Homemade fare shines at church bazaars
Homemade preserves, pickles and baked goods are on sale for culinary treasure seekers as island churches follow the tradition of fundraising fall festivals.
» Liliuokalani Protestant Church in Haleiwa will sell Hawaiian plate lunches and the Hawaiian kukui nut condiment kulolo at its Harvest Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. next Saturday. Baked goods, jam and pickled items, produce, arts and crafts will also be on sale. Vendors and crafts makers may reserve a booth by calling 637-9364. Shoppers are asked to bring canned food donations to be given to Hawaii Foodbank.
» Makiki Community of Christ, 1666 Mott-Smith Drive, will hold its Art, Craft and Food Fair from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. next Saturday.
» St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 539 Kapahulu Ave., will be the site of a Parish Rummage Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. next Saturday. Used clothing, household goods and books will be on sale.
» Waipahu United Church of Christ, 94-330 Mokuola St. Rotisserie chicken at $8 each will be sold hot from the grill during the Fall Bazaar next Saturday. Sale booths will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. offering jams, pickled vegetables, fresh produce and plants, as well as a rummage sale array of clothing, housewares, toys, books and CDs. Chickens may be reserved by calling 677-3317.
» Nuuanu Congregational Church, 2651 Pali Highway, will hold its White Elephant for Missions sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 21. Besides used kitchenware, jewelry and books, members will sell homemade chutney, lilikoi jelly, jaboticaba and the church cookbook "Itadakimasu." Food booths will offer saimin and hamburgers.