Alternative Christmas Fair
Saturday, December 6
9:30am – 3:00pm
Please join us at our annual Alternative Christmas Fair and support non-profits and artists working for justice, peace and the good of the earth. Purchase holiday gifts and much more!!
Come learn about the following organizations and support their work
SERRV…..sharing hand crafts from artisans around the world
HEIFER INTERNATIONAL……passing on the gift of food via animals & farming
NAKBA MUSEUM…Nakba Museum Project of Memory and Hope — a new museum highlighting the experience of Palestinian refugees
FISTULA FOUNDATION….dedicated to ending the suffering caused by the childbirth injury of obstetric fistula
EPIC……Empowering Youth for Peace in Iraq — one of EPIC’s core focuses is supporting local programs that empower youth—in conjunction with local partners, and with the Iraqi youth themselves
New Community Project ….supporting women’s issues & care of the earth
Koinonia Partners …fresh pecans for sale, supporting job opportunities and more in Georgia
Equal Exchange …. fair trade coffee, tea, & chocolate
Local artists’ work will be featured and available for purchase.
Our bake sale table sells individual treats for enjoyment while you are browsing the fair, and whole pies, cakes and assortments of cookies and other baked goods to compliment your holiday party or dinner.
Bring the kids for free cookie baking & craft activities and enjoy lunch at our food stand selling polish sausages & veggie burgers, fresh candied nuts, and more.
The Alternative Craft Fair is held in our church building on the corner of Route 1 and Tuckerman Street in University Park, MD (the church address for your GPS is 4413 Tuckerman St, University Park, Maryland 20782 or we are a few blocks’ walk from the PG Plaza Metro station on the Green Line)