St. Paul United Methodist Church, 750 Norland Avenue, Chambersburg, PA, will host its fourth annual Authors’ Fair & Book Festival on Saturday, October 1, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the church’s Family Life Center. Authors will be on hand to sell and sign their books. A wide variety of both fiction and non-fiction books will be available. The many different genres include historical fiction, memoirs, Civil War, children’s stories, mystery, romance, autobiography, cookbooks, cat stories, poetry, self-help, and Holocaust stories.
Authors will also lead mini-seminars on various topics throughout the day. From 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, author Virginia Stake will present a religious Civil War drama she has written. Marie Hershey, a local musician from Cumberland Valley School of Music, will provide musical entertainment. Call the church office at 717-267-3085 for more information.
Christmas shop with Old World Charm! You will find more than you can imagine with Queens Greens, Fezziwig’s Fancies, Tiny TIm’s Tree Trim, Marley’s Workbench and the Old Curiosity Shop! There is a “kids only” Mousehole for children to shop for parents and loved ones. Money raised at Dickens Fair is used for missions in our community and worldwide!
Christmas spirit making you hungry? Dining options include: the Victorian Tea Room, Cratchit’s Kitchen and Pickwick’s Pub. Muffins and More and The Peppermint Stick are where to get take home baked goods, candy, cereal mixes and jams. If you have not been to Dickens Fair in years past, do not get Scrooged this year! Christmas shopping to help your neighbor!