'Tis the season for craft fairs and Christmas bazaars and all kinds of homemade awesomeness, and Patch is here to help you find every great buy out there. Every Thursday between now and Christmas, log onto Patch to read our Holiday Crafts & Bazaars Round-up.
: 181 Main St, Westerly, Fri., December 7, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Sat., December 8, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Local artists and artisans Millie Donovan, Laura Gaffke, Mary Lauzon, Jaclyn Altieri Murphy, Joyita Neerkaje, Diana Sartor, Maria Scaglione and Dora Székely will display artwork in acrylic and collage painting, printmaking, photography and jewelry.
Handmade for the Holidays: 744 Long Hill Rd. Groton, Monday through Friday, until December 21, noon to 5 p.m.: The fifth annual Handmade for the Holidays show features more than twenty local artists.
A Night of Miracles For Marik: Mohegan Fire Company, 2029 Norwich New London Tpke., Uncasville: Fri., December 7 5 to 9 p.m.: More than 25 vendors will be selling holiday items and the proceeds will benefit a Connecticut child bone cancer and the Pediatric Cancer Research.
All Paintings Great and Small: The Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St., Old Lyme, Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than sixty artists from around New England have artwork on display and for sale.
Tribal Crafts Holiday Storefront Sale:62 Halls Rd., Old Lyme, December 8, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., December 9, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Browse Native Lakota jewelry, crafts, and artwork. Proceeds go to Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota and participating Haitian artists.
Oswegatchie School - One Stop Shopping Event: Oswegatchie Elementary School, 470 Boston Post Rd., Waterford, Thu., Dec. 6, 5 to 8 p.m.: Stop by Oswegatchie School and browse items from vendors such as: Azuli Skye Jewelry, Craft Fury with East Coast Girl, Kayls Kreations and more.