Are you crafty, and local? There’s a Ravenna holiday sale for that.

The Fourth Annual Ravenna Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale is looking for a few more local crafty types to sell their wares during the event on Saturday, December 10.

The deadline for artist applications has been extended to Tuesday, November 22.

The application and all the details about the sale — table sizes, advertising, artist responsibilities and more — can be found in this document (PDF).

Used book sale this weekend at Third Place Books

Looking for a good read? Or perhaps a STACK of good reads?

Ravenna Third Place Books (6504 20th Avenue NE) has your back.

Image courtesy of Third Place Books

November 6 and 7, at both locations, all TPB’s used books will be 40% off.  Not bad.

What would I get? Probably something by Bill Bryson. Or Oliver Sacks. And a new Richard Scarry title to endlessly read to my child.

Calling all crafters and artists! The RECC Holiday Craft Sale is coming!

The Third Annual Ravenna Holiday Arts and Crafts Sale will be held at the Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center (6535 Ravenna Ave NE) on Saturday, December 4th, from 10am-4pm.

DATE: Check. VENUE: Check. But what about the CRAFTS?

Striped Baby Hat, from; picture ©2009-2010 Ann Scranton

That’s where YOU come in.

Via email (from one of the organizers of the event):

The sale prides itself on high‐quality, unique, crafts made by local artisans. We are currently accepting applications from artists. Items must be handmade (not mass-produced).

Interested in selling your hand-wrought wares to at this local event, or know someone else who might? Email ravholiday [at] to receive an application form.

Applications are due by October 29th.

Thanks to Deb for the info.