Sherman High bazaar
SETH, W.Va. -- The Sherman High School student council is raising money for its annual community Christmas dinner by holding a community bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 10 in the high school gymnasium.
The student council is looking for vendors to take part as well as businesses such as Thirty-one, Sabika, Avon, Mary Kay, photography, pharmacy, child gyms and artists and craftsmen.
Tables start at $10 in advance, $15 at the door, and $30 for tables with electricity. Interested vendors should contact Regina Larkin at 304-837-3301 or regin...@hotmail.com.
Sunrise arts walk
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The American Lung Association in West Virginia will present an "Arts of Man and Nature" walk on the Sunrise Carriage Trail Oct. 28 as part of FestivALL Fall.
Musicians will be performing and visual art will be stationed along the 0.65-mile trail. Brief plays will also be staged.
The walk begins at 1 p.m. from the lower end of the Carriage Trail at the end of the South Side Bridge and just below Bridge Road.
The purpose of the walk is to bring families, friends and the community together to raise awareness of the 35 million Americans suffering from lung disease, including asthma, lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
For more information or to volunteer, contact Chaste Truman Barclay at 304-342-6600 or cbarc...@lunginfo.org.
Global Market shopping
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Global Market will be open Oct. 31 through Nov. 4 at First Presbyterian Church, 16 Leon Sullivan Way.
Jewelry, woven fabrics, baskets, clothing and other handmade items from 10 different nonprofit Fair Trade organizations will be for sale.
New for Global Market 2012 are Partners for Just Peace, representing artisans from South America, and Pal Craft Aid which represent artisans from the Holy Land.
The organizations often represent girls and women who have been sold into sex-trafficking and have been rescued and are being provided with medical attention and counseling, and taught a trade such as jewelry making and silk weaving.