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70th Annual Bazaar and Luncheon

St. Paul’s 70th Annual Bazaar and Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, November 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Colhoun Room. The theme of this year’s bazaar is “Celebrating Our History,” and the focus is on fellowship, fund-raising and fun.

St. Paul's 70th Annual Bazaar and Luncheon Co-Chairs Elizabeth Myers, Liza Smith and Sarah Smith.

St. Paul’s 70th Annual Bazaar and Luncheon Co-Chairs Elizabeth Myers, Liza Smith and Sarah Smith.

This year’s Bazaar will offer the most popular traditions from years past, including:

The Bazaar Food Booth welcomes homemade items from apple cakes, biscotti, and cheese straws to zucchini breads. Donations to represent 100% profit for the Bazaar! Please label, wrap festively and note if your contribution contains nuts or has been previously frozen. Drop off Tuesday November 8 between 9:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. or on the day of the Bazaar, November 9, between 8:30 and 9:30 a.m. Contact Julie Taylor at (336) 817-7483 or, Sally Engram at (336) 926-2703 or or Cindy Brasher (336) 403-4462 or

The Wishing Tree silent auction is the most profitable part of the Bazaar. Now is the time to do your part to make sure this year’s offerings are the best yet! At previous Bazaars, the most popular items have been silver, jewelry, works of art and gift certificates for local businesses and services. Donations may be new or used, so long as they are in good condition. Contact Shannon Wilson at or (336) 345-7147.

The Bazaar Luncheon, served in Colhoun B and C from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. To-go orders may be picked up in the hallway outside the kitchen during that time. The menu includes a choice of lasagna or chicken salad with bread, salad, tea or coffee and a choice of brownie or lemon tart.

Raffle tickets are on sale at $5 each in advance and throughout the day of the Bazaar when drawings for prizes will take place. You do not need to be present to win.

Bazaar Angels support the Bazaar by making tax-deductible cash donations. Mail your check, payable to St. Paul’s ECW with “Bazaar” in the memo line, to the church.

All Are Welcome to Participate

To donate merchandise for sale or to volunteer to help, contact Bazaar Co-Chairs Elizabeth Myers at, Liza Smith at or Sarah Smith at

Tickets for the raffle and luncheon can be purchased in advance at the front desk and on Sunday, October 23, 30 and November 6 in the library before and after formation classes.

Proceeds of the Bazaar and Luncheon will support the mission and ministries of St. Paul’s as well as local, national and international charities recommended to the ECW Council by this year’s Co-Chairs.

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