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- Tree-lighting festival kicks off holiday season in Machesney Park
- Roscoe Boy Scout Troop’s tree stand at new location
- Tips for selecting safe toys for kids this holiday season
- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
- Lee Hamilton: What lies ahead for Congress
- Rockford Public Schools faces $8.8 deficit, board OKs flat tax, HR chief
- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
Vendors sought for outdoor family event
Wind Ridge Herb, Garden & Wellness Faire in Caledonia will be held rain or shine from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, June 25.
The event is designed to offer activities for the entire family, including farm animal petting zoo, Billy the Balloon Guy, herb and wellness demonstrations, herb garden tours, live music, food and beverages, and vendors selling a variety of items from herbal items; garden services, items and décor; wellness educational, products and services; pottery, birdbaths, photography, wine, gourmet foods and more.
Admission is $3 per person and free for ages 15 and younger. A percentage of the day’s profits will be donated to PAWS Humane Society in Rockford.
Vendors providing items listed above and others related to “green,” recycling, handcrafted designs and nature are desired. Contact Vickie at (815) 965-6172 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Spaces are limited.
From the June 8-14, 2011 issue