The Raquette Lake Parents Teachers and Friends will sponsor the 25th Annual Arts and Crafts Fair at the Raquette Lake School on Route 28 on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This is a juried show with all items being displayed for sale the work of the exhibitor on site, the majority of who reside in the Adirondack Park.
Adirondack artists exhibiting include Fawn Ridge Pottery of Chestertown and South Bay Jewelry of Raquette Lake.
Lis Barsuglia-Madsen is back with her handwoven clothing, rugs and accessories.
David “R.C.” Oster’s award-winning pen and ink drawings of historic buildings and Adirondack scenes; Bob Montesano’s local photography; Sid Ward’s cutting boards; Barbara Green’s handwoven baskets; stained glass, homemade jams and jellies and homemade fudge will also be available for sale.
Kent Menges of “Adironstix” will be displaying his wrought iron Adirondack-themed creations and Lynn Ballou of Raquette Lake will have her limited edition prints and notecards.
There will be a Chinese raffle with items donated by the exhibitors with the drawings taking place at 3:30 p.m. You need not be present to win.
North Country Life Flight, a not-for-profit, free, critical care flight service which serves the Adirondacks, will be the beneficiary of the raffle.
The show is held at the school and will be held rain or shine.