Church to open store, sell trees
Updated 9:31 pm, Tuesday, November 20, 2012
The Bridgewater Congregational Church will kick off its fifth annual fair-trade store Nov. 23.
Handcrafted items provided by Ten Thousand Villages and SERRV, two nonprofit fair-trade organizations sponsoring artisans from 32 developing nations, will be sold.
In addition to global handcrafts, the store will feature the sale of items made in Bridgewater.
Christmas trees will also be sold outside.
Patrons may shop at the store or purchase trees at the Clapboard Road church Fridays from 4 to 6p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 23 through Dec. 23.
For more information, call the church at 860-354-8283.