DIOPA Connections: One-Time Events: Rummages/Fairs/Flea Markets


Christmas Bazaar at St. John the Evangelist, Essington
on Friday, November 17 (5-8 p.m.) and Saturday, November 18,
(10 a.m.-2 p.m.). Meal combo – Friday only. Pictures with Santa. New
merchandise vendors, baked goods, handmade crafts, cookie walk, kid’s
krafts, Tombola, and used books. Vendors call: 610-357-5875. The church is
located at 3rd and Wanamaker Avenue, Essington.


Join us at St. Mary’s Church in Wayne, at the corner of Lancaster & Louella
Avenues, for our annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday,
November 18
from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Come for breakfast and/or lunch,
shop for holiday baked goods and gifts, visit our vintage shoppe and tool/sports
booth. Enter in the Lucky Duck 50/50 and Shades of Pink handmade quilt raffle;
raffle chance donations are 1 for $2 or 6 for $10. Live music and children’s
activities too! 

Trinity Episcopal Church will hold a Rummage Sale on Saturday, November
beginning at 9:00 a.m. and ending at 2:00 pm. While there will neither be clothing nor
furniture, everything else will be organized into departments and fairly and reasonably priced.
Just in time for the holidays, Trinity’s Christmas table will open concurrently with the rummage
sale. Trinity is located at 708 South Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA. For more information, contact
Karen Richter at karenrichter120@gmail.com.

Come join the Episcopal Church Women of Calvary St.
Augustine Episcopal Church
for a Pre-Holiday
Pantry Party
on Saturday, November 18, 2017
from 1 – 4 p.m. Admission is $2. Raffles, fun and games.
Contact Janet Harris at 215-747-6966 or any ECW member.
The church is located at 814 N. 41st Street, Philadelphia.


Canterbury Market on Saturday, November 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
at St. James Episcopal Church, Prospect Park. Famous lunch room, Cookie Walk,
tea room, bake & soup sale, silent auction, White Elephant, tired jewelry, 50-50’s, lottery
wreath, and raffles. Featuring our cookie walk with over 25 homemade varieties. Kids –
decorate gingerbread man, games, chance table, crafts, and face painting. Pictures with
Santa from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The church is located at 11th and Lincoln in Prospect Park. 

Christmas Sale Saturday, December 2nd from 9:00
a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at St. Christopher’s Church, Parish Hall, 226
Righters Mill Road, Gladwyne. Gifts of all kinds for all ages! Toys,
Books, Linens, Silver, Christmas Decorations and Ornaments,
Jewelry, Treasures and Collectibles. All proceeds go to Outreach to
help the less fortunate.

Church of the Redeemer, 145 W. Springfield Rd, Springfield, will host its
annual Christmas Treasures and More event, 9 a.m. to
3 p.m. on Saturday, December 2. In addition to the multiple treasures for
sale, there will be a cookie walk, raffle baskets, silent auction, homemade baked
goods, and our Thrift Shop, with breakfast and lunch available. The event is
held rain or shine, and has become one of the premier Christmas sales events in
the area. For more information, call, 610-544-8113, or visit www.redeemerspringfield.net. 

Saturday, December 2: Episcopal Church of the Ascension will be participating in
‘Christmas in Parkesburg’ to benefit the Parkesburg Library. Events at
the church include: 10 a.m. – Noon Photos with Santa; Noon – 1 p.m. Soup & Bread Lunch;
1:30 – 3:00 Wreath Making: Fresh greens & forms provided, bring your own decorations to
personalize them! 3-3:30 p.m. Holiday Organ & Piano concert by Melissa Kennedy. Join us
for a day of holiday festivities! Tickets for ‘Christmas in Parkesburg’ can be purchased at the
Parkesburg Library: https://www.parkesburglibrary.org/.

Holiday Flea Market at St. Andrews in-the-Field on
Saturday, December 2nd from10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Christmas Fleas
with food, hot dogs, beverages and hot soup. The church is located at
500 Somerton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19116. For more information,
call: 215-673-5938.