First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury fair to be held Nov. 3

Sue Russell unpacks wine glasses for the tag sale.

Shrewsbury – On Saturday Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury will hold its bi-annual church fair, which continues an 175 year tradition. The fair will include a flea market, silent auction, cookie walk, craft tables and a Hands for Hope candy table.  According to the church’s Facebook page:  Items for sale include homemade baked goods, jams & jellies, jewelry, plants and more.  Coffee will be served in the morning followed by a chili lunch at lunchtime.

photos/Jerry Callaghan

One of many tea cups for sale at the church tag sale.
Janice Benicek puts her experience as a former owner of a thrift store to good use while pricing goods for the First Congregational Church’s tag sale.
Kathi Buzzell (l) and Sue Russell take a break from getting things ready for the tag sale.