Crafts shows and bazaars
31st Annual Silver Valley Arts and Crafts Fall Fair - Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Silver Hills School, Osburn, Idaho. Free admission and parking. (208) 556-0146.
Central Valley High School Arts and Crafts Show – Saturday and Nov. 4, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Crafts and baked goods, sponsored by CVHS Band Boosters. Central Valley High School, 821 S. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. $2 admission. (509) 228-5100.
Shadle Park High School Arts and Crafts Show - Sponsored by the Shadle Park Booster Club. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Shadle Park High School, 4327 N. Ash St. Free admission. (509) 869-7534.
Holiday Bazaar and Luncheon - Featuring Scandinavian baked goods, crafts. Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Lunch served 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., Cheney. (509) 448-3412.
Priest River Annual Fall Craft Fair - Includes crafts and food. Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Priest River Junior High School, state Highway 2. Free. (208) 610-3603.
Fall Bazaar - Featuring fall and Christmas decorations, books, baked goods, gift items and more. Refreshments will be available. Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Audubon United Methodist Church, 3908 N. Driscoll Blvd. (509) 325-4541.
Holiday Gift and Food Faire - 22nd annual event hosted by Coeur d’Alene High School. Featuring holiday gift ideas, entertainment, food vendors and raffles. Saturday, 9 a.m., 5530 N. Fourth St., Coeur d’Alene. $1. (208) 691-0337.
Vintage Finds and Handmade Treasures Market - Vintage-like jewelry, handmade soaps, painted furniture, shabby chic and rustic decor to one of a kind finds. Proceeds help the school buy supplies and fund field trips. Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Nine Mile Falls Elementary School, 10102 W. Charles Road, Nine Mile Falls. $2/general, free/age 12 and younger. (509) 995-7770.
Twin Lakes Village Craft Sale - Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Twin Lakes Village, in the Clubhouse, 5416 W. Village Blvd., Rathdrum.
Fall Festival - Hosted by St. Stanislaus Ladies Altar Society. Nov. 4; bingo is 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; turkey dinner served 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., parish hall, McCartney Street, Rathdrum. Dinner: $7/adults, $3.50/ages 6-12, free/ages 5 and younger, $25/family. (208) 687-4407.
Journey to the Cross Benefit Craft Fair - Handmade arts and crafts, food and holiday gifts from a variety of vendors. All proceeds benefit the 2012 Journey to the Cross Outreach Event. Nov. 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Spokane Valley Adventist Church, 1603 S. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. Free admission. (509) 926-5866.
Holiday Craft Faire - Presented by Riverpoint Campus Commute Trip Reduction with items such as homemade jewelry and hand-knitted scarves, and artwork made by local artists. Nov. 7, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Riverpoint Campus Academic Center, lobby, 600 N. Riverpoint Blvd. Free admission. (509) 828-1220.
Bazaar and Turkey Dinner - Annual fall festival featuring homemade gifts and crafts, candies and baked goods, along with a turkey dinner. Nov. 8, 5-7 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1725 E. Bridgeport Ave. Dinner: $10/adults, $5/youth age 6-12. (509) 534-2083.
Arden Homemakers Club Bazaar - Nov. 9-10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Hearty beef stew, chili, cornbread and pie available. Arden Community Hall, 636 Hall Road, Colville. (509) 684-6006.
Spokane Potters’ Guild Sixth Annual Holiday Sale - A wide variety of handmade pottery items will be for sale, including mugs, vases, little boxes, pitchers, ornaments, planters, plates, platters, trivets, soap dishes, sculptures, Raku items, leaves, bowls of all sizes and more. Nov. 9, 4 p.m., Spokane Potters Guild, 1404 N. Fiske St. (509) 532-8225.
Jubilee International Marketplace – Nov. 9-10. Fair trade sale featuring handcrafted items from around the world. Nov. 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 318 S. Cedar St. Free admission. (509) 747-1058.
Scandinavian Bazaar - Nov. 10. Bazaar from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., with lefse, Scandinavian cookies, meatballs, flatbread and more; kaffe stua from 9-11 a.m., with homemade desserts served by women in traditional Scandinavian dress. Central Lutheran Church, 512 S. Bernard St. $4/includes five treats and coffee. (509) 624-9233.
