Church store open, selling trees
The Bridgewater Congregational Church is hosting its fifth annual fair-trade store through Dec. 23.
Handcrafted items provided by Ten Thousand Villages and SERRV, two nonprofit fair-trade organizations sponsoring artisans from 32 developing nations, are available.
In addition to global handcrafts, the store features the sale of items made in Bridgewater.
Christmas trees are also available to buy outside.
Patrons may shop at the store or purchase trees at the Clapboard Road church Fridays from 4 to 6 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Dec. 23.
For more information, call the church at 860-354-8283.