CHRISTMAS TREASURES: Lake Milton Presbyterian Church, 942 Grandview Road, Lake Milton, is holding its Christmas Treasures sale 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. New and like-new items will be for sale for $5 or less. The church cookbook with more than 300 recipes also will be available.
FUNDRAISER FOR POUND: Volunteers of the Trumbull County Pound & Community are hosting a Chinese auction and “Dine Out 4 Paws” fundraiser 3 to 6 p.m. Dec. 3, at Barrel 33, 8208 East Market St. in the Howland Plaza.
Guests have the chance to win gift baskets, gift cards and other great prizes at the Chinese auction. Twenty percent of bill receipts also will go to the fundraiser.
All proceeds go to the Volunteers of The Trumbull County Pound & Community for the vetting, spaying, neutering, vaccinations, collars and harnesses for needy dogs.
Contact 330-395-9463 for more information.
TCTC CRAFT SHOW: Trumbull Career and Technical Center will host the TCTC Relay for Life Team “Santa’s Family Craft and Vendor Show” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3. Admission is free and open to the public.
The show is open to craftspeople, artists and vendors in a variety of media that will exhibit and sell their own work. Media categories include clay, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, man made materials, metal, mixed media, natural materials, painting/drawing, paper, photography and wood. Live demonstrations are encouraged and celebrated at the show. Tables are available.
All vendors and artists are welcome to join this family event. There will be Christmas movies for children, pictures with Santa, gift wrapping by donation and so much more available for a family fun day. Contact Jamie Stephens at 330-847-0503 ext. 1031 to reserve a table or with any questions.
CHRISTMAS MARKETPLACE: The Mahoning Valley Historical Society will host a Christmas Marketplace 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Tyler History Center, 325 W. Federal St., Youngstown. The society is seeking vendors for this show, which will include holiday crafters, cookie bakers and candy makers.
For more information, call the society at 330-743-2589.
ANGELS’ HOLIDAY SALE: Angels for Animals welcomes the public to the annual Holiday Decorations, Antiques and Collectibles, and Jewelry Sale. The event takes place 6 to 9 p.m. Friday (admission fee for first choice), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 3 and noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 4, in Andrews Hall at Angels for Animals, 4750 W. South Range Road, Canfield.
On the first Saturday, Robert Retort, an experienced and licensed auctioneer in Ohio and Pennsylvania, will be on hand to do appraisals for anyone who wants to know the value of their own treasures. For a charge he will appraise up to three items per person.
The following weekend, Dec. 9 and 10, gives shoppers another opportunity to find more bargains, and the final day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 17, will be the 50 percent off bargain day.
A Cookie Walk will be featured Dec. 10, as well as pictures with Santa.
The event features donations of Christmas decor and a treasure trove of gifts for the season. Items already donated include antique oriental art pieces, vintage furniture, china, glassware, lamps, antique and contemporary pieces of jewelry, with many more donations to arrive.
Donations are being accepted until Nov. 30, at the shelter during regular hours, noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
For questions about donations or the sale, call Robin Helscel at the shelter at 330-549-1111, or Diane Less at 330-502-5352, or Susie Cope at 330-540-6892. Pickups may be available for large donations.
All proceeds support the many programs of Angels for Animals.