ATHENA - The Fabric Arts Faire will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 8 at Sacred Heart Hall on the corner of Fifth and College streets in Athena.

The event is sponsored by Athena Library Friends Association to benefit the new library's fireplace and furnishings fund.

Fabric and yarn will be sold by the pound at the fair. There also will be hand-made children's clothes, knit wear, well-dressed stuffed

animals sewing patterns and kits, as well as embroidery and crochet thread and a free thread-spinning demonstration.

Free workshops in knitting and quilting techniques also are planned and there will be children's craft activities. A soup and pie meal will be served from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and will cost $4. For more information, call 566-3090 or 566-2461.

Tags

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.