Christmas Hope Happening Craft and Vendor Fair


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CHRISTmas HOPE Happening Craft and Vendor Fair, Saturday, December 8, 2012

Messengers of Hope is hosting a Craft and Vendor Show with a Free Children's Craft Corner, Raffles and Lunch. Admission if free.

Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 am to 4 pm at Park Vista, 1451 20th Ave., East Moline (Location of the old UT North Campus)

Crafters and Vendors:
Maria's Homemade Enchiladas (place orders for beef or chicken), Birdhouses & Beaded Jewelry by Ellen, Water's Edge Bass Buzz Baits, Cindy Lou Who's Creations, Miche, Usborne Books, Scentsy, Party Lite, Thirty-One Gifts, Creative Corner, Avon, Shaklee, Tupperware, Take A Notion Crafts, Origami Owl Custom Jewelry, Caramel Apples



















 



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