First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach, 520 Royal Palm Boulevard, Vero Beach, Florida 32960
December 7, 2013, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Christmas Tree Lane
Christmas Tree Lane returns Saturday morning, December 7, to the First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach, 520 Royal Palm Boulevard, Vero Beach. Christmas Tree Lane, a Vero tradition since 1954, is full of opportunities for Christmas shopping. From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, it will be a holiday shopperâs dream. Best of all, all proceeds benefit local charities and PW missions.
According to Joan Irvine, chair, the bazaar will include a number of specialty shops. The Unique Boutique, one of the eventâs most popular, features a wealth of new and gently used personal, household, and gift items. The Handmade Treasures shop offers one-of-a-kind childrenâs clothing, table linens, note cards, hand-knitted articles, ensembles that fit American Girl dollsÂ®, and other hand-fashioned delights. The Artisans Gallery will feature seven artists, including Beach Beads jewelry by Alice McKenna, pottery by Valerie Risher, oil paintings by Jen Craig, pen and ink animal print notecards by Lisa Hanlin, watercolors by Betty Wade, wood sculptures by Steven Franek, and handcrafted glass creations by Bobbie Manus, the Glassy Lady of West Palm Beach.
Youâll be able to satisfy your sweet tooth at Gourmet Goodies, stocked with fresh pecans and custom treats, and buy freshly baked Cookies by the Pound, a PW tradition for sixty years. A new shop this year is the Bargain Boutique where all items cost a dollar or less.
Culinary Capers will cater the festive ladies only holiday luncheon with door prizes galore. The menu includes tuna and chicken salads, cottage cheese with fresh fruit, orange blossom muffins, and their signature Fruits of the Forest pie for dessert. The luncheon features entertainment by Jacob Craig, Director of Music and Arts, and door prizes galore. The cost for lunch is just $20 per person; reservations are due December 4. Tickets go on sale November 17.
Further information about the event and reservations are available by calling 772-562-9088 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All women of the community are welcome to join us for a day of shopping fun and a wonderful luncheon. Weâre looking forward to seeing you and your friends on Christmas Tree Lane!