Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing will hold an artisan craft fair and open house on Friday October 24, noon-4 pm and Saturday, October 25, 10 am – 4 pm. Featured crafts include unique hand-made jewelry, repurposed wine bottles, sea glass creations, cards, water colors, quilted items, doll clothes and more. Featured artists include:
- Marilyn Webb
- Beth Ezold
- Dell Rodman
- Karen Rogers
- Lynn Gauthier
- and many more.
- Quilted cotton purses and totes
- American Girl dresses
- Fabric pottery and jewelry, wall hangings, mats, table runners
- Alpaca accessories - gloves, hats, scarves, shawls, teddy bears, socks
- Floral and home decor, oil paintings, prints, braided and beaded jewelry
- Austrian crystal Swarovski jewelry
- Lighted bottles, bird feeders, lanterns from wine bottles
- Pens, peppermills, bowls, wine stoppers
In addition there will be a demonstration of Navajo and floor weaving by Pam Engberg and the Weavers Guild of Springfield. Delicious lunch and baked goods will also be available.
There is no charge to attend and all proceeds benefit the Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing Philanthropic Fund that provides resident assistance funds, staff scholarships and other improvements to Reeds Landing.
During the craft fair, Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing model apartments will be open for tours, and complimentary refreshments prepared by the community chef will be served.
For more information, contact Mary Serrenho at (413) 355-5803.
About The Loomis Communities:
The Loomis Communities has been a visionary in exceptional senior living throughout the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. It was the first organization in the state to open a continuing care retirement community.
With a mission of enriching the lives of older adults, The Loomis Communities offers independent living apartments and cottages, assisted living and skilled nursing care on three campuses in the Pioneer Valley: Applewood in Amherst, Loomis Lakeside at Reeds Landing in Springfield, and Loomis Village in South Hadley.
For more information, call us at the number in the upper right of this webpage or send us a note through our Contact Us form.