Regional crafters at annual Shaker Craft Fair
The Shaker Craft Fair will be held Saturday, July 12, and Sunday, July 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
on the grounds of Shaker Heritage Society, 25 Meeting House Road, off Heritage Lane, Colonie, near the Albany International Airport.
Looking for gifts for the home or gifts for a friend? Jewelry, apparel, ornaments, household goods, toys and gourmet foods are among the most popular items. More than 70 local and regional crafters will have booths on the grounds of the Shaker Heritage Society, home of America’s first Shaker settlement.
A Family Activity Tent will host activities for all ages throughout the weekend. Free Face Painting by Premo Designs from 1 to 3 p.m. both days.
Members of the Abenaki First Nation will offer traditional craft activities, displays, and music.
Site tours are offered both days at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Admission is $4. Shaker Heritage Society members, military veterans and ages younger than 18, free. Visit http://shakerheritage.org for a coupon offering $1 off admission. Call (518) 456-7890. All proceeds benefit the Shaker Heritage Society Education Programs.
Gloria MazurePost Author
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