33rd Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Fair at Sauquoit Valley Middle School set for this weekend

By WKTV News

SAUQUOIT, N.Y. (WKTV) - This weekend is Sauquoit Valley's 33rd Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Fair at the Sauquoit Valley Middle School.

On Friday, local vendors and ones from across the state were busy setting up in classrooms and the gym - their handmade creations ranging from colorful brooms to handmade glass.

The vendors are chosen by a panel to ensure variety and top quality work.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Sauquoit Valley Central School to kick off the holiday season, including Thanksgiving.

"There's pumpkin pies and apple pies that are home made for sale. if you're hosting and would like a little Thanksgiving decor for your home, you can find it here as well as great hostess gifts," said Jill Hayes, Vice President of the Sauquoit Valley PTO.

The arts and craft fair runs Saturday, November 19, 2011 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, November 20, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission for adults is $3, and on Sunday, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand, with Mrs. Claus doing a reading of The Polar Express.

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