and more. A light lunch will be served. 561347 Handicap accessible. Park ’N’ Ride.
Free admission. Wheelchair accessible. www.atouchofsaltspring.com
SURF LODGE CRAFT FAIR For more information call: (250)-592-2842 560752
Located on Gabriola Island 560613
(only 20 minute ferry from Nanaimo) "Made at Home by Ada" & Friends.
Saturday Nov. 28th 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. "Christmas in the Manger" Fri. Dec. 4, 2-9, Sat Dec. 5, 9-4 & Sun Dec.
Sunday Nov. 29th 11 a.m. -3 p.m. November 28 and 29 6, 10-4 Fifth Annual Gift & Craft Home Sale
885 Berry Point Road, Gabriola Island 10 am - 4 pm in friendly relaxed antique setting, including
Exceptional & unique Island gifts- from Saanich Fairgrounds lots of organic jams, jellies, chutneys,
chocolate to stained glass. Make a weekend 1528 Stellys Cross Road relishes and salsa, antipasta, jewellery,
out of it & see the whole Island. Ocean view $2.00 for TWO DAYS cards, infant to adult knits, ornaments, lots
rooms available. (250).247.9231 Wheelchair accessible of baked goods, chocolate, aprons, pasta
firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Gloria (250)-652-3314 November 29 bibs and lots more. Easy parking - upper
150 vendors duplex - 1418 St. David St. Free admission
www.saanichfair.ca and draw. Info: Ada 250-592-4660
CHOSIN POTTERY’S 26th ANNUAL 560947
VICTORIA BOOK & PAPER SHOW, Sunday,
CHRISTMAS SALE NOV. 29 2009, 10AM to 4PM, Winspear
Special opening weekend NOVEMBER 28th Pottery Sale Centre, 2243 Beacon. Ave. Sidney, BC. Christmas at the O’Reillys - Point Ellice
& 29th. Sale continues until December ★ One Day Only ★ ANTIQUE and COLLECTIBLE PRINTED House is decorated for the holidays.
6th. Works by Robin Hopper and Judi Dyelle. Parksville Community Centre PAPER ITEMS - postcards, stamps, comics, Dec. 4th and 5th, 11-4pm: Christmas Sale.
Join us for some hot mulled cider, coffee and 132 Jensen Avenue, maps, magazines, books, advertising, Tours available by appt only
Parksville Victorian Xmas cards, nautical items, menus Nov. 27th-28th, Dec. 11th-12th, 18th-19th
cookies while browsing through the vast November 28th, 2009 – all for sale or trade! Sidney BOOK TOWN’S Enjoy Christmas tea, by reservation only.
selection of sale items. 10am to 5pm BEST! Experts available to value your items. Children’s tours Dec. 28th-30th, 10-12 noon.
4283 Metchosin Rd., Victoria. FMI: Arrowsmith Potters Guild A lot of fun, and lots to see and do. Phone for details: (250)-380-6506
Open daily 10am-5pm (250)-954-1872 100+ tables available. Entry $3. Point Ellice House National Historic Site
250-474-2676 Visa, MC, Interac www.arrowsmithpottersguild.bc.ca Info: (250)-652-0149, (250)-385-4292. 2616 Pleasant St,. Victoria.
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December 5 December 5 December 5 December 8 December 12
Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre Campus View Elementary School Knox Christmas Bazaar and Tea Art Student’s Painting and Print Sale! Holly Jolly Craft Fair
Christmas by the Sea Sail Past Christmas Craft Fair 2964 Richmond Road. Tuesday December 8, 2009 December 12th + 13th, 2009
December 5th, 2009 2:00PM-6:00PM Saturday, December 5, 10am-4pm Saturday, December 5, 11am to 3pm 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm Saturday 10 - 5
This year make the Christmas by the Sea 3900 Gordon Head Road Free admission! Home Baking, Books, Vancouver Island University Sunday 12 - 5
part of your family’s Christmas traditions. Admission $1. Children Free Crafts, Collectibles, Jewelry, Plants, Sewing, Art and Design building #325 CanWest University, 950 Kings Road,
There will be free hot chocolate, coffee and Door prizes. Wheelchair accessible. jams, preserves, Toys and LOTS more. 900 Fifth St., Nanaimo, B.C. Quadra Village. Featuring locally hand
candy canes, music and a wonderful view of Quality crafts, silent auction, children’s Great Christmas gifts and festive music! Great Art, Great Prices, Great Investment! crafted and unique gifts. Free admission and
the Lighted Ships as they Sail Past. bazaar, concession and bake sale. Delicious Luncheon: Adult $5. Children $3. 561961 refreshments, plenty of free parking. Cash
Christmas is a magical time. Come and enjoy For more information call Candice at: Wheelchair Accessible. only. For more information or to participate
the bonfire and BBQ, bake sale and silent (250)-477-5395 Contact number: (250)-592-6323 visit: www.hollyjollyvictoria.com.
