Soroptimists hosting sip and paint ‘fun-raiser’

Come paint with us! Soroptimist International of Trinity County invites you to a fun-raising Sip and Paint for beginners, directed by Sadie Fagan, on Saturday, Jan. 23. Event will be held via Zoom. Cost is $35 per painter.

Soroptimists will provide canvas, paint, brushes, palette needed for project. Also included will be choice of individual serving of wine, beer, soft drink and a snack. Supply bags will be available for curbside pick-up, by appointment, Jan. 20-22.

Painting starts at 7 p.m., with an expected end of 9 p.m.

Limited to 20 painters. Deadline to sign up is Jan. 15.

For more information or to sign up, email TrinityCountySoroptimist@gmail.com or see their Facebook page: Soroptimist International of Trinity County.

Soroptimist Mission: Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization that provides women and girls with the access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment.

Peddlers Faire canceled

The board of the Lewiston Sparkies have decided to cancel the 2021 Old Lewiston Peddlers’ Faire for Saturday, June 5, due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns regarding groups gathering.

The Faire takes months of preparation, advertising and publicity. It was decided to forego the activities and related expenses so that a last-minute cancellation did not have to occur.

The Sparkies plan to resume the Faire in 2022.

Yard Sale dates set

Dates for the two annual Countywide Yard Sales organized by The Trinity Journal have been set for 2021.

Spring: April 23-25

Fall: Sept. 10-12

Advertising, listings deadlines are generally two weeks prior.

Buyers can anticipate lots of new treasures as sellers have had lots of extra time this past year to clear out garages and closets.

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