November 2nd , 2012 9:16 am Leave a comment

First Presbyterian will host Ten Thousand Villages Sale

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First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethton will have its annual Ten Thousand Villages Festival Sale the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11.

The sale Saturday, Nov. 11, will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m.

Featured will be an exquisite collection of handmade gifts, home deor, musical instruments, jewelry and personal accessories. The sale will help skilled artisans in 38 countries receive a fair price for their products.

Among the items for sale will include hand loomed textiles, pottery, jewelry, baskets, toys, and a variety of nativities.

The church has hosted the sale for the past 15 years, showcasing handcrafted items marketed by Ten Thousand Villages, a non-profit fair trade organiation based in Akron, Pa.

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