Takoma Park Alternative Gift Fair

Angel, doing her "promotion thing"

Angel, doing her “promotion thing”

Star Gazing Farm will be one of the charities participating in this marvelous event. This is an opportunity to do some thoughtful, environmentally friendly holiday shopping. We will be there with our good friend Angel the sheep!

Give gifts that touch people’s hearts, honor them and make a real difference to those in need.
Saturday, December 7, 2013, 12 noon – 4 pm

Takoma Park Presbyterian Church
310 Tulip Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912
(corner of Tulip & Maple), three blocks from the Takoma Metro Station
Can’t make it?? You can print and mail in a shopping list by Dec 12

Gifts you can buy for friends and family this year for the farm:

  • A week’s worth of fresh greens for our resident rescued rabbits and for visitors at the “Bunny Motel”
  • Annual vaccinations and checkups for a rescued farm animal
  • Sponsor a children’s educational tour to the farm

All gifts are tax-deductible and include a certificate to drop into a holiday card. Shopping done!
Bring the whole family and start the holiday season with a lift and a renewed sense of what holiday giving is all about. Plus :

  • a supervised Children’s Corner with a visit from Santa,
  • cookie decorating for the home bound (delivered by Meals on Wheels),
  • a tasty sweet and savory bake sale
  • a raffle with great prizes from local businesses
  • live music all afternoon from local musicians
  • a Serenity Corner with free seated shoulder/back massage!

Facebook Event to invite friends: https://www.facebook.com/events/585063411549278/
For information or to volunteer, contact Mimi Ikle-Khalsa, Fair Director, at aggw_inc@yahoo.com
100% money donated for gifts goes to the charities at the fair no matter how you pay. Checks, cash and credit cards are welcome.

Sponsored by  Alternative Gifts of Greater Washington ( http://www.aggw.org) and the Takoma Park Presbyterian Church with the participation of Sun Trust Bank, Takoma Park Child Development Center, Blessed Coffee, La Mano, Girl Scout Troop 1456. And many more…