Every holiday season you have many gift giving choices. We
ask everyone to consider shopping locally to give hand-made items to the special people on your list. You will not only be giving a one-of-a-kind gift but you will be supporting local crafters/artisans and organizations. Friday evening, November 30: 6-8PM and Saturday, December 1: 10am-3pm.
All That Glitters Holiday Shopping (formally "Made In Lakeville") is a NEW event with 28 crafters located in one location; Loon Pond Lodge at Ted Williams Camp, 28 Precinct Street, Lakeville. You will hear holiday music both days as you shop. Friday evening, at November 30 you can experience a sip and stroll-like feeling. On Saturday, December 1 you will enjoy a holiday family feel with Santa available for selfies between 11am and 1pm!
There were twenty-eight crafters at this special event selling such crafts as leather items, jewelry made from antique buttons, acrylic paintings, cards, photography, handmade pottery, woven items, knitted items, acrylic paintings, handmade cards, dog and cat items, resin work of seascapes & suncatchers, woven wall hangings, organite items, scented oils, sweatshirts, hand woven baskets, among many other items to give as a gift to that special someone.
You may also need to grab a holiday wreath or a Christmas tree. Be sure to support the Apponequet Athletic Boosters by purchasing a tree and/or a wreath at their annual sale held at the old Town House on Saturday, Dec 1 between 9am and 3pm and again Sunday, December 2 IF they do not sell everything on Saturday!!!
Make a stop at the Lakeville Library to check out the annual Friends of the Library’s Open House as they serve complimentary cider and holiday cookies until 2PM.
PLUS Children of all ages are welcomed to join the fun of the always popular Gingerbread House Workshop between 10am and 1PM. All materials for this activity will be provided by the Friends of the Library.
On your way to or from purchasing your trees and wreaths AND creating your gingerbread house, be sure to visit the historic Lakeville United Church of Christ at 3 Precinct Street to enjoy their Holiday Open House with the peace and tranquility of the decorated sanctuary with prerecorded music between 9am and 2pm. There will be complimentary hot chocolate, cider, and homemade cookies as well as gift items, candy, and baked goods for sale.