The Jolly Moosers’ annual Craft Show and Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, July 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Big Moose Fire Hall.
Crafters from Old Forge, Boonville and Big Moose will have a variety of handcrafted items including: baskets, rag rugs, scarves, wooden items, lawn ornaments, American Doll Clothes, knit and crochet items, floral arrangements and more for the public to purchase.
Members of the Jolly Moosers organization will be donating delicious homemade baked goods to sell at the bake sale table.
The Jolly Moosers have also been busy making woodsy items to sell including handmade soap, cookbooks, soy candles, cutlery, dishtowels, craft items, etc.
The Jolly Moosers 2011 Raffle is a “Lottery Tree” comprised of New York State lottery tickets. Raffle tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 and will available for purchase the day of the show or from any Jolly Moosers member.
The drawing will be held on Tuesday, July 26 at the Jolly Mooser annual summer dinner. The winner does not need to be present to win.
Proceeds of the sale will be allocated to numerous local groups, food banks, fire and rescue companies.
The Jolly Moosers has been supporting the local community since 1956.
Over 80 women are members of the group. Information on becoming a member will be available during the show.
A few craft stand spaces are still available. If you are a crafter interested in participating, or would like more information about the show, call (315) 357-2047.
The Big Moose Fire Hall is located approximately five miles from Rt. 28 in Eagle Bay on the Big Moose Road.