Mead High School Holiday Craft Fair - Nov. 10-11. Benefits the school band and color guard programs. Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Nov. 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mead High School, 302 W. Hastings Road. $1/general, free/age 12 and younger. (509) 720-6983.
U-Hi Craft Fair - Nov. 10-11, 9 a.m. daily. Presented by the University High School instrumental music students and parents. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave., Spokane Valley. $2/adults, children admitted free. (509) 891-5278.
Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival - Handcrafted gifts, crafts, live music, lunch items. Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Convenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive (north of Wandermere Golf Course). Free admission and parking. (509) 466-1768.
Fall Bazaar - Handcrafted items, baked goods, quilt raffle, dessert and coffee bar. Benefits mission outreach projects. Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Hamblen Park Presbyterian Church, 4102 S. Crestline St. (509) 448-2909.
Women’s Club Bazaar - Baked goods, a country store, boutique and more. Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Luncheon held 11 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi, 1104 W. Heroy Ave. (509) 325-1321.
Fall/Christmas Arts and Crafts Festival - Homemade items, arts, crafts, food and family fun. Nov. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Creations at Cedar St. Bridge, 334 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. Free.
Yuletide at the MAC - Nov. 15-17. Spokane Art School’s holiday festival of fine arts and crafts. This year continues the 30-year tradition of Yuletide and will be held on two levels of the MAC with artists whose talents encompass ceramics, paintings, mixed media, jewelry, photography, woodwork, fiber arts and more. There will be seasonal holiday items, as well. Nov. 15, noon-4:30 p.m. and Nov. 16-17, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave. Free admission. (509) 363-5344.
Custer’s Christmas Arts & Crafts Show - Nov. 16-18. 36th annual event. 300 artists and crafters. Nov. 16, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., and Nov. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $7, good all weekend; free/age 12 and younger. (509) 924-0588.
Unique Gifts Gallery Artist Show - Artisan Christmas gifts. Nov. 16, 5 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 William St., Post Falls. Free admission. (208) 457-8950.
Holiday Bazaar - Two large halls will be filled with stocking stuffers, hostess gifts and creative ideas for those hard-to-shop-for people on your list. This event is a fundraiser to help us repair and refurbish the club’s historic building. Nov. 17, 9 a.m., Woman’s Club of Spokane, 1428 W. Ninth Ave. Free admission. (509) 383-5667.
8th Annual Handmade Ornament Show - Nov. 23-25. Features handmade Christmas ornaments from a variety of local artists. Materials include paper, beads, wire, glass, feathers and found objects. Proceeds benefit the Spokane Art School. Tinman Gallery, 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500.
Festival of Fair Trade - Nov. 23-25, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily. Support Spokane’s economy, as well as communities in need around the globe. This year’s festival will feature handcrafts, clothing, jewelry and pottery – all made in sweatshop-free environments. Community Building, 35 W. Main St. Free. (509) 448-6561.
“Slightly West of Spokane” Artist Studios Tour - This event features more than 16 artists in eight different studios/locations on a self-guided tour around the Medical Lake/Cheney area. Media include pottery, jewelry, polymer clay, watercolor, acrylic, oil, charcoal portraits, mixed media, photography, and wood arts and craft accessories. Light refreshments will be served. A map will be available in November on the events calendar at www.cityofcheney.org. Nov. 24, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Free. (509) 235-2537.
Crafting Unity: Native American Beading - Presented by Gonzaga University’s Unity Multicultural Education Center. Nov. 28, noon-2 p.m., Gonzaga University, Crosby Main Floor, 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-5836.
EVHS Craft Fair - Benefiting the East Valley High School. Dec. 1-2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. More than 50 local crafters. East Valley High School, 15711 E. Wellesley, Spokane Valley. $1. 509 939-7805.
SCC Fall Craft Show - Dec. 1, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St. (208) 304-9264.
Submit information about upcoming craft events by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to (509) 459-5098 or by mail to Spokesman-Review, Features Department, P.O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210.