There’s no lack of holiday shopping opportunities, which include a plethora of Christmas bazaars and crafts shows.
JUBILEE: AN ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS SALE First Presbyterian Church, 318 S. Cedar, today, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., with an African dinner featuring Ethiopian foods, 5-7:30 p.m. ($5.50, $4/age 12 and under; 534-6678 or 624-1957) CONTINUES Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
TOLEFEST Christmas boutique of handpainted and crafted items, Heritage Congregational Church, 1801 E. 29th, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. (534-7752)
CRAFTS FAIR sponsored by Newman Lake Firefighters Auxiliary, at Tri-Community Grange, one block north of Trent and Starr in Newman Lake, today, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.. (226-0438) CONTINUES Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
COUNTRY CRAFT AND BAKE SALE Half Moon Grange, 5 miles north of Wandermere Mall on Highway 395, one mile east on Half Moon Road, today, 1-6 p.m. (467-8795) CONTINUES Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR German American Society, 25 W. Third, Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (325-1113)
BAZAAR AND BAKE SALE at the Tum Tum Community Center, Highway 291 at milepost 18, Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. (276-2964)
BAZAAR Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., Cheney, lunch served from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.. CONTINUES Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
CHRISTMAS IN THE VALLEY Spokane Valley United Methodist Church, at 10422 E. Main, Saturday, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., with tea room from 8:30-10:30 a.m., and lunch from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
BAZAAR, SOUP LUNCH AND BAKE SALE Hillyard Senior Center, 4001 N. Cook, Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (482-0803)
HOLIDAY BAZAAR St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1620 N. Monroe, Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., lunch served 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Lunch: $4, $2.50/under age 10; 327-1827 or 327-9539)
FALL BAZAAR sponsored by Central United Methodist Church Women, Third and Howard, Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., lunch served 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Lunch: $4, $2.50/under age 12; 838-2363 or 926-5266)
CRAFT FAIR sponsored by University High School Band Parents, at the school, Ninth and Herald, Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (922-0854) CONTINUES Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
HARVEST DINNER, CRAFT AND BAKE SALE The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Saturday, 2004 E. Ninth, sale starts at 10 a.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. ($6, $3/ages 6-12, free/age 5 and under)
HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR to support student scholarships and activities through the SCC environmental science clubs, at Spokane Community College Lair, 1810 N. Greene St., Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (533-7260) CONTINUES Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
CANNON ADDITION HOLIDAY BAZAAR 1504 W. Ninth, Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (747-2541) CONTINUES Nov. 18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
CHRISTMAS ARTS & CRAFTS SALE sponsored by Jim Custer Enterprises, Inc., at Spokane Interstate Fairgrounds, Havana at Broadway, Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. ($3.50, free/age 12 and under; 924-0588 or 534-3033) CONTINUES Nov. 18, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., and Nov. 19, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
CRAFT FAIR sponsored by Bethany Presbyterian Church, 301 S. Freya, Nov. 18, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
HOLIDAY FAIR sponsored by Sacred Heart Church, at United Church of Tekoa, 301 S. Crosby, Tekoa, Nov. 18, 9 a.m. (284-5782 or 284-5354)
FALL BAZAAR sponsored by Fowler United Methodist Church, at 3928 N. Howard, Nov. 18, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., lunch served from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (325-3242)
CATHEDRAL ADVENT FESTIVAL The Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, 1115 W. Riverside, Nov. 18, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (456-7157) CONTINUES Nov. 19, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
SILVER VALLEY ARTS & CRAFTS FALL FAIR sponsored by Silver Valley Arts & Crafts Association, Silver Hills Middle School, Osburn, Idaho, Nov. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (208-682-2437) CONTINUES Nov. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
KRIS KRINGLE MART arts and crafts fair sponsored by the Loon Lake Historical Society, at the Old Schoolhouse in Loon Lake, Nov. 24, noon-7 p.m. (233-3808 or 233-2829) CONTINUES Nov. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.