Register for fall craft program

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Pictured from left, Mary Ann Lienhart Cross, Maryann Zerbe, Kim McCreary, and Joellen Allison display some of the craft ideas to be presented at “Simplified Festive Ideas” from 9-11 a.m. Saturday October 14, 2017, at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds.

GOSHEN, IN — The Elkhart County Extension Homemakers will host “Simplified Festive Ideas” from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, October 14 in the Home and Family Arts Building, located on the Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds. 

Each participant will receive a booklet with recipes, patterns, and instructions. The cost is $5 per person, payable at the door.

The program begins with sharing ideas from fall through the winter and spring holidays. Homemakers will demonstrate how to make painted landscape blocks, floral arrangements, greeting cards, and sewing projects to be used as gifts. There will be a segment of the program all about holiday food ideas using small appliances, especially featuring the crock pot.

Committee members organizing the event are Joellen Allison, Ramona Huber, Maryann Zerbe, Kim McCreary, Mary Gawthrop, and Extension Educator Mary Ann Lienhart Cross.

Pre-registration is requested by calling the Purdue Extension Elkhart County Office at 574-533-0554. This program and all Purdue University programs are open to the general public. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate contact Mary Ann Lienhart Cross at the above mentioned number.