auction. Wheelchair accessible. No 560709 558315 561275
admission fee. BBQ by donation Sooke Fall Fair’s 6th Annual Christmas ** MOSS STREET HOLIDAY MARKET **
2:00-4:00PM, Sail Past 5:00PM. We will Crafts, Curios & more Market December 12th and 13th, 2009
gladly accept non perishable food for our BETHLEHEM WALK Sat., Dec. 5, 10am-4pm. 10am to 4pm at the
local food bank. For more information December 5 Saturday Sooke Community Hall, Fairfield Community Association
contact the Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre December 6 Sunday entrance off Sheilds Rd. and Sir James Douglas School
1761 Cowichan Bay Rd December 7 Monday Tables $15, admission by donation to 1330 Fairfield Road, Victoria, BC.
(250)-746-4955 or www.classicboats.org 6:30 - 9:00 pm Sooke Christmas Bureau, crafts, collectibles Parking in the Thurlow Parking Lot and along
Sooke Baptist Church & baking, Concession. Thurlow St. on the right hand side. For more
7110 West Coast Rd. Sooke B.C.
Free Event. It is a powerful statement. It is
Call Carol 250-881-1169 for info and tables. December 11 information please call 250-361-1747.
Wheel Chair Accessible 561163
an all churches event. Everyone welcome. 560488
Phone & Fax: (250)-642-3424
20th Annual Last Chance February 13, 2010
Christmas Craft Show
Fri., Dec. 11: 12p.m. – 7p.m. 4th Annual
Sat., Dec. 12: 10a.m. – 5p.m. Victoria Tea Festival
Sun.,Dec. 13: 10a.m. – 4p.m. February 13 & 14, 2010
Denman Island Christmas Stroll Held@ The Mary Winspear Centre Sat. (12-5pm); Sun. (10am-4pm)
December 5th and 6th 2243 Beacon Ave., Sidney Crystal Garden, Victoria
(Sat. & Sun: 10am-4pm daily) 713 Douglas Street
Last Chance features 85 new and returning Tickets: $20 advance, $25 door
At two large Community Centres. Over 80 artisans to this juried show, highlighting
artisans display top quality crafts by local For more info & ticket outlets:
WINTER CELEBRATION ART SHOW quality & self creation, while brimming with www.victoriateafestival.com
and regional artists. 'Voted the best and
December 5th, 10 AM to 4 PM at the largest COUNTRY CHRISTMAS FAIRE December 6 uniqueness and one-of-a-kind works for Taste. Discover. Shop. Experience.
Fireweed Studio, 277 Durrance Road, around, and a truly classy & unique show!' yourself and loved ones. 561551
(between West Saanich Rd & Wallace Dr.) Wide aisles, a leisurely pace, homemade Victoria Central Lions Club Enjoy great music and scrumptious treats as
Join Painters, potters and friends to food at 2 eateries. Short ferry ride from will have a Christmas Craft Fair on you shop in a most festive atmosphere. You
celebrate the Season without the Buckley Bay, then a 1-block walk up from Sunday December 6th at the are only limited by your imagination!
commercial insanity. Reasonable prices, the landing OR take SHUTTLE VAN. Royal Canadian Legion, Great door prizes, wheelchair accessible.
fun for children of all ages. Earth friendly Free admission. Wheelchair accessible. 411 Gorge Rd East, Admission: $3.00 for a 3 day weekend pass.
creations. Please park at Lion of Judah More Info: 250-335-2918. from 9am to 5pm.
Ministries (the old Durrance School) Children under 12 free.
560300 Book your table, 8ft tables each at $35 per **Proudly we support
6021 West Saanich Rd and follow the signs table. To reserve your table or for more
down Durrance Road, about 200 feet, to the information please call Joan 250-384-3972. Beacon Community Services**
Fireweed Studio. St. Peter’s (Lakehill) Anglican Church Note "CRAFTER" ONLY. For info., please contact Joyce
No Admission Fee, wheelchair accessible Christmas Festival 557564 @250-248-0637 or
Contact Name: Bianca Message 544-4820 Saturday, December 5, 2009 email@example.com
10:00 am to 2pm 3939 St. Peter’s Road 558658
Home baking including our famous Chicken
James Bay Market Society presents the pot pies, preserves, Christmas planters, Save the Best for Last!!
29th Annual Dickens Fair swags, candy, knitting, books, silent auction, Christmas Gift Show
Saturday December 5th 10am-4pm jewellery, collectables- gifts for everyone. December 11 - 13 at the
(suggested donation $2) Hot lunch with traditional chicken pot pie Pearkes Recreation Centre, Victoria.
140 Oswego St $8.00. Served 11:30am-1pm INFO? Call: Admission:
Jewelry, jams & more! 250-384-7757 Visit our website at $4 a Day, under 12 are Free
Fresh food, live music & door prizes. www.stpeterslakehill.ca Or email: Hours: Friday: 10am - 8pm,
(250)-381-5323 firstname.lastname@example.org Saturday & Sunday: 10am - 5pm.
email@example.com St. Peter’s Road is one street www.atrshows.com
www.jamesbaymarket.com south of Reynolds Road, off Quadra. Phone: (250)-472-6410
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