Upcoming Christmas craft fairs

Greek society bazaar; Scandinavian craft fair; St. Peter’s Christmas fair; Swan Lake craft sale

Greek society bazaar

Victoria and Vancouver Island Greek Community Society offers desserts, pastries and other baked goods and an arts and crafts exhibition Nov. 17 and 18, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, Greek Community Centre, 4648 Elk Lake Dr.

Scandinavian craft fair

The Scandinavian craft fair features crafts, baking, jewelry and Norwegian sweaters. Light lunch available and the event has free admission on Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Norway House, 1110 Hillside Ave.

St. Peter’s Christmas fair

Christmas fair and luncheon at the Anglican Church, 3939 St. Peter’s Rd. Dec. 1, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Features fresh greens, Christmas gifts, and decor, books, jewelry, a children’s table, silent auction, home-baking, preserves, and chicken pies. Hot lunch $10.

Swan Lake craft sale

Swan Lake craft sale Dec. 1, noon to 3 p.m. at the nature sanctuary, 3873 Swan Lake Rd.

Features demonstrations of quilting, knitting, card making and painting, hand-crafted gifts, almond bark & chocolate truffles, apple sauce, baked goods, cards, and nature-themed items.